Changes for V18.0R2

pw:: TRexCondition

Changes for V18.0

pw:: Application

pw:: Block

pw:: BlockExtruded

pw:: BlockUnstructured

pw:: Connector

pw:: Display

pw:: DomainUnstructured

pw:: Examine

pw:: Face

  • pw::Face.getQuadrangleCellCount (REMOVED)
  • pw::Face.getTriangleCellCount (REMOVED)

pw:: Grid

pw:: Model

pw:: Rule

pw:: Shape

pw:: Shell

pw:: Solver

pw:: Source

pw:: SourceCurve

pw:: SourceEntity

pw:: SourcePoint

pw:: SourcePointCloud

pw:: SourceShape

pw:: Surface

pw:: UnstructuredSolver

pw::Display zoomToEntities ?-animate seconds? entities
This action changes the zoom level and pans to center the display around the list of given entities.
pw::Display zoomToFit ?-animate seconds?
This action changes the zoom level and pans to center the display around all currently visible entities.
$tc get/setConditionType type
This attribute is the condition type of the T-Rex condition.
pw::Script get/setServerActive active
This attribute is a flag for whether the Glyph Server is actively listening for client connections or not.
pw::Script get/setServerPort port
This attribute is the TCP port number of that the Glyph Server listens on for client connections.
pw::Script get/setServerAuthentication code
This attribute is an authentication code used to authenicate the clients that attempt to connect to the Glyph Server.
pw::Script processServerMessages ?-authentication code? ?-timeout seconds?
This action processes incoming messages to the Glyph Server, which allows executing Glyph commands in Pointwise over a TCP port.
pw::Application reset ?-keep keep_list? ?reset_list?
Reset the settings of the application
pw::Application isValidElementTopology name type
This action determines if the given element topology type is supported by a CAE solver.
pw::Application getCAESolverAttribute AllowedElements
This gets a list of the element types supported by the CAE solver.
pw::Application getCAESolverAttribute AllowedElementTopologies
This gets a list of the element topologies supported by the CAE solver.
$block getOversetData DonorCandidateList index
Return the donor candidate information for an overset fringe or orphan object.
$block get/setExtrusionSolverAttribute NormalQualitySmoothing < Default | bool_value >
This enables/disables normal smoothing based on a quality metric.
$block get/setExtrusionSolverAttribute NormalInteriorOnlySmoothing < Default | bool_value >
This enables/disables interior only quality based smoothing.
$block get/setExtrusionSolverAttribute NormalMaximumIterationsSmoothing < Default | maxIters >
This specifies/retrieves the maximum number of smoothing iterations.
$block get/setExtrusionSolverAttribute NormalBlendExponentSmoothing < Default | blendExp >
This specifies/retrieves the blend exponent for smoothing.
pw::BlockUnstructured split ?-trexLayers? blocks
This action splits the given TRex blocks into prism and tetrahedral cell blocks, maximizing the number of prism layers.
pw::BlockUnstructured join ?-reject rejectVar? blocks
This action joins as many of the given unstructured blocks together as possible.
pw::BlockUnstructured combineAnisoCells blocks
This action combines anisotropic tet and pyramid cells in TRex-defined blocks into tet, pyramid, prism and hex cells.
pw::BlockUnstructured get/setDefault TRexCellType value
This default is the type of cells generated by TRex of an unstructured block when it is created.
$blk getTRexTetCount
This action gets the number of T-Rex tet cells in the block.
$blk getTRexPyrCount
This action gets the number of T-Rex pyr cells in the block.
$con addBreakPoint ?< -control | -arc | -X | -Y | -Z | -U | -V >? value
This action adds one or more break points to the list of break points.
pw::Database get/setImportShellCellMode mode
This attribute notifies how shell cells should be handled on import.
pw::Display get/setShowSources show
This attribute controls showing source entities in the display.
pw::Display getSelectedEntities ?-selectionmask mask? resultVar
This action allows the user to query the display for the current set of selected entities.
pw::Display createSelectionMask ?-requireConnector filters? ?-requireDomain filters? ?-requireBlock filters? ?-requireDatabase filters? ?-requireDatabaseBoundary filters? ?-requireSpacing filters? ?-requireSource filters? ?-blockConnector filters? ?-blockDomain filters? ?-blockBlock filters? ?-blockDatabase filters? ?-blockSpacing filters? ?-blockSource filters?
This action creates a selection mask for use with selectEntities.
