Re: Fail to Run VMD

From: Axel Kohlmeyer (
Date: Tue May 31 2011 - 13:57:24 CDT

2011/5/31 李佳键 <>:
> Dear All:
> I recently download and install LINUX_64 OpenGL, CUDA on my CentOS.
> The installation seemed to be completed successfully, while when I tried to

please post questions about vmd to the vmd mailing list. thanks.

> run vmd, the following message is displayed on terminal:
> /usr/local/lib/vmd/vmd_LINUX: Command not found.
> Then I google it and tried following command:
> vmd -dispdev text, and it gives back the same message:
> /usr/local/lib/vmd/vmd_LINUX: Command not found.
> uname -a, give back the message as: Linux localhost.localdomain
> 2.6.18-194.el5PAE #1 SMP Fri Apr 2 15:37:44 EDT 2010 i686 i686 i386
> GNU/Linux
> But the problem is not solved. Could someone pls indicate me how to
> solve it? Lots of thanks!

you downloaded the wrong binary. your machine has a
32-bit linux installed, but you downloaded a 64bit version.
that cannot work.


> Yours Sincerely
> Jiajian Li

Dr. Axel Kohlmeyer
Institute for Computational Molecular Science
Temple University, Philadelphia PA, USA.

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