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gnuskies has been decommissioned as a GNU package. We suggest celestia.

The GnuSkies Project is an attempt to create a 'Total Plug In' (TPI) application which will eventually contain many features not yet implemented in xephem.

Listed below are some of the crude initial modules that are currently under development. Please note that these will likely be updated and can considerably change in the near future. Please feel free to contribute your ideas about any of these:

These modules were chosen because they are relatively fundamental. Please send in your opinions and feel free to make any additions. We are always looking for additional volunteers to help us with our development efforts. In addition to the above areas, we need help with the following:

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The current software development team consists of the following members:

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Updated: 28 june 2000 prash