Steffens-Jr, Alfred P
Alfred.Steffens-Jr at West.Boeing.com
Mon May 21 22:40:49 CEST 2001
Thank you. After I have learned how to use GMSH better I would be delighted
to contribute a user's guide. Thanks again,
From: Christophe Geuzaine [mailto:Christophe.Geuzaine at ulg.ac.be]
Sent: Monday, May 21, 2001 1:17 PM
To: Steffens-Jr, Alfred P
Subject: Re: Thanks again-- linux
"Steffens-Jr, Alfred P" wrote:
> Thanks again for your much-needed help. I tried your suggestion about
> multiple loops, and it works. But I am excited about the possibility of
> defining surfaces interactively. This would certainly save a lot of work.
> The tutorial is somewhat cryptic about interactive mode. I figured out
> to add points interactively, but clicking the "lines" or "surfaces"
> on the interactive GUI produces no effect. Could you describe an example
> defining a surface interactively? Thanks.
You need to follow the instructions that appear in the status bar (just
below the graphics). For example, when you select
Geometry->Elementary->Add->New->Line, you are asked to select a point.
You press 'e' when you're done (in this case after selecting 2 points),
or 'q' to abort the selection. That's it!
PS : We should really make some kind of 'user's guide'... If you like
Gmsh and have good teaching skills, you may perhaps contribute a small
Tel: 32 (0) 4 366 37 10 http://geuz.org
Fax: 32 (0) 4 366 29 10 mailto:Christophe.Geuzaine at ulg.ac.be