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xplanets

Xplanets is a simulator that shows a spaceship moving through the solar system. The spaceship's movements are influenced by gravity from the sun and the planets according to Newton's laws, and by the acceleration that the engines provide. The planets move around is (simplified) round orbits.

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  •  22 Jun 2003 07:55

Release Notes: This release has been ported to GTK+ 2.x.

  •  30 Jan 2001 06:14

    Release Notes: The spaceship is now centered on the screen and a data display has been added.

    •  30 Jan 2001 06:14

      Release Notes: The display now shows the velocity vectors of the planets relative to the spaceship.

      •  30 Jan 2001 06:14

        Release Notes: First public release.

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