Re: Possible bug in reading initial conditions from HDF5 format

From: Volker Springel <volker_at_MPA-Garching.MPG.DE>
Date: Sat, 13 Nov 2010 09:35:45 +0100

Hi Christian,

You are right of course, thanks for pointing this out.

Actually, the same issue was pointed out to me recently by Gabriel Altay on Oct 20, and I had fixed it at the time in the code.


On Nov 12, 2010, at 3:51 PM, Christian Schultz wrote:

> I believe I have found a bug (or at least an undesired feature) when Gadget reads initial conditions from an hdf5 file (I seem to be one of the few using HDF5 in Gadget).
> In the read_ic.c function read_header_attributes_in_hdf5, Gadget looks for a header option NumPart_Total_HighWord. However, when writing snapshot files this parameter is called NumPart_Total_HW (which is also the name given in the user's guide).
> It's a small issue, but I guess it could potentially give problems if it's supposed to be different than 0.
> Christian Schultz
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