VMD-L Mailing List
From: Jérôme Hénin (jerome.henin_at_ibpc.fr)
Date: Mon May 02 2016 - 10:36:17 CDT
Indeed, apparently some of the stuff is just not compatible with Tcl/Tk
8.6. It works fine with 8.5.
On 8 April 2016 at 16:56, Nuno Sousa Cerqueira <nscerqueira_at_gmail.com>
> Hello to all,
> About the tcl and tk 8.6 versions I think that the one present in VMD
> should be updated.
> There is an issue regarding the addition of buttons on text widgets on
> VMD. When scrolling down the text widget, they will appear as I show in the
> figure (blurred).
> The script with the buttons embedded on the text widget can be found at:
> I thought that it was a problem of tk8.6 and I contacted the tcl/tk
> development team. However, they told me that this issue was corrected a
> long time ago and if we update the tk8.6 it no longer exists. This is true
> on the operating system (my case mac ) but not in VMD where the problem
> I would suggest therefore that the tk8.6 version on VMD should be update.
> Maybe it would also correct some minor errors on the widgets.
> *Nuno M. F. Sousa A. Cerqueira*
> Chemistry Department
> Faculty of Sciences
> University of Porto
> Rua do Campo Alegre, s/n
> 4169-007 Porto
> Tel: +351 220402501
> Fax: +351 220 402 009
> email: nscerque_at_fc.up.pt
> website: http://www.fc.up.pt/pessoas/nscerque
> On 08 Apr 2016, at 15:14, John Stone <johns_at_ks.uiuc.edu> wrote:
> I can't check now, but