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bkchem - a free chemical drawing program

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NAME

bkchem - a free chemical drawing program
 

SYNOPSIS

bkchem [options] [file]
 

DESCRIPTION

bkchem is a free chemical drawing program, which was written in Python. The editor gives you the possibility to draw, scale, rotate, align and validate molecules and/or molecular fragments. You can import CML1/CML2, MDL MOL files, SMILES and INChI. Export is possible into SVG, OpenOffice Draw format, Encapsulated PostScript (EPS), CML1/CML2, MDL MOL files and SMILES.
 

OPTIONS

The following options can be used:
-H home-directory
Set the new home directory to be home-directory.
-b script
Run in batch mode and execute script.
-h, --help
Show usage information.
-v, --version
Show version information.
 

FILES

${HOME}/.bkchem/prefs.xml
File to store user preferences.
 

AUTHORS

bkchem is written by Beda Kosata <beda@zirael.org>.
This manual page was written by Daniel Leidert <daniel.leidert@wgdd.de> for the Debian GNU/Linux system (but may be used by others).
Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU General Public License, Version 2 or (at your option) any later version published by the Free Software Foundation.
05/18/2008