From: Axel Kohlmeyer (
Date: Mon Jun 04 2007 - 08:03:30 CDT

On Mon, 4 Jun 2007, Philipp Schoen1 wrote:

PS> Dear Users
PS> I tried to install the newest version of VMD and got the following error
PS> message:
PS> make: *** No rule to make target `', needed by `vmd_LINUX'. Stop.

hi philipp,

you obvious are installing a precompile binary, which means you
have to do a 'make install' and not a 'make'.

PS> I neet to tell that I still have the 1.8.5 version installed. Is it
PS> possible to remove this version after installing the newer one or may this
PS> cause the problem.



PS> Thanks in advance
PS> Philipp

Axel Kohlmeyer
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