Chimera Commands Index

savepos [ view_name ]

~savepos [ view_name ]

savepos list

Savepos saves the current position and associates view_name with it. If view_name is missing, the name default is used. Saved positions can be restored with reset.

A position includes:

Unless changed with savepos, the default position is one in which the models have not been rotated or translated.

Saved positions are included in saved Chimera sessions. To decrease the size of session files, positions can be "forgotten" using ~savepos view_name. When a session is saved, the current position is automatically saved with the view_name session-start.

The list keyword indicates that the names of all saved positions should be listed in the status line and Reply Log.

See also: reset, push/pop, save, movie-related commands