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Fractal landscape generator/viewer

Terraform is a height field generation and manipulation program that lets users generate and transform random fractal terrains. Users generate random terrain using various algorithms and then selectively change the terrain using various transformations. Where possible, the transformations provide a real-time preview, giving users instant feedback on the effect of any parameter changes.


Download version 0.8.3 (stable)
released on 10 January 2017

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Related Projects


LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
GPLv2Janet Casey1 April 2002

Leaders and contributors

Robert Gasch Maintainer
See the AUTHORS file in the distribution for a complete list Contributor
David A. Bartold Maintainer

Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
Developer,SupportMailing List Info/Archivehttp://lists.sourceforge.net/mailman/listinfo/terraform-main
DeveloperVCS Repository Webviewhttp://sourceforge.net/cvs/?group_id=1765

Software prerequisites

Required to buildGnome 1.2 or later
Weak prerequisitePOV-Ray (to render the height field); libtrio (http://sourceforge.net/projects/ctrio
Weak prerequisitefor systems which don't define/implement vfscanf and/or vsscanf)
Required to useGnome 1.2 or later

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 10 January 2017.


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