ansys.mapdl.core.xpl.ansXpl

class ansys.mapdl.core.xpl.ansXpl(mapdl)

ANSYS database explorer.

Examples

>>> from ansys.mapdl.core import launch_mapdl
>>> mapdl = launch_mapdl()
>>> xpl = mapdl.xpl

Open a mode file and extract a vector.

>>> xpl.open('file.mode')
>>> vec = xpl.read('MASS')
>>> vec.asarray()
array([ 4,  7, 10, 13, 16, 19, 22, 25, 28, 31, 34, 37, 40, 43,
        46, 49, 52, 55, 58,  1], dtype=int32)

Methods

ansXpl.close()

Close the MAPDL file after opening.

ansXpl.copy(newfile[, option])

Copy the current opened as a new file.

ansXpl.extract(recordname[, sets, asarray])

Import a Matrix/Vector from a MAPDL result file.

ansXpl.goto(path)

Go directly to a new location in the file.

ansXpl.help()

XPL help message.

ansXpl.info(recname[, option])

Gives details on a specific record, or all records (using "*")

ansXpl.json()

Return a JSON representation of the tree or records.

ansXpl.list([nlev])

List the records at the current level.

ansXpl.open(filename[, option])

Open an MAPDL file to explore.

ansXpl.print(recname)

Print values of a given records, or all records (using "*").

ansXpl.read(recordname)

Read a record and return either an APDL math matrix or an APDL math vector.

ansXpl.save()

Save the current file, ignoring the marked records.

ansXpl.step(where)

Go down in the tree of records

ansXpl.up([nlev])

Go up in the tree.

ansXpl.where()

Returns the current location in the MAPDL file.

ansXpl.write(recordname, vecname)

Write a given record back to an MAPDL file.