[Chimera-users] [chimera-dev] small suggestion regarding savepos

Nils Becker nils.becker at ens-lyon.fr
Thu Jul 23 10:24:41 PDT 2009

Hi Eric,

agreed. my concern was more about restoring a session. I think it would
be good to be able to get back to the same state as immediately before
closing the session, including the saved positions.


Eric Pettersen wrote:
> Closing a session tries to get Chimera back to it's original "clean
> slate" startup state as much as possible.  If you wanted saved positions
> to be retained you would do something other than "Close session"
> (/e.g./ close all open models instead).
> --Eric
> On Jul 22, 2009, at 12:05 PM, Nils Becker wrote:
>> Eric Pettersen wrote:
>>> Hi JD,
>>> I think you're right:  closing a session should clear saved positions.
>>> In tomorrow's build that's what will happen.
>>> --Eric
>> Hi,
>> does this mean that saved positions will be just gone, or that they will
>> be saved with the session file? I would be strongly in favor of the
>> second option, since saved positions can represent quite a bit of work..
>> cheers, Nils
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