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m2gmetis — Converts a mesh into a graph that is compatible with METIS.

Synopsis

m2gmetis [options] <meshfile> <graphfile>

Description

Required parameters
meshfile
Stores the input mesh.
graphfile

The filename of the output graph.

Optional parameters

-gtype=string

Specifies the graph that will be generated. The possible values are:
dual
- Generate dual graph of the mesh [default]
nodal
- Generate the nodal graph of the mesh

-ncommon=int [applies when gtype=dual]

Specifies the common number of nodes that two elements must have in order to put an edge between them in the dual graph. Default is 1.

-dbglvl=int

Selects the dbglvl.

-help

Prints this message.

Info

October 2016 m2gmetis 5.1.0 User Commands