> We are running code that generates cartesian coordinates and using that to
> make a movie. When we run the movie while the code is running, we'd like
> to have the movie reread the data everytime it starts. Is there a simple
> way to do that?
>> We are running code that generates cartesian coordinates
>> and using that to make a movie.
I assume that you will send your coordinates to a multi-frame .xyz file.
Q: Please confirm
If so, and depending upon the nature of your movie, you may want to put
the character string
At the end of the 2nd line of your .xyz file ... to prevent bonding.
(This works in 10.00.24 and greater)
>> When we run the movie while the code is running, we'd
>> like to have the movie reread the data everytime it starts.
>> Is there a simple way to do that?
animation mode loop <time-delay-at-beginning> <time-delay-at-end>
The time delays are useful pauses to allow the user to get oriented. It i=
a good idea to pause at the beginning and at the end. Let's say that we
want 2 second delays
animation mode loop 2 2;