[Chimera-users] Carbon color of 1 chain
goddard at sonic.net
Tue May 14 12:36:32 PDT 2013
There are always multiple ways to do things in Chimera. Here's a one-liner if you prefer
color byelement ~element.C
The "~" in front of element.C means "not".
On May 14, 2013, at 12:29 PM, Markus Heller wrote:
> Hi Tom,
> This works, thanks. Although it seems to be a bit of a roundabout way of going about this … :-/
> From: Tom Goddard
> Sent: Tuesday, May 14, 2013 12:11 PM
> To: Markus Heller
> Cc: chimera-users at cgl.ucsf.edu
> Subject: Re: [Chimera-users] Carbon color of 1 chain
> Hi Markus,
> How about Chimera commands
> color byelement
> ~color element.C
> The first line colors the carbons gray, and the second says to unset their color, which makes them default to the color set for each molecule.
> On May 14, 2013, at 11:42 AM, Markus Heller <mheller at cdrd.ca> wrote:
> I don’t seem to be able to figure out how to color a scene by element, but with different carbon colors for different chains.
> I can’t figure out how to get an expression like
> “color green, chain C C”
> Or something like that …
> How to go about this?
> Thanks and Cheers
> Markus Heller, Ph.D.
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