From: Luis Gracia (
Date: Mon Jun 13 2005 - 16:18:00 CDT

in Debian xterm is in '/usr/bin/X11/xterm', at least on my system.
However, it is strange that it is not in the path. If you use tcsh or
csh you can do:
setenv PATH $PATH:/usr/bin/X11



John Stone said the following on 06/13/05 14:27:
> Hi,
> Normally 'xterm' is found in /usr/X11R6/bin/xterm, or in
> /usr/X11/bin/xterm, or some other path variation. If you don't
> have 'xterm' in your path, you could also modify the VMD startup
> script such that it executes a different program to act as a
> terminal window for the VMD text console.
> John Stone
> On Sat, Jun 11, 2005 at 08:12:41PM -0500, Nara Dashdorj wrote:
>>Dear John,
>>I am here in Chicago at the workshop, I tried to install VMD on my
>>laptop which has Debian 3.1 (sarge), however if I want to run it gives
>>an error as follows: can not find xterm, it is same as one of post on
>>mandrake. Could you please help me with this? I am not really sure how
>>to configure xterm in the path?
>>Thank you, Nara