FreeBSD Port: vmd-1.8.3

Sangwoo Shim ssw at
Mon Jun 13 02:41:12 GMT 2005

On Fri, Jun 10, 2005 at 01:06:51PM +0000, Osmany Guirola Cruz wrote:
> Hi 
>  i am using vmd port and found little no so serious bugs
> when i try to do a cartoon representation of a protein i get 
> this errors in the vmd console 
> ERROR) Unable to open input file '/usr/tmp/tmp.n8ebrB' for writing.
> ERROR) Stride::write_stride_record: unable to write input file for
> Stride
> ERROR) Call to Stride program failed.
> i can't write to folder /usr/tmp/ but i supose that the original path
> shoud be /tmp/ and then can have write permissions 
> i create the folder /usr/tmp/ and then as root run the program without
> problems , this is not so serious but should be fixed....

I found the origin setting TMPDIR to be /usr/tmp. It was vmdinit.tcl script.
I'll submit the PR for this.
Thanks again for your notice. :-)

Sangwoo Shim

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