# [cig-commits] r8240 - doc/CitcomS/manual

sue at geodynamics.org sue at geodynamics.org
Thu Nov 8 11:44:42 PST 2007

Author: sue
Date: 2007-11-08 11:44:38 -0800 (Thu, 08 Nov 2007)
New Revision: 8240

Modified:
doc/CitcomS/manual/citcoms.lyx
doc/CitcomS/manual/citcoms.pdf
Log:
minor typos/fixes, one being making adj. form of time-step consistent through manual

Modified: doc/CitcomS/manual/citcoms.lyx
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--- doc/CitcomS/manual/citcoms.lyx	2007-11-08 19:30:33 UTC (rev 8239)
+++ doc/CitcomS/manual/citcoms.lyx	2007-11-08 19:44:38 UTC (rev 8240)
@@ -6688,7 +6688,7 @@
\family typewriter
current age
\family default
- field that lists the time step numbers and their corresponding times.
+ field that lists the time-step numbers and their corresponding times.
To choose an age to export for postprocessing, you have to determine which
time step corresponds to the age that interests you by looking at the log
file.
@@ -9055,9 +9055,9 @@
\begin_layout Standard
The descending slab will cause some numerical instability in the temperature
solver.
- To reduce the numerical instability, you will use a smaller time step size
- (0.75 of the maximum time step size for stable solution).
- The change in temperature maximum will also be monitored.
+ To reduce the numerical instability, you will use a smaller time-step size
+ (0.75 of the maximum time-step size for a stable solution).
+ The change in maximum temperature will also be monitored.
If the maximum temperature increases too much (> 5%) between time steps,
the temperature solver will rerun with half time-step size.
\end_layout
@@ -12049,7 +12049,7 @@
data_dir
\family default
\size default
-, and will put all time step output into subdirectories of
+, and will put all time-step output into subdirectories of
\family typewriter
\size small
data_dir
@@ -12264,7 +12264,7 @@
\begin_inset Text

\begin_layout Standard
-The time step interval between checkpoint output, which can be used later
+The time-step interval between checkpoint output, which can be used later
to resume the computation.
\end_layout

@@ -15057,7 +15057,7 @@
If on, the maximum value of the current and previous temperature fields
are compared.
If the maximum temperature increases more than 5%, the energy equation
- solver is rerun with a smaller time step size.
+ solver is rerun with a smaller time-step size.
Keep this parameter on to prevent numerical instability.
\end_layout

Modified: doc/CitcomS/manual/citcoms.pdf
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