From: Axel Kohlmeyer (
Date: Tue Sep 06 2011 - 23:31:11 CDT

On Sep 7, 2011, at 12:04 AM, kirtana S <> wrote:

I am trying to use alignment to principal axes in VMD
I added these lines to my vmd file which was generated after compiling
VMD 1.9 , when I do package require orient

Isn't that supposed to be:

package require Orient

can't find package orient

lappend auto_path /home/kl4/downloads/la1.0
 lappend auto_path /home/kl4/downloads/orient

I was not able to locate .vmdrc file please suggest .

You need to do: ls -a
To list it. There won't be one in your home directory until you put it
there. Details are in the VMD users guide.