Get file path from EnergyPlus installation directory

path_eplus(ver, ..., strict = FALSE)

path_eplus_processor(ver, ..., strict = FALSE)

path_eplus_example(ver, file, strict = FALSE)

path_eplus_weather(ver, file, strict = FALSE)

path_eplus_dataset(ver, file, strict = FALSE)

Arguments

ver

An acceptable EnergyPlus version or an EnergyPlus installation directory

...

File paths passed to base::file.path().

strict

If TRUE, an error will be issued if the specified file does not exist

file

A single string of file name.

Details

  • path_eplus() returns the file path specified in EnergyPlus installation directory.

  • path_eplus_processor() is the same as path_eplus() expect it automatically prepend the executable extension, i.e. .exe on Windows and empty on macOS and Linux.

  • path_eplus_example() returns the file path specified under the ExampleFiles folder in EnergyPlus installation directory.

  • path_eplus_weather() returns the file path specified under the WeatherData folder in EnergyPlus installation directory.

  • path_eplus_dataset() returns the file path specified under the DataSets folder in EnergyPlus installation directory.

Author

Hongyuan Jia

Examples

if (FALSE) {
path_eplus(8.8, "Energy+.idd")

path_eplus_processor(8.8, "EPMacro", strict = TRUE)
path_eplus_processor(8.8, "PreProcess", "GrndTempCalc", "Slab", strict = TRUE)

path_eplus_example(8.8, "1ZoneUncontrolled.idf")
path_eplus_example(8.8, "BasicFiles/Exercise1A.idf")

path_eplus_weather(8.8, "USA_CA_San.Francisco.Intl.AP.724940_TMY3.ddy")

path_eplus_dataset(8.8, "Boilers.idf")
path_eplus_dataset(8.8, "FMUs/MoistAir.fmu")
}