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D-Flow Flexible Mesh

D-Flow Flexible Mesh (D-Flow FM) is the new software engine for hydrodynamical simulations on unstructured grids in 1D-2D-3D. Together with the familiar curvilinear meshes from Delft3D 4, the unstructured grid can consist of triangles, pentagons (etc.) and 1D channel networks, all in one single mesh. It combines proven technology from the hydrodynamic engines of Delft3D 4 and SOBEK 2 and adds flexible administration, resulting in:

  • Easier 1D-2D-3D model coupling, intuitive setup of boundary conditions and meteorological forcings (amongst others).
  • More flexible 2D gridding in delta regions, river junctions, harbours, intertidal flats and more.
  • High performance by smart use of multicore architectures, and grid computing clusters.
An overview of the current developments can be found here.
The D-Flow FM - team would be delighted if you would participate in discussions on the generation of meshes, the specification of boundary conditions, the running of computations, and all kinds of other relevant topics. Feel free to share your smart questions and/or brilliant solutions! 


We have launched a new website (still under construction so expect continuous improvements) and a new forum dedicated to Delft3D Flexible Mesh.

Please follow this link to the new forum: 

Post your questions, issues, suggestions, difficulties related to our Delft3D Flexible Mesh Suite on the new forum.





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Compilling errors on windows 8.1 / vs2019

Hassan ARTABAS, modified 5 Months ago.

Compilling errors on windows 8.1 / vs2019

Youngling Posts: 3 Join Date: 5/29/20 Recent Posts


I struggling compiling Delft3d source code (tags) 9180

I’m using Windows 8.1 64bit, Visual Studio 2019 Community (it seems to be 32bits), Intel Parallel studio xe 2020.

When compiling I get these 12 errors :

ERROR while copying "redist\intel64\compiler\libiomp5md.dll" to "bin\x64\dwaq\bin"                                       

ERROR while copying "redist\intel64\compiler\svml_dispmd.dll" to "bin\x64\dwaq\bin"                                           

ERROR while copying "redist\intel64\compiler\libifcoremd.dll" to "bin\x64\dwaq\bin"                                       

ERROR while copying "redist\intel64\compiler\*.dll" to "bin\x64\dwaves\bin"                                   

ERROR while copying "redist\intel64\compiler\libifportmd.dll" to "bin\x64\dwaq\bin"                                       

ERROR while copying "redist\intel64\compiler\libmmd.dll" to "bin\x64\dwaq\bin"                            

ERROR while copying "redist\intel64\compiler\libiomp5md.dll" to "bin\x64\dpart\scripts"                                      

ERROR while copying "redist\intel64\compiler\*.dll" to "bin\x64\dwaves\bin"                                   

LNK1104 impossible d'ouvrir le fichier 'ifconsol.lib'  lint (tools_gpl\lint\lint)     C:\Mycode_3\Delft_V9180\src\tools_gpl\lint\packages\lint\         

LNK1104 impossible d'ouvrir le fichier 'ifconsol.lib'  kubint (tools_gpl\kubint\kubint)     C:\Mycode_3\Delft_V9180\src\tools_gpl\kubint\packages\kubint\

LNK1104 impossible d'ouvrir le fichier 'ifconsol.lib'  datsel (tools_gpl\datsel\datsel)     C:\Mycode_3\Delft_V9180\src\tools_gpl\datsel\packages\datsel\ 

LNK1181 impossible d'ouvrir le fichier en entrée 'libifcoremt.lib'     flow2d3d (engines_gpl\flow2d3d\flow2d3d)     C:\Mycode_3\Delft_V9180\src\engines_gpl\flow2d3d\packages\flow2d3d\

Please have a look at the attached file

Thanks in advance