From: Jan Saam (
Date: Thu Dec 20 2007 - 17:18:10 CST

interesting, that error never occured before and I loaded metal
containing systems.
Which version of Gaussian are you using?
Can you send me your logfile, then I'll try to find the problem.


snoze pa wrote:
> Dear VMD users
> I am trying to use vmd QM tools. I have a metal in the system. When I
> am loading the Gaussian log file, it is saying the
> metal atom must be an integer followed by ?
> what is this message about.. any help
> thanks in advance
> s

Jan Saam
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