From: John Stone (johns_at_ks.uiuc.edu)
Date: Tue Oct 10 2017 - 10:15:31 CDT

Hi,
  The trajectory smoothing option for graphical representations
doesn't presently affect the behavior of text labels, since they
are independent of any representations. To achieve the desired
result, at present you would need to compute the average text
label position for yourself, and then use the graphics "draw text"
commands to draw the label in your own script. I'll look into
the feasability of implementing a smoothing option for text labels,
but as I say, at present this is not built into VMD.

Best,
  John Stone
  vmd_at_ks.uiuc.edu

On Tue, Oct 10, 2017 at 02:09:01PM +0200, Vikas Dubey wrote:
> Hi everyone,
>
> I am trying to make a movie with 5 residues and using trajectory
> smoothening. However, my labels don't synchronize with my residues. After
> checking the mailing list, I found one thread dealing with this issue (
> [1]http://www.ks.uiuc.edu/Research/vmd/mailing_list/vmd-l/27666.html).
> However, I couldn't understand how to resolve the problem. Could anyone
> please help me resolving this issue ?
>
> Thanks,
> Vikas
>
> References
>
> Visible links
> 1. http://www.ks.uiuc.edu/Research/vmd/mailing_list/vmd-l/27666.html

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