Binary Position

This source reads in the bin.dat files created by SWIFT and SWIFTER. It allows you to read in a data file and specify the format of the file.


The elements output by this source are as follows

Variable in SWIFTVis Corresponding Value
p[0] particle number
v[0] time
v[1] a
v[2] e
v[3] i
v[4] ???
v[5] ???

Memory Management

This source does input buffering for input larger than what is specified in the options. For this reason, if you are reading very large files, you should put a filter directly after this source that removes many of the elements. Selection and Thinning filters are ideal for this.

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