m2gmetis (1) - Linux Man Pages

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

NAME

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.