From: John Stone (
Date: Mon Dec 03 2018 - 15:21:05 CST

If I had to guess, there is likely some problem that is preventing
VMD's environment variables from being propagated from the
'vmd' startup script. Since you haven't shared the error messages,
it is hard to say what went wrong or what to fix. If you post the
console messages VMD prints during startup, that would be helpful.

  John Stone

On Sat, Dec 01, 2018 at 04:17:03PM +0100, Francesco Pietra wrote:
> Hi all
> I am at VMD1.9.3 in remote visualization to the computing center (node
> with tesla). VMD launched through modules guided by SLURM. Yesterday
> everything OK. Today the folder Extensions, an clicking on it as usual, is
> like to empty and I was unable to get the tk console, and I can't work
> without.
> bash console reports a number of warnings that I have always seen.
> The same problem if I use VMD 1.9.4 directly from my home at the center,
> without going through the modules.
> Is there a way to get the tk console anyway when such a problem occurs?
> thanks
> francesco pietra

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