[Chimera-users] Silhouette edges around dashed wire-style bonds

Greg Couch gregc at cgl.ucsf.edu
Wed Jan 5 15:03:37 PST 2011

Unfortunately, the current silhouette edge technique doesn't work with 
lines.  So the alternative is more likely.  I've filed an enhancement 
request so you'll be notified when it is in the daily builds.

     - Greg

On 12/22/2009 06:06 AM, Dipl.-Ing. Thomas Mitterfellner wrote:
> Hello!
> In some of my structures, I need dashed bonds to indicate hydrogen 
> bonding or metal complexation. As I understand it, in order for bonds 
> to be displayed as dashed, they need to be wire-style. I wondered if 
> silhouette edges could also be extended to these wire-style bonds?
> Alternatively, could stick-style bonds possibly be displayed in a 
> dashed fashion? Maybe as a series of cylinders, each separated by a 
> certain distance, or eg. as a series of equally spaced small spheres.
> Thank you,
> Thomas

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