From: Stephen Walch (
Date: Mon Dec 05 2005 - 11:04:26 CST

I found that VMD 1.8.3 does not work onn my work Mac (a blue and
white G3 with OS 10. See below) but works fine on my home Mac which
is a G4.

Is this a known problem and is there a fix?
>>I downloaded VMD 1.8.3 and tried installing it on my Mac. It gives
>>a folder containing an Icon which I copied to the applications
>>folder. When I double click on the Icon it starts to open the
>>program but never opens the windows.
>>My question. It says I need hardware OpenGL. Is this likely present
>>on my machine (a 400 Mhz single processor G3 with OS 10.3.9)? If
>>not what do I need? A new Mac?
>>Steve Walch
>>Stephen Walch
>>Consulting Professor
>>Department of Mechanical Engineering
>>Terman Engineering, Room 557
>>Stanford University
>>Stanford, CA 94305
>>Tel: (650) 725-0107

Stephen Walch
Consulting Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Terman Engineering, Room 557
Stanford University
Stanford, CA 94305
Tel: (650) 725-0107