From: Mandar Kulkarni (
Date: Fri Feb 28 2020 - 07:59:54 CST

I am trying to use MSMS in VMD 1.9.3 (Ubuntu 18.04). but unfortunately,
msms command is not found.

The error says:

Starting MSMS with: 'msms -no_area -socketPort 1357 &'
sh: 1: msms: not found
Info) Waiting for MSMS server ...
ERROR) Could not connect to MSMS server. Please check that the program
'msms' exists and is executable, or set the environment variable MSMSSERVER
to point to the correct binary.
Info) Could not compute MSMS surface
Info) Done with MSMS surface.

I am trying to make images for publication. Any suggestions would be

Thanks in advance,
Mandar Kulkarni