# 4.1. RunControl.nml¶

The file RunControl.nml is a namelist that specifies the options for the model run. It must be located in the same directory as the executable file.

A sample file of RunControl.nml looks like

&RunControl
CBLUse=0
SnowUse=0
SOLWEIGUse=0
EmissionsMethod=2
StorageHeatMethod=3
OHMIncQF=0
StabilityMethod=2
RoughLenHeatMethod=2
RoughLenMomMethod=2
SMDMethod=0
WaterUseMethod=0
FileCode='Saeve'
FileInputPath="./Input/"
FileOutputPath="./Output/"
MultipleMetFiles=0
MultipleInitFiles=0
MultipleESTMFiles=1
KeepTstepFilesIn=1
KeepTstepFilesOut=1
WriteOutOption=2
ResolutionFilesOut=3600
Tstep=300
ResolutionFilesIn=3600
ResolutionFilesInESTM=3600  !NEW
DisaggMethod=1          !NEW  (1 = default value, so don't actually need here)
RainDisaggMethod=100    !NEW  (100 = default value, so don't actually need here)
DisaggMethodESTM=1      !NEW  (1 = default value, so don't actually need here)
SuppressWarnings=1      !NEW
KdownZen=0
diagnose=0
/


Note

• In Linux and Mac, please add an empty line after the end slash.
• The file is not case-sensitive.
• The parameters and variables can appear in any order.

The parameters and their setting instructions are provided through the links below: