From: John Stone (
Date: Thu Jun 22 2006 - 15:17:31 CDT

  Normally your .vmdrc file should be in your home directory.
If it is somewhere else, then VMD won't see it unless you happen
to start VMD from that directory, which is not usually possible
using the normal MacOS X graphical interface to start the program.
If you still have problems loading the .vmdrc after you've checked
file permissions and moved it to your home directory, let me know
and I'll delve into the details to solve this for you.

  John Stone

On Wed, Jun 21, 2006 at 04:26:48PM -0700, Brian Kidd wrote:
> I recently installed VMD 1.8.4 on MAC OSX 10.3.9. The startup.command
> doesn't seem to call the .vmdrc file. I was wondering if anyone had
> similar issues or knows what directory to move the .vmdrc file into so
> that it's loaded on startup.
> Thanks,
> -brian

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