Molecular Modeling programs on different platforms - table correct?

mathog at seqaxp.bio.caltech.edu mathog at seqaxp.bio.caltech.edu
Mon Sep 16 14:04:52 EST 1996


In article <51epum$omk at naiad.grenet.fr>, hewat at ill.fr (Alan Hewat) writes:
>mathog at seqaxp.bio.caltech.edu writes:
>
>> If I get a vote, I cast it for moving to WNT.  Not that I'm a big fan of
>> that OS, but realistically, WNT workstations would be a lot more readily
>> accepted by our undergrads then the current set of SGIs are, and getting
>> other software for WNT machines (word processors and so forth) would be one
>> heck of a lot easier and lots cheaper than it is for SGIs. 
>
>Do you really buy the same PC to do wordprocessing and molecular modelling ?

No, but I'd sure like to be able to - and the only reason that I cannot is
the lack of ports of the major packages from Unix -> WNT.  

Regards,

David Mathog
mathog at seqaxp.bio.caltech.edu
Manager, sequence analysis facility, biology division, Caltech 




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