From: Axel Kohlmeyer (
Date: Wed May 19 2004 - 08:45:05 CDT

On Wed, 19 May 2004 15:04:24 +0530 (IST) "Sanjeev B.S." wrote:

> Hello,
> I would like to display a set of residues (in different styles)
> while playing a trajectory. But unlike in the case of scripts available, I
> cannot think of writing a macro wherein I can specify some criteria, as
> the residues are picked with a lot more complicated analysis. Can anyone
> share with me a script to do this, if it has already been done?


what you describe sounds a lot like the example at:

here the selection strings are computed beforehand,
stored in a file, then read into an array and
dynamically changed during the display of the trajectory.


> Thanking in advance,
> With good day wishes,
> -Sanjeev

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