XaoS is a fast, portable, real-time, and interactive fractal zoomer. It displays the Mandelbrot set (among other escape time fractals) and allows you zoom smoothly into the fractal. Various coloring modes are provided for both the points inside and outside the selected set. In addition, switching between Julia and Mandelbrot fractal types and on-the-fly plane switching is provided.
|Tags||Graphics Video multimedia Math education Science Fractals|
|Operating Systems||Mac OS X Windows POSIX Linux|
|Implementation||C GTK+ X11 Cocoa AA-lib reStructuredText|
|Translations||Czech German Spanish French Hungarian Italian Portuguese Romanian|
Release Notes: This release has a new Portuguese translation. It fixes a crash when using the -render command line option with user formulas. It removes support for unmaintained platforms. Updated documentation to reflect the new support process. Additional fractal examples. A GTK+ user interface (beta). A new documentation format (beta). On Windows, there is an improved GUI appearance, an updated help format, a fix for a bug where command line output was invisible, and a simplified build process for Windows developers.
Release Notes: Many new features were added.
Release Notes: This version is a major rewrite. Bugfixes were made, and optimization was improved.