From: Axel Kohlmeyer (
Date: Fri May 29 2009 - 08:07:21 CDT

On Fri, 2009-05-29 at 07:49 -0400, wrote:

hi jeffry,

> I am using VMD on a Macbook and when I invoke the NAMD Graphical Interface
> the bottom of the NAMDgui window is below the screen and I cannot move it
> to have access to the bottom buttons in order to save a config file or run
> NAMD. Does anyone know of a way to resize the NAMDgui window on the
> Macbook so that the bottom buttons become accessible?

this is not a mac specific problem, but rather of the NAMDGui plugin.
it is using a fixed size frame which seems to have grown to be fairly
large over time. it is pretty straightforward to change this, and i'll
look into it ASAP, as it should be changed for the next release. i'll
send you an updated version of the tcl code for testing soon.


> Best Regards,
> Jeffry

Axel Kohlmeyer
   Center for Molecular Modeling   --   University of Pennsylvania
Department of Chemistry, 231 S.34th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104-6323
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