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Running PAT from command line

asked 2018-04-19 18:43:15 -0500

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updated 2018-04-21 08:44:16 -0500

Is there a command line interface for PAT? I can't find any documentation and I have a workflow that would really benefit from it.

All I need is a way to open a PAT project and run it without changing any settings. I am running windows but may be able to switch if this would help.

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answered 2018-04-20 16:40:23 -0500

The OpenStudio command line interface (CLI) can do that. If you already have a workflow file (*.osw), you can run it with openstudio.exe run --workflow /path/to/workflow.osw. See the docs for deets. Heads up, I'm not sure if running remotely (cloud) is easy/documented with this approach.

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At the moment I have the pat.json and all associated measures in the correct folder etc. but I do not have any OSW files as PAT has not been run.

I assume your answer is the best approach to take but can you please confirm that I cannot run a PAT project from the command line (as opposed to the individual runs generated from the PAT project)?

bobw's avatar bobw  ( 2018-04-24 02:30:11 -0500 )edit

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