From: John Stone (
Date: Fri Jul 24 2020 - 13:33:20 CDT

  If someone manages to find a reproducible way to cause this to happen,
let me know, otherwise I will chalk it up as a window manager or video
driver issue that may be unique to that specific system.

Best regards,
  John Stone

On Fri, Jul 24, 2020 at 12:56:31PM +1000, Michael Robinson wrote:
> Hi Miro,
> I've just checked on Gadi, and I could use the 'display resize' commands
> without VMD exiting, and the resizing occurred as appropriate. This is
> with a completely fresh version of VMD - perhaps you've got some settings
> that are causing issues. You might be able to try making a backup of your
> .vmdrc, and then changing the settings there/resetting it.
> Kind regards,
> Michael Robinson
> On Fri, 24 Jul 2020 at 11:37, Miro Astore <[1]>
> wrote:
> Hi,
> I am trying to render some movies using scripts on my cluster and I'm
> noticing vmd exits when run
> display resize
> This seems rather odd to me, no error messages are printed. Any one
> interested in helping me debug this?
> System is nci gadi but I'm not sure what technical details would be
> relevant.
> Best, Miro
> --
> Miro A. Astore (he/him)
> PhD Candidate | Computational Biophysics
> Office 434 A28 School of Physics
> University of Sydney
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