From: Axel Kohlmeyer (
Date: Sat Apr 14 2007 - 09:10:39 CDT

On Sat, 14 Apr 2007, lanhua wrote:

LH> Hi,

LH> I installed VMD under windows XP. I ran a script doing some
LH> calculations with about 10000 loops, while in the middle the vmd
LH> died with an error message "winvmd has encountered a problem, and
LH> needs to close". Can anyone tell me what's wrong. Is this because

hi lan,

can you tell us what your script is doing?
without that information, we can only guess
(see john's reply).


LH> too much CPU was used or something else?

LH> Thanks.
LH> Lan

Axel Kohlmeyer
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