From: spandu K (
Date: Tue Nov 29 2016 - 16:59:42 CST

Hello VMD users,

It is a basic trivial question. Please excuse me for that.

I have installed vmd-1.9.2
using vmd-1.9.2.bin.LINUXAMD64-RHEL5.opengl.tar.gz on ubuntu 14.04.

After the completion of installation, VMD is not working properly. Here is
the error message.
I am running VMD locally.

*Info) VMD for LINUXAMD64, version 1.9.2 (December 29, 2014)*
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*Info) Email questions and bug reports to <>
*Info) Please include this reference in published work using VMD: *
*Info) Humphrey, W., Dalke, A. and Schulten, K., `VMD - Visual *
*Info) Molecular Dynamics', J. Molec. Graphics 1996, 14.1, 33-38.*
*Info) -------------------------------------------------------------*
*Info) Multithreading available, 8 CPUs detected.*
*Info) Free system memory: 14662MB (91%)*
*Warning) Detected a mismatch between CUDA runtime and GPU driver*
*Warning) Check to make sure that GPU drivers are up to date.*
*Info) No CUDA accelerator devices available.*
*Warning) Detected X11 'Composite' extension: if incorrect display occurs*
*Warning) try disabling this X server option. Most OpenGL drivers*
*Warning) disable stereoscopic display when 'Composite' is enabled.*
*ERROR) The X server does not support the OpenGL GLX extension. Exiting
*Info) VMD for LINUXAMD64, version 1.9.2 (December 29, 2014)*
*Info) Unable to create OpenGL window*