From: John Stone (
Date: Wed Jul 07 2004 - 14:16:33 CDT

  It is likely that some of your "crd" files are actually
amber restart files. There are two similar-but-different
files produced by the Amber tools, and VMD only reads the
trajectory form of these files (crd). There was another
discussion of this very subject just a few days ago:

If you determine that your file is indeed a restart file, then
you'll need to use the "rst7" file reader plugin for that.
If that still doesn't work, let me know.

I hope to make the Amber file reader plugins more forgiving
of these different files at some point when I'm less swamped
with other tasks.

  John Stone

On Tue, Jul 06, 2004 at 10:44:57PM +0200, Valodymyr Nechyporuk-Zloy wrote:
> Dear users,
> I have problems with mdcrd files from sander (AMBER 7.0).
> I loaded *.top file with file type parm7.
> After, I loaded *.mdcrd file with file type crdbox.
> I could load mdcrd files with first ns. But some files I could not (the
> last). They look similar. What should I do?
> Volodya

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