From: John Stone (
Date: Wed May 13 2020 - 21:46:33 CDT

  The linux versions of VMD have auto-detection of the 'rlwrap' program
if you have it installed, that's the best/quickest way to get what you're
after. You can also use the TkCon window in the VMD Extensions menu
to get command history etc.

Best regards,
  John Stone

On Wed, May 13, 2020 at 08:52:04PM -0500, Michael Morgan wrote:
> Dear all,
> I can run all kinds of linux commands in vmd console, but some useful
> functions are missing: like "Tab" for auto-completion. My colleague has
> vmd in his mac machine and I saw the auto-completion work in his vmd
> console. So I guess this should relate to the shell mode of vmd console?
> Can this be configured?
> Thank you very much.
> Michael

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