From: Axel Kohlmeyer (
Date: Mon Feb 23 2009 - 09:15:44 CST

On Mon, Feb 23, 2009 at 5:24 AM, <> wrote:
> Hi,
> Is it possible to pass arguments to the play or source command if one is
> running a script from the vmd console ? -args does not work

...and to add something practical to my previous post:

you can always pass information around by using environment variables
as they can be accessed in tcl via the env array.


Axel Kohlmeyer
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