From: John Stone (
Date: Mon Sep 11 2006 - 23:34:01 CDT

  At present there's not a universal standard for this among all
plugins, it's currently a case-by-case basis.
Some plugins have pure text interfaces and others only have
graphical interfaces. The Timeline plugin is one of the older
ones and I don't think it has a purely text interface currently.
You may wish to ask the Timeline author about doing this by command line:
  Barry Isralewitz: barryi _at-

  John Stone

On Mon, Sep 11, 2006 at 04:25:03PM -0700, Johannes Müllegger wrote:
> Hello,
> For some of the vmd analysis extensions I can find instructions of
> how to run them from the command line (for example the salt bridges
> tool) for most of them however nothing is mentioned. My question now
> is if that is generally possible for similar tools or do only certain
> extensions allow that and where can I find information of how to use
> them appropriately. I am especially interested in the timeline window
> because that's incredibly slow for me (even with "display update
> off") and I was hoping to come up with a short script to directly
> write the ps file without any more user interference.
> Thanks
> -hannes-
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