have you tried using the camera=0 argument?
cmd.rotate(axis, angle, object='yourcone', camera=0)
--On 05 Feb 2014, at 15:46, Павел Томашевский <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> I've made a cone CGO (something like a pointer) and now I need to make a rotation of the cone. I have got yaw, pitch and roll angle values, but when I do 'rotate' command it rotates about axis of the global coordinate system.
> My question is, how to make a rotation of the CGO about axis that is NOT of the global pymol coordinate system but goes through the CGO itself?
> I hope it's clear what I mean ;)
> Thank you