[gmx-users] water molecule cannot be settled
jalemkul at vt.edu
Thu Nov 30 00:55:15 CET 2017
On 11/29/17 6:53 PM, MD wrote:
> Hi Justin,
> Can you tell me where you spotted the broken topology? And where should I
> get in to get it fixed?
"System has non-zero total charge: -0.859995"
Can any molecule have a fraction of an electron?
Whatever you've manually parametrized is incorrect.
> On Nov 29, 2017 6:15 PM, "Justin Lemkul" <jalemkul at vt.edu> wrote:
>> On 11/29/17 3:26 PM, MD wrote:
>>> I was trying to minimize a solvated structure with following commands but
>>> got stuck at an error message complaining about water molecule not settled
>>> when I was trying to 'gmx mdrun -v -deffnm em'. I copied the grompp and
>>> mdrun command, log file and the error message after the command. Any help
>>> will be appreciated.
>>> 'gmx grompp -f em.mdp -c solv_ions.gro -p topol.top -o em.tpr'
>>> NOTE 1 [file em_real.mdp]:
>>> With Verlet lists the optimal nstlist is >= 10, with GPUs >= 20. Note
>>> that with the Verlet scheme, nstlist has no effect on the accuracy of
>>> your simulation.
>>> Setting the LD random seed to 2057414563
>>> Generated 97877 of the 97903 non-bonded parameter combinations
>>> Generating 1-4 interactions: fudge = 1
>>> Generated 64492 of the 97903 1-4 parameter combinations
>>> Excluding 3 bonded neighbours molecule type 'Protein_chain_A'
>>> Excluding 3 bonded neighbours molecule type 'Ion_chain_A2'
>>> Excluding 3 bonded neighbours molecule type 'Other_chain_B'
>>> Excluding 3 bonded neighbours molecule type 'Protein_chain_C'
>>> Excluding 2 bonded neighbours molecule type 'SOL'
>>> Excluding 1 bonded neighbours molecule type 'NA'
>>> NOTE 2 [file topol.top, line 53]:
>>> System has non-zero total charge: -0.859995
>>> Total charge should normally be an integer. See
>>> for discussion on how close it should be to an integer.
>> You have a fundamentally broken topology. Don't attempt any simulation
>> with such a topology until you correct it.
>> Justin A. Lemkul, Ph.D.
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