kstars-trinity - desktop planetarium for Trinity
||Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (Precise Pangolin)
KStars is a graphical desktop planetarium for KDE. It depicts an
accurate simulation of the night sky, including stars,
constellations, star clusters, nebulae, galaxies, all planets, the
Sun, the Moon, comets and asteroids. You can see the sky as it
appears from any location on Earth, on any date.
The user interface is highly intuitive and flexible. The display can
be panned and zoomed with the mouse, and you can easily identify
objects and track their motion across the sky. KStars includes many
powerful features, yet the interface is clean and simple and fun to
This package is part of Trinity, as a component of the KDE education module.
See the 'kde-trinity' and 'kdeedu-trinity' packages for more information.
- Add the following line to /etc/apt/sources.list:
deb http://www.mirrorservice.org/sites/trinitydesktop.org/trinity/trinity-v3.5.13/debian/ precise main
- Update the package index:
# sudo apt-get update
- Install GPG key of the repository:
# sudo apt-key adv --keyserver keyserver.quickbuild.pearsoncomputing.net --recv-keys 2B8638D0
- Install kstars-trinity deb package:
# sudo apt-get install kstars-trinity