Welcome to the most active Linux Forum on the web.
Go Back > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - News > Syndicated Linux News
User Name
Syndicated Linux News This forum is for the discussion of Syndicated Linux News stories.


  Search this Thread
Old 08-29-2008, 05:00 AM   #1
LXer NewsBot
Registered: Dec 2005
Posts: 82,995

Rep: Reputation: 87
LXer: Tutorial: Viewing the Night Sky with Linux, Part I: KStars

Published at LXer:

What's that super-bright star in the western sky after sunset? Was the moon full last night? Is Mars visible now? What time will the sun set on Saturday? Do you ever look up at the sky and wonder about it? Your Linux desktop has lots of astronomy programs that can help you explore the night sky. This article will start with the one that's easiest to use: KStars. KStars is a nifty "planetarium program" that's probably available through your Linux distro. Don't let the "K" scare you off -- kstars works fine even if you're not running KDE.



Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
LXer: Tutorial: Power Management on Linux, Part 2 LXer Syndicated Linux News 0 04-17-2008 04:40 PM
LXer: Tutorial: Webcams in Linux, Part 1 LXer Syndicated Linux News 0 02-21-2008 05:00 PM
LXer: Tutorial: Font Management In Linux, Part 2 LXer Syndicated Linux News 0 10-25-2007 09:11 PM
LXer: Tutorial: Font Management in Linux, Part 1 LXer Syndicated Linux News 0 10-18-2007 06:50 PM
LXer: Tutorial: Digital Photo Management In Linux, Part 1 LXer Syndicated Linux News 0 10-04-2007 05:50 PM

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:22 PM.

Main Menu
Write for LQ is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration