[gmx-users] Restart -append

Justin Lemkul jalemkul at vt.edu
Wed Aug 26 22:15:43 CEST 2015

On 8/26/15 4:07 PM, Johnny Lu wrote:
> Dear Users,
> Simulation crashed.
> Gromacs 5.1 wrote last check point at about 4 min before the crash.
> Restart with mdrun -cpi (last check point file) -append
> Will the -append option get rid of the data for those 4 min between the
> last check point written and the crash?

Yes, you can only resume from that time point that was saved in the .cpt file 
passed to -cpi.  Anything that happened after that is overwritten.



Justin A. Lemkul, Ph.D.
Ruth L. Kirschstein NRSA Postdoctoral Fellow

Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences
School of Pharmacy
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University of Maryland, Baltimore
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