From: John Stone (
Date: Mon Sep 20 2004 - 15:37:30 CDT

  The released versions of VMD don't implement a file-based MSMS
interface required to use it on Windows, but a patch for the
developmental versions of VMD is in the process of making this
possible for the next version. If you want to try the new test
version, let me know and I'll tell you when the next test version
with this feature is available. I've still got changes to make
to the source code before it'll run on Windows, but it should be
fairly close.

  John Stone

On Sun, Sep 19, 2004 at 03:33:40PM +0400, Oleg V. Stroganov wrote:
> Hello vmd-users,
> I'm novice to VMD, so please forgive me this trivial question.
> I want to use Sanner's MSMS with VMD under Win2K. For this purpose
> I've installed msms version 2.5 so the program is in my path. Then
> I've set %MSMSSERVER variable to "msms", but MSMS drawing method did
> not appeared in Graphics window.
> There's a post in Mailing Lists considering this problem and dated Nov
> 2000. Has anything changed since that time? Or am I missing something
> important?
> --
> Best regards,
> Oleg Stroganov,
> PhD student

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