From: Axel Kohlmeyer (
Date: Tue May 27 2008 - 04:39:51 CDT

On Tue, 27 May 2008, Stephan Frickenhaus wrote:

SF> Hello VMD supporters,


SF> I want to define forces in vmd for IMD with namd per TCL rather than by
SF> mouse.
SF> Is there a TCL-interface to define/undefine forces on atoms and steer MD
SF> with them from a TCL script/command?

stupid question: why do you want to go through VMD and the IMD
protocol when you can use the TCL interpreter in NAMD directly
to define forces?


SF> Thanks in advance,
SF> Stephan

Axel Kohlmeyer
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