[gmx-developers] New QM/MM interface. In 4.6?
David van der Spoel
spoel at xray.bmc.uu.se
Wed Feb 15 18:47:54 CET 2012
On 2012-02-15 18:17, Roland Schulz wrote:
> On Wed, Feb 15, 2012 at 9:51 AM, David van der Spoel
> <spoel at xray.bmc.uu.se <mailto:spoel at xray.bmc.uu.se>> wrote:
> On 2012-02-15 15:35, Shirts, Michael (mrs5pt) wrote:
> >> I think it is time to restructure the qmmm, as we will then have
> 6 interfaces:
> >> gaussian, gamess, mopac, molpro orca and molcas.
> >> But because of the differences between input/outut of these qm
> programs, this
> >> may be complicated.
> > This sounds like something more appropriate for 5.0 than 4.6 . . .
> I felt this coming.
> So I'll probably make a new branch for this, and then do some cleaning
> in the qmmm interface as well.
> It's probably better to base it off the master branch then, I assume?
> I would think that any restructuring in the master branch should use a
> C++ class approach. E.g. in this case having one QM base class and a
> subclass for each of the QM interfaces might be a good approach.
> If you restructure the current C approach than this would be double
> effort if someone else than needs to redo it to move it to C++.
Do we have a template cpp file somewhere?
David van der Spoel, Ph.D., Professor of Biology
Dept. of Cell & Molec. Biol., Uppsala University.
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