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Operating System

Windows
64 bit

Please run the installation program to be guided through the installation process. The system requirements are:

  • Windows 7 SP1
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  • Windows 8
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  • Windows 8.
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  • Windows 10
  • CPU 64-bit Intel® or AMD® multi-core processor
  • 4 GB RAM minimum, 8 GB of RAM memory is highly recommended
  • Hardware-accelerated OpenGL® graphics card
  • 1 GB available hard disk space for installation
  • 3 button mouse

Linux 64 bit(glibc 2.11.3)

Untar the downloaded file using this command: tar -zxvf realflow_xxxx.tar.gz. The system requirements are:
Mac OS X
  • Mac OS X 10.9 and higher
Linux:
  • 64 bits distribution with a 2.6 Kernel and glibc 2.11.312
  • csh (C-shell)
  • binutils

Processor

  • CPU 64-bit Intel® or AMD® multiIntel® or AMD® multi-core processor

Memory

  • 4 GB RAM minimum, 8 GB of RAM memory is highly recommended
  • Hardware-accelerated OpenGL® graphics card
  • 1

Disk Space

  • 2 GB available hard disk space for installation
  • 3 button mouse

OS X 64 bit

Unzip the installation file and mount the DMG image. The contained RealFlow folder can be dragged and dropped to the “Applications” folder. The system requirements are:

  • Mac OS X 10.8 and higher
  • CPU 64-bit Intel®
  • 4 GB RAM minimum, 8 GB of RAM memory is highly recommended
  • Hardware-accelerated OpenGL® graphics card
  • 1 GB available hard disk space for installation
  • 3 button mouse

GPU Acceleration

  • CUDA 3.0
  • OpenCL 1.1
  • 32 KB minimum local memory size
  • 2 GB minimum VRAM (VRAM limits the size of simulations you can run on)

Miscellaneous

  • 3 button mouse
  • Hardware-accelerated OpenGL® graphics card