RE: Re: [fluka-discuss]: Problems when I tried to merge the USRBIN datasin flair

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Date: Thu, 1 May 2014 12:01:36 +0000

Thanks Ana – yes I saw the new version on FLUPIX was available this morning, I downloaded this and re-ran my simulations, but unfortunately I encountered exactly the same problem when attempting to merge the USRBIN files… (see screenshot below)

So I’m still not sure if there is a different problem?
Or am I doing something wrong?



From: Ferreira De Almeida Lourenco, Ana []
Sent: 01 May 2014 11:57
To: Smith, Hayley (STFC,RAL,ISIS);
Subject: RE: Re: [fluka-discuss]: Problems when I tried to merge the USRBIN datasin flair

Dear Hayley and everyone

I used to get the same error - I think it was due to a last version of FLUKA on FLUPIX. I think FLUPIX was updated yesterday, so if you install it you should be able to run it without problems.

Hope that helps!

Best wishes,


De:<> <<>> em nome de<> <<>>
Enviado: quarta-feira, 30 de Abril de 2014 15:05
Assunto: FW: Re: [fluka-discuss]: Problems when I tried to merge the USRBIN datasin flair

Dear All

I have also encountered the problem regarding merging USRBIN data sets (mentioned in the thread below), see screenshot.
I have tried the solution suggested, but I am still unable to successfully merge USRBIN data.

Is anyone able to offer any other suggestions, or possible reasons for the problems?
I am using the current version of FLUPIX flupix-2011:2b-5_flair-1.2-5.iso and didn’t used to have any problems in the previous version.

My input file is attached, in case that is also relevant. I have also tried testing with a the tutorial files and have re-read my course notes, but I am now at a loss as to what is wrong…

Many thanks for any further suggestions you are able to give,

Hayley Smith

Accelerator Physicist
ISIS Facility
Rutherford Appleton Laboratory
Harwell Oxford
OX11 0QX

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From: nikhil shetty []
Sent: 29 March 2014 14:18
To: 徐妙华
Cc: fluka-discuss
Subject: Re: Re: [fluka-discuss]: Problems when I tried to merge the USRBIN datasin flair

I refer you to this thread, where a similar problem was treated:
It seems for some reason the executable required to postprocess USRBIN files is missing. I suggest you to try the following steps:
1) cd /usr/local/fluka/flutil
2) $FLUPRO/flutil/lfluka -o usbsuw usbsuw.f
3) $FLUPRO/flutil/lfluka -o usbrea usbrea.f
Now try merging the USRBIN files again. Hope it works.

On Sat, Mar 29, 2014 at 2:01 AM, 徐妙华 <<>> wrote:
When I merged the USRBIN data in "tutorial.flair", the output window said "Error processing: tutorial_usrbin_50".

As in the case of "example.inp", it said almost the same: "Error procssing: example_50.bnn".



发件人:nikhil shetty <<>>
抄 送: fluka-discuss <<>>
发送时间:2014-03-29 01:46:03
主题:Re: [fluka-discuss]: Problems when I tried to merge the USRBIN datasin flair


Did you actually check for the error message in the output? What does it say?


On Friday, March 28, 2014, 徐妙华 <<>> wrote:
Dear FLAIR experts,

 I ran the "tutorial.flair" with the lastest flair version in the virtual box. There were no problems in the run simulation.And also when I merged the data of "tutorial_usrcoll_51" and the "tutorial_resnuclei",everything was good. I can get the merged data file and succeed in plotting. However, when I tried to merge the data of "USRBIN", I got the message "Please check output for possible errors on file: tutorial_usrbin_50", and then "No files were created". I tried the other input files, such as the "example.inp". The merging of "USRBDX" and the "USRTRACK" data is just fine, while there is always problems when I merged the "USRBIN" data.

This error seemed quite strange for me. Can anyone tell me the reason and how to solve this problem?
Thank you very much!



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