From: Axel Kohlmeyer (
Date: Sat Aug 01 2009 - 09:30:12 CDT

On Sat, 2009-08-01 at 21:21 +0800, Aurum Bai wrote:
> Hello, everyone!

hello arum,

> I install the same version of vmd(1.8.6) on my linux and window system.
> But I can not change the python interpreter from the tcl on windows. However,the linux version of vmd can do it.

you cannot change, because the windows version does not contain python.

> Why? what is the reason? How to solved it?

the reason has been explained on this mailing list
many and is also referred to in the VMD windows release notes.


> Aurum

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