[gmx-users] X interface on OS X

David spoel at xray.bmc.uu.se
Sat Apr 19 21:24:00 CEST 2003

On Sat, 2003-04-19 at 21:11, Erik Lindahl wrote:
> Hi Michael,
> Did you compile Grace on that box? Otherwise Grace might have been  
> statically linked with lesstif...
> The Gromacs configure script checks for motif headers and libraries  
> (both are needed) during setup time, and writes a short message whether  
> they are present or not. I'd make sure lesstif is installed, rerun  
> configure and check the output.
Apart from that, gromacs is perfectly happy without lesstif, and having
implemented that bit myself I can say you're not missing much...
> Having said that, David has started to work on turning all programs  
> into library calls - that way we will be able to write more  
> feature-rich graphical user interfaces on all platforms...
We will be able to, but whether we will do it is another matter...

Groeten, David.
Dr. David van der Spoel, 	Dept. of Cell and Molecular Biology
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