[Chimera-users] command line issues
lizkellogg at gmail.com
Thu Nov 19 17:17:30 PST 2015
thank you! removing the preference file fixed it. I'll pass it along,
other users in my lab have encountered the exact same problem!
On 11/19/15 5:09 PM, Eric Pettersen wrote:
> Hi Liz,
> This is going to sound odd, but the first thing to try is to turn
> multisampling off. You do that from the Effects tab of the Side View.
> If that doesn’t immediately fix it, click Save on the Side View, quit
> Chimera, and start a new one. If /that/ doesn’t fix it, then you need
> to quit Chimera and then remove your preferences file. It’s named
> “preferences” and is located in a folder named “.chimera” in your home
> directory. If you know how to use the Unix command line then removing
> it is simple: “rm ~/.chimera/preferences”. If you have to use the
> Finder then it’s a little trickier but not too bad:
> 1) In the Finder’s “Go” menu choose “Go To Folder…”
> 2) Type in “~/.chimera”
> This should reveal the preferences file which you can remove with
> normal Finder-like things.
> Eric Pettersen
> UCSF Computer Graphics Lab
>> On Nov 19, 2015, at 11:27 AM, liz kellogg <lizkellogg at gmail.com
>> <mailto:lizkellogg at gmail.com>> wrote:
>> I've been using chimera quite happily for the past couple of years. I
>> especially like the command line, as it makes operations much faster
>> to complete (once you know the commands!)
>> I've been using the command-line, in chimera, on my mac (osx yosemite
>> version 10.10.3) for a while now, but just today my command-line
>> would not display the text I'm entering into the command-line bar.
>> This is odd, I've never seen this before, and I don't know what the
>> problem is due to. I tried restarting chimera, I tried restarting my
>> computer, and I tried re-installing chimera, but the command-line
>> prompt is the same.. it doesn't display the text as I'm entering it..
>> though if I type a command, it does execute it and it shows up in the
>> command history.. so it looks like a problem in displaying text as
>> it's being entered.
>> Has anyone else run into this problem? And how do you fix it? I'd be
>> so much happier if I could see what I'm typing!
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