From: John Stone (
Date: Mon Apr 03 2000 - 15:19:25 CDT

  You are running MSMS 2.5.0 which does not work with any of the
released versions of VMD. You either need MSMS 2.4.x or a newer
version of 2.5.x (which isn't actually available yet, but which
I have already tested.)
I have also got one more fix to send to Michel which makes MSMS work
correctly on our HP boxes. I'll send him the fix and ask him if he
can make builds of the latest code available, as they work fine with
the current versions of VMD.


On Mon, Apr 03, 2000 at 03:04:30PM -0500, Andrew Hall wrote:
> Does anyone have any tips abnout using the MSMS surface representation
> w/ VMD.
> MSMS looks like it works fine as a stand-alone program, but every time I
> call it from VMD, I get the following message:
> Info) Starting MSMS with: '/usr/local/bin/msms -no_area -socketPort 1401
> > /dev/tty &'
> ERROR) Unknown MSMS message: Too many or Too few points : 0
> Info) Done with MSMS surface.
> Any help would be appreciated.
> Thank,
> A.
> --
> Andrew Hall
> Center for Bioenvironmental Research
> Tulane University/Xavier University

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