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0003545OpenFOAMFeaturepublic2020-09-08 15:24
ReporterAyush3018Assigned Tohenry 
Status closedResolutionno change required 
PlatformlinuxOSubuntuOS Version16.04
Product Version8 
Fixed in Version 
Summary0003545: Solvers are missing and its corresponding examples are also missing in tutorials
DescriptionMany solvers like sonicFoam ,sonicLiquidFoam,etc are not there in compressible folder. this missing in both
 tutorials folder (/opt/openfoam8/tutorials/compressible) and solver folder (/opt/openfoam8/application/compressible) . As solver is not there , so sonicFoam does not run even if I download thr tutorial folder from repository.
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2020-09-07 20:44



2020-09-07 22:12

manager   ~0011497

That is correct, they are no longer needed as rhoPimpleFoam support sonicFoam and sonicLiquidFoam functionality.

commit 3341f925108a759f58f06ce2fd865321af6dd6ca
Author: Henry Weller <>
Date: Wed Jun 6 11:07:45 2018 +0100

    sonicFoam, sonicDyMFoam, sonicLiquidFoam: Functionality merged into rhoPimpleFoam
    The sonicFoam, sonicDyMFoam and sonicLiquidFoam functionality has been merged
    into the transonic option of the latest rhoPimpleFoam solver and the
    corresponding tutorials moved into the rhoPimpleFoam tutorials directory.
    To run rhoPimpleFoam in transonic mode set the transonic option in the
    PIMPLE sub-dictionary of fvSolution:
        transonic yes;

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2020-09-07 20:44 Ayush3018 New Issue
2020-09-07 20:44 Ayush3018 File Added: Screenshot from 2020-09-08 01-13-20.png
2020-09-07 22:12 henry Note Added: 0011497
2020-09-07 22:12 henry Priority high => none
2020-09-07 22:12 henry Severity major => trivial
2020-09-07 22:12 henry View Status private => public
2020-09-07 22:12 henry Description Updated View Revisions
2020-09-08 15:24 henry Assigned To => henry
2020-09-08 15:24 henry Status new => closed
2020-09-08 15:24 henry Resolution open => no change required