From: Kirby Vandivort (
Date: Fri Feb 10 2012 - 10:19:22 CST

This has now been fixed in CVS. The OpenGl display wasn't getting updated for
ctrl- click sequences.

Thanks for the report.


On 02/09/2012 10:58 PM, charles sun wrote:
> Hi there,
> I have vmd installed both in Ubuntu and Windows. In Ubuntu, if you click the a
> letter presentation of a amino acid, the visualization would highlight the
> residue, which is what exactly the program should be. However, if you hold ctrl
> key to highlight another residue, the sequence is highlighted, but the
> visualization is not. The Shift key behaves normal yet with shift, separate
> sequence can not be selected. In windows, everything is fine.
> It is quite likely that some configuration of the key is wrong. What I don't
> know where to look at. Is there anyone can help me with this? Thanks in advance!
> charles
> Phd student, Biochemistry
> University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

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