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Full description The GnuSkies Project is an attempt to creaThe GnuSkies Project is an attempt to create a 'Total Plug In' (TPI) application which will eventually contain many features not yet implemented in xephem. The project is still in very early stages of development. Listed below are some of the crude initial modules currently under development. These will likely be updated and can considerably change in the near future. * Total Plug In (TPI) base - The TPI core which will let the rest of the application be developed as plugins. * SQL database server (plugin) - with star catalogs, orbital elements for the trajectories of well known objects, etc. It will most likely use the PostgreSQL server for this since that is available under GPL. * Planetarium-like display facility (plugin) - so objects in the sky can graphically displayed on a computer screen. * Ephemeris backend - covering the most basic functionality. * Orbital computation/estimation moduley. * Orbital computation/estimation module
GNU package identifier gnuskies  +
Homepage URL http://www.gnu.org/software/gnuskies/gnuskies.html  +
Interface x-window-system  +
Is GNU true  +
Keywords astronomy  + , solar system  + , viewing  + , stars  + , solar  + , GNUSkies  + , xephem  +
Last review by Janet Casey +
Last review date 16 July 2004  +
License GPLv2orlater +
License verified by Janet Casey  +
License verified date 22 May 2003  +
Name gnuskies  +
Real name Rahul Mittal  +
Related projects Planet Finder + , Kstars + , Xplanet +
Revisionid 16,100  +
Revisiontimestamp 12 October 2012 14:46:49  +
Revisionuser User:Ezephir +
Role Maintainer  +
Science astronomy  +
Short description Project to create a free version of the xephem program  +
Submitted by Database conversion +
Submitted date 1 April 2011  +
Use science  +
User level none  +
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Version date 1 January 1970  +
Version identifier NO_VERSION_DATA  +
Version status stable  +
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Modification dateThis property is a special property in this wiki. 25 November 2014 17:55:36  +
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