[Chimera-users] Please unbundle libRMF

Yuri yuri at rawbw.com
Sat Jun 30 11:35:22 PDT 2018

Chimera installs lib/libRMF.so, and UCSF IMP also installs 
lib/libRMF.so, so that they can't be used together, despite the claim 
that "IMP can also be used from the Chimera 
<http://www.cgl.ucsf.edu/chimera/> molecular modeling system" (see 

Please unbundle libRMF (https://github.com/salilab/rmf), and use an 
external package for it.

Also imagine if some other software used libRMF too, how can they all be 
installed together? Bundling is a mess. Please never bundle software 
packages because this only causes problems down the road.

I also asked IMP to unbundle libRMF.so: 



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