From: Peter Freddolino (
Date: Fri Dec 09 2016 - 10:12:25 CST

You might start by asking on the mailing list dedicated to namd issues, or asking google, which has helpful answers.

> On Dec 9, 2016, at 9:25 AM, Naeem Mahmood Ashraf <> wrote:
> Hi Everyone,
> We are using command line interface for NAMD and there are some issues that we are facing regarding the software.
> How can be checkpoints produced in NAMD for restoring simulation if the system restores/restarts or crashes from any reason?
> Is there a specified command for the creation of random checkpoints that are to be added in the configuration file?
> Can we add directed checkpoints in the scripted configuration file and if yes then what could be the possible command for that?
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> Naeem Mahmood Ashraf
> Lecturer Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
> University of Gujrat, Punjab
> Cell Number: +923355064805
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