[gmx-users] rlistlong problem

Justin Lemkul jalemkul at vt.edu
Sun Jul 20 15:22:16 CEST 2014

On 7/20/14, 5:02 AM, Mostafa Javaheri wrote:
> Dear Justin
> I set rlist = 1.2 and rlistlong = 1.4 in my md.mdp file and after running
> the simulation both of these parameters switch to this value 1.224 in the
> log file. I’m trying to simulate protein-ligand complex by utilizing CHARMM
> force field and I’m using GROMACS version 5. I would be grateful if you
> could tell me why does it happen? The mdp and log files are attached for
> more details.

See detailed discussion here: http://redmine.gromacs.org/issues/1413

The net effect is that rlistlong is not needed, and rlist should be tuned as 
part of the Verlet algorithm, so what you see is correct.



Justin A. Lemkul, Ph.D.
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