Re: Restarting ABF

From: Chris Chipot (
Date: Thu Aug 13 2009 - 11:32:13 CDT


add at the end of your NAMD config file the following command:

colvarsInput my_last_run.colvars.state

which, as you may have guessed, will read the state file of the
previous run, i.e. the biases and the number of samples accrued
in the different bins of your RC.


Branko a écrit :
> Hi to all,
> Is there any way to continue with abf calculation (of any type) after
> restarting of MD (which is trivial). On the other words, can output from
> previous ABF calculation can be in some way added to continuation of
> same MD simulation.
> Every advise is highly appreciated.
> Branko

Chris Chipot, Ph.D.
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