[Gmsh] Msh-file element type sequence
cgeuzaine at ulg.ac.be
Fri Mar 11 22:21:09 CET 2016
> On 29 Feb 2016, at 16:31, Benjamin Isbarn <babene88 at googlemail.com> wrote:
> I'm wondering if it is safe to assume a constant sequence regarding
> the element types in the MSH2 output files?!
> Judging by the source code in the file 'GModelIO_MSH2.cpp' the
> sequence is as follows (with Mesh.SaveAll=1, or no physical entities):
> I just wanted to verify that i got this right and if this sequence is
> somehow future proof, so that newer versions won't break this, since
> I'd like to rely on this sequence for my parser.
Gmsh will continue to save elements in that order; but the format does not enforce it...
> Best regards,
> Benjamin Isbarn
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