One of the first OpenFOAM features users encounter when they start learning how to set simulations up is that the code verifies the dimensional consistency of the variables involved in operations. Some details about this feature will be discussed in this post.
A new series of blog posts
The new year brings some novelty and one of them is that I am starting a series of blog posts on various technical aspects in OpenFOAM®.
VS Code extension for OpenFOAM
A useful VS Code extension for OpenFOAM dictionaries has been developed by Zhikui Guo. It adds color highlighting to the sections of an OpenFOAM dictionary.
Bug bounty program from the EU for FOSS
The European Union is starting a bug bounty program for key Free and Open-Source Software (FOSS) used in the Union. Further details can be found here. This seems an excellent initiative to support broadly adopted free-software products, which hopefully will evolve in stable funding initiatives for relevant projects.