Category Archives: Test builds

Refraction and extinction support in Stellarium (+ a test build for Windows)

Thanks to Georg Zotti and our Fabien Chéreau, Stellarium now can model atmospheric refraction and extinction. This means that objects in the sky won’t appear where they would appear if the Earth didn’t have an atmosphere and that the Moon … Continue reading

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Pre-release test build of Stellarium 0.10.6

After unpleasant past experiences, the team decided to stop new developments in the code* two weeks before the release and make a test build, so that the translators and testers can have a go at it. (* We are supposed … Continue reading

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Experimental build of Stellarium with two new plug-ins

I’ve uploaded an experimental build of Stellarium to the usual place: https://launchpad.net/stellarium/+download (look for stellarium-bzr4766-experimental01-win32.exe) Like the usual test builds, it is based on the most current development code (trunk revision 4766), but merged with two plug-ins that are currently … Continue reading

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Another test build (r6398) and a new release date

Stellarium SVN r6398 can be downloaded from the usual place: https://launchpad.net/stellarium/+download Bugs should be reported to the usual place: https://bugs.launchpad.net/stellarium If you are reporting a bug, please mention that this is the test build and the version number (i.e. r6398 … Continue reading

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Stellarium test build (revision 6356) for Windows

That thing about the last-minute changes was oracular based upon previous experiences. 🙂 A patch that changed some things in the Configuration window was reverted. This may mess up the translations, but as they are not imported yet in the … Continue reading

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Stellarium test build (revision 6326) for Windows

I have uploaded a new test build, Stellarium SVN r6326. This is the latest revision available today. As the release of 0.10.5 is scheduled for the 22th this month (in less than a week), it will be really nice if … Continue reading

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