From: John Stone (
Date: Mon Jan 31 2005 - 14:18:17 CST

  You might find it much easier to apply rotations like these
using combinations of "rotate x to" and "rotate y by" commands.
That'd be much easier than directly forming the global matrix
for yourself. Let me know if there's some reason you're unable
to use the built-in rotate commands for this purpose.

  John Stone

On Mon, Jan 31, 2005 at 02:18:02PM -0600, Jeffery wrote:
> Hi, All
> Dose anyone know how to calculate "global_matrix" defined in VMD?
> and
> If we want to "automatically" render pictures from three different viewpoints of molecules, say from topview, centerview, rightview, how could we make it by assigning values of "rotate_matrix" defined in VMD ?
> Thanks,
> Jeffrey Tseng

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