[Chimera-users] measurements to planes

Serge Gorelsky sgorelsk at uottawa.ca
Fri Sep 18 08:38:14 PDT 2009

Hello Elaine, thank you very much for the update! Serge

On Thu, Sep 17, 2009 at 6:53 PM, Elaine Meng <meng at cgl.ucsf.edu> wrote:
> Hi Serge, Dave, Jim, et al.,
> In recent daily builds of Chimera, you can now define planes and measure
> distances and angles to these objects.  The planes are shown as disks, and
> you can perform plane-plane, axis-plane, and atom-plane measurements, in
> addition to the axis-axis and atom-axis measurements we had earlier.
> The tool formerly known as Axes is now "Axes/Planes," and we anticipate it
> will eventually include centroids.  The updated documentation isn't there
> today but should show up tomorrow at
> <http://www.cgl.ucsf.edu/chimera/docs/ContributedSoftware/structuremeas/structuremeas.html#axes>
> and the interface is mostly self-explanatory anyway.
> Each of you had asked about planes at some point (possibly a while ago), in
> case you are wondering why I addressed this message to you. 8-)
> Enjoy!
> Elaine
> -----
> Elaine C. Meng, Ph.D.
> UCSF Computer Graphics Lab (Chimera team) and Babbitt Lab
> Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry
> University of California, San Francisco

Best regards,
  Serge Gorelsky

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