[Chimera-users] DMS installation

Conrad Huang conrad at cgl.ucsf.edu
Mon Feb 6 09:41:41 PST 2006

On Feb 6, 2006, at 9:32 AM, Steven Finckbeiner wrote:

> I ran "make install."  This is what I think is happening:  
> Everything except maninstall is working.  Since it can't get past  
> that step, radii.proto will not be installed and the makefile lines  
> that say "clean" and "spotless" won't run.  Is there a way to  
> install this without the maninstall part?  Maybe it's because I'm  
> on Cygwin and the file structure is weird.  Maybe it's that I don't  
> know what I'm doing inside any Unix-like interface.  I'll accept  
> that, but there has got to be a better way to get DMS out.  I've  
> been going through the Dock-fan archives and DMS installation seems  
> to be a persistent problem.  I've been trying to get this thing to  
> install since Friday.  Meanwhile I've got two PhD's wondering when  
> my fancy idea of using a free program off the internet to predict  
> receptor binding is going to work.  I don't mean to sound  
> ungrateful, but my patience and my nerves are frazzled.

I've had to answer some questions on DMS installation, but the usual  
problem is not running "make install".  Can you tell me how "make  
maninstall" fails?  To get around the problem, you can just run "make  
afterinstall" to get it to copy radii.


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