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Create DOE Prototype Building measure Error

asked 2016-09-14 12:56:43 -0500

Stuart Dols gravatar image

updated 2018-10-11 07:59:39 -0500

"Process exited with non-zero exit code of: 1" when trying to apply this measure.

Using OS v 12.4 and 12.5.

DL is deprecated, please use Fiddle

E:/Program Files/OpenStudio 1.12.5/ruby-install/ruby/lib/ruby/gems/2.0.0/gems/openstudio-standards-0.1.4/lib/openstudio-standards/utilities/simulation.rb:9:in `mkdir': No such file or directory - false/SizingRun1 (Errno::ENOENT)

from E:/Program Files/OpenStudio 1.12.5/ruby-install/ruby/lib/ruby/gems/2.0.0/gems/openstudio-standards-0.1.4/lib/openstudio-standards/utilities/simulation.rb:9:in `run_simulation_and_log_errors'

from E:/Program Files/OpenStudio 1.12.5/ruby-install/ruby/lib/ruby/gems/2.0.0/gems/openstudio-standards-0.1.4/lib/openstudio-standards/hvac_sizing/Siz.Model.rb:74:in `runSizingRun'

from E:/Program Files/OpenStudio 1.12.5/ruby-install/ruby/lib/ruby/gems/2.0.0/gems/openstudio-standards-0.1.4/lib/openstudio-standards/prototypes/Prototype.Model.rb:123:in `create_prototype_building'

from C:/Users/wsdols/AppData/Local/Temp/OpenStudio.D13588/ApplyMeasureNow/UserScript/user_script.rb:130:in `run'

from in.rb:355:in `<main>'

Script executing from: C:/Users/xxx/AppData/Local/Temp/OpenStudio.D13588/ApplyMeasureNow/UserScript Found argument 'building_type' with value 'RetailStandalone'. Found argument 'template' with value '90.1-2013'. Found argument 'climate_zone' with value 'ASHRAE 169-2006-5B'. Found UserScript 'Create DOE Prototype Building'. [openstudio.EpwFile] <0> Successive data points (1986-Jan-31 to 1987-Feb-01, ending on line 753) are greater than 1 day apart in EPW file 'E:/Program Files/OpenStudio 1.12.5/ruby-install/ruby/lib/ruby/gems/2.0.0/gems/openstudio-standards-0.1.4/data/weather/USA_ID_Boise.Air.Terminal.726810_TMY3.epw'. Data will be treated as typical (TMY) [openstudio.setFileExtension] <0> Path p, 'E:/Program Files/OpenStudio 1.12.5/ruby-install/ruby/lib/ruby/gems/2.0.0/gems/openstudio-standards-0.1.4/data/weather/USA_ID_Boise.Air.Terminal.726810_TMY3.ddy', has an unexpected file extension. Was expecting 'idf'. [openstudio.energyplus.GeometryTranslator] <0> Could not find GlobalGeometryRules object, assuming defaults [openstudio.energyplus.GeometryTranslator] <0> Could not find Building object, assuming 0 rotation [openstudio.energyplus.GeometryTranslator] <0> Could not find Building object, assuming 0 rotation [openstudio.energyplus.GeometryTranslator] <0> Could not find Building object, assuming 0 rotation [openstudio.energyplus.GeometryTranslator] <0> Could not find Building object, assuming 0 rotation [openstudio.model.YearDescription] <1> 'UseWeatherFile' is not yet a supported option for YearDescription [openstudio.model.YearDescription] <1> 'UseWeatherFile' is not yet a supported option for YearDescription Could not find .stat file for: E:/Program Files/OpenStudio 1.12.5/ruby-install/ruby/lib/ruby/gems/2.0.0/gems/openstudio-standards-0.1.4/data/weather/USA_ID_Boise.Air.Terminal.726810_TMY3.stat.

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answered 2016-09-14 15:15:19 -0500

Thanks for the bug report, I'll fix it for 1.13.0. For now, the Measure works with the last major release (1.12.0).

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answered 2016-10-26 10:26:55 -0500

amyegerter gravatar image

Hi, I am getting a similar but different error. Any insight would be greatly appreciated:

DL is deprecated, please use Fiddle

C:/Program Files/OpenStudio 1.12.0/ruby-install/ruby/lib/ruby/gems/2.0.0/gems/openstudio-standards-0.1.3/lib/openstudio-standards/prototypes/Prototype.Model.rb:25:in `create_prototype_building': wrong number of arguments (6 for 3..5) (ArgumentError)

from C:/Users/aegerter/AppData/Local/Temp/OpenStudio.uD5320/ApplyMeasureNow/UserScript/user_script.rb:148:in `run'

from in.rb:355:in `<main>'

Script executing from: C:/Users/aegerter/AppData/Local/Temp/OpenStudio.uD5320/ApplyMeasureNow/UserScript Found argument 'building_type' with value 'LargeOffice'. Found argument 'template' with value 'DOE Ref Pre-1980'. Found argument 'climate_zone' with value 'ASHRAE 169-2006-3B'. Found argument 'epw_file' with value 'Not Applicable'. Found UserScript ' Create DOE Prototype Building Copy'.

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Have you checked to make sure that you are using the latest version of the measure? Components & Measures > Find Measures > Whole Building > Space Types. It will tell you if an update is available.

aparker gravatar imageaparker ( 2016-10-27 15:57:19 -0500 )edit

I believe I was using the most recent version. I was able to get it to work by editing the measure code. Somewhere it had 6 inputs listed when the maximum was 5. I removed the "set epw" input because I will only be working with the past versions of the DOE reference buildings, no new construction. It's working fine now!

amyegerter gravatar imageamyegerter ( 2016-11-03 15:43:28 -0500 )edit

If you update to OpenStudio 1.13.0 or higher it should work with the measure as-is.

aparker gravatar imageaparker ( 2016-11-04 13:44:16 -0500 )edit

answered 2018-10-04 19:45:03 -0500

Ranjani gravatar image

@aparker I am getting a different error. Can I get some help to fix it? PFA snapshot! I am using open studio 2.5 image description

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can you try reinstalling OpenStudio 2.5? The standards gem can't find some key data folders packaged with it, and you may have unintentionally moved or deleted them.

mdahlhausen gravatar imagemdahlhausen ( 2018-10-05 13:31:54 -0500 )edit

The measure doesn't quite work in OpenStudio v2.5.0. You might have to upgrade to v2.6.0. The link below might help


Vishak gravatar imageVishak ( 2018-10-06 02:06:20 -0500 )edit

@Vishak I tried the measure in V2.6 and it worked. Thanks

Ranjani gravatar imageRanjani ( 2018-10-10 19:41:20 -0500 )edit

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