kpinqr

Mapdl.kpinqr(knmi, key, pname='__tmpvar__', **kwargs)

Get information about a keypoints.

Secondary Functions: Set current keypoints pointer to this keypoints.

Warning

DISCLAIMER: This function is un-documented in the official ANSYS Command Reference Guide. Hence its support is limited and it use is not encouraged. Please use it with caution.

Parameters
knmiint

Keypoints for inquire. may be 0 for key=11 thru 15.

keyint

Information flag.

  • 1 - return select

  • -1 - unselected

  • 0 - undefined

  • 1 - selected

  • 2 - return length (data units)

  • 3 - return layer number

(for cross reference files return number of entities)

  • 4 - return address of first data word

  • 5 - return length (in record type units)

  • 6 - return compressed record number.

  • 11 - return void percent (integer)

  • 12 - return number of defined

  • 13 - return number of selected

  • 14 - return highest number defined

  • 15 - return maximum record length

(data units)

  • 16 - return location of next record

(this increments the next record count)

  • 18 - return type of file.

  • 0 - integer

  • 1 - double precision

  • 2 - real

  • 3 - complex

  • 4 - character*8

  • 7 - index

  • 19 - return virtual type of file.

  • 0 - fixed length (4.4 form)

  • 1 - indexed variable length

(layer data)

  • 2 - xref data tables

  • 3 - bitmap data (for 32 data

item packed records)

  • 4 - data tables (three

dimensional arrays)

  • -1, material number

  • -2, type

  • -3, real number

  • -4, node number, if meshed

  • -5, pointer to attached point

  • -6, esys number

  • -7, element number, if meshed

  • -8, Hardpoint stuff

  • -9, area number associated with hardpoint

  • -10, line number associated with hardpoint

  • -11, Orientation kp flag

  • -12, local integer workspace

  • -101, pointer to keypoint data

  • -102, pointer to keypoint fluences

  • -103, pointer to keypoint moisture content

  • -104, pointer to keypoint voltage

  • -105, pointer to keypoint current density

  • -106, pointer to keypoint heat generations

  • -107, pointer to keypoint virtual displacements

  • -108, pointer to parameter data

  • -109, pointer to keypoint temperatures

  • -110, pointer to keypoint displacements

  • -111, pointer to keypoint forces

  • -112, pointer to line list

pnamestr

Name of the variable where the queried value is stored.

**kwargs

Extra arguments to be passed to Mapdl.run.

Returns
int or str

For key=1

  • 0 = knmi is undefined.

  • -1 = knmi is unselected.

  • 1 = knmi is selected.

For key not equal to 1 returned data is based on setting of key.