pw::Display selectPoint ?-description message? ?<-controlPoint conList | -connector conList | -domain domList | -database dbList | -source srcList>? ?-details varName?
This action enters an interactive mode where the user can select a single point.
$dom triangulate ?method?
This action creates a new unstructured domain by triangulating the quads in this domain.
pw::DomainUnstructured get/setDefault IsoCellType value
This default attribute controls what type of cells a domain will contain in the isotropic region (all cells if T-Rex is not applied) after generation.
pw::DomainUnstructured get/setDefault QuadMaximumIncludedAngle value
This default is the maximum included angle in degrees at a corner of a quad in an unstructured domain when it is created.
pw::DomainUnstructured get/setDefault QuadMaximumWarpAngle value
This default is the maximum warp (dihedral) angle in degrees between the two tris comprising a quad in an unstructured domain when it is created.
pw::DomainUnstructured get/setDefault TRexCellType value
This default attribute contains what type of cells a T-Rex generated domain will contain after generation.
pw::DomainUnstructured get/setDefault Algorithm algorithm
This default is the meshing algorithm of an unstructured domain when it is created.
$dom getTRexTriCellCount
This action gets the number of T-Rex triangular cells in the domain generated by the last run of the solver.
$dom getTRexQuadCellCount
This action gets the number of T-Rex quadrilateral cells in the domain generated by the last run of the solver.
pw::Examine create type
This action creates an examine object.
pw::Examine addSavedCut type value <block | form> ?-excludeCellTypes type_list? ?user_normal?
This action adds a cut to the list of saved cuts for block examine.
pw::Examine removeSavedCut type value <block | form> ?-excludeCellTypes type_list? ?user_normal?
This action removes a cut from the list of saved cuts for block examine.
pw::Grid getAll ?-type type_string? ?-gridgenCompatible?
This action gets a list of all grid entities.
pw::Grid getCount ?-type type_string? ?-gridgenCompatible?
This action gets the number of grid entities.
pw::Grid getPointCount ?<Connector | Domain | Block>?
This action gets the number of points in the entire grid.
$entity get/setIgnoreAllSources ignore
This attribute is a flag that controls whether the influence of sources should be ignored when determining grid point locations.
$entity get/setSourceCalculationMethod method
This attribute is a string that controls how spacing is calculated when multiple sources are available.
$entity getPointCount ?-constrained constrainedVar? ?-owned?
This action gets the number of grid points in the given entity.
$entity getExcludedSources
This action gets all source entities that are being explicitly excluded from affecting the grid of this entity
$entity excludeSource source ?exclude?
This action explicitly excludes a source from affecting the grid of this entity
$entity getOutOfSyncWithSources
This action checks if the grid entity is currently out of sync with it’s sources.
$entity getOutOfSyncAttributes
This action checks if the grid entity is currently out of sync with it’s attributes.
$entity clearOutOfSync
This action clears the out of sync flags for this grid entity, even though the grid points may be out of sync with it’s sources or attributes.
$io getWarningCount
This action gets the number of warnings that occurred during the last IO operation.
$io getWarningInformation index
This action gets the information of the given warning.
$io getFailureGroups
This action gets the groups that were created during import to group left over entities when an entity has conversion problems.
$model getQuilts
This action gets the quilts of this model
pw::Rule getAllowableEntityTypes function
This action gets a list of allowable entity types supported by the specified function.
$rule setCriterion function operand limit
This action sets the measurement to be used, the comparison operand, and the limit to check.
$shell getFaceCount
This action gets the number of faces in the shell.
$shell getFaceTriangles index
This action gets the vertices of the triangles for a face in the shell.
$solver getFailedEntities
This action returns the list of entities failed by the last call to run or resume.
$surface clear
This action sets the surface to the initial cleared state.
$solver get/setOversetAdaptation value
This attribute controls whether the pw::Solver.run command will perform refinement based on overset assembly length scales.