[Chimera-users] show middle slice of vol by using command line

Dieter Blaas dieter.blaas at meduniwien.ac.at
Wed Aug 7 10:18:39 PDT 2013


Thanks a lot, Elaine! I was unable to locate the description. Works, 
perfectly, best, Dieter

Am 07.08.2013 17:44, schrieb Elaine Meng:
> Hi Dieter,
> There are two required arguments for the planes option: axis,start
> ... where start is the index of the desired plane along that axis
>
> Documentation:
> <http://www.rbvi.ucsf.edu/chimera/docs/UsersGuide/midas/volume.html#planes>
>
> So, for example:
>
> volume #0 style solid planes x,15
>
> I hope this helps,
> Elaine
> -----
> Elaine C. Meng, Ph.D.
> UCSF Computer Graphics Lab (Chimera team) and Babbitt Lab
> Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry
> University of California, San Francisco
>
> On Aug 6, 2013, at 9:49 PM, Dieter Blaas wrote:
>
>> Hi,
>>      I have been trying hard to do the following by using the command line but so far with no avail:
>>
>> select volume #0 and show just the middle slice as solid.
>>
>> Following the way the commands are usually structured I tried something like "vol #0 style solid planes one" but I do get the error "volume invalid planes argument "one" : Value must be x, y ,z, got 'one'''. But when I try ""vol #0 style solid planes x" I get "volume: invalid planes argument 'x'. So what?
>>
>> Thanks a lor for hints, Dieter
>
>
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