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latest version for linux

Post #1by Fizz » 26.07.2020, 13:15

Hi all-

What is the latest version of Celestia for linux (Mint)? Where can one get it and how does one install?

I just did an upgrade to Mint 20, which required purging old repositories, and it removed my previous version. So i figure i might as well get the latest and greatest. Thanks.


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Post #2by onetwothree » 26.07.2020, 15:05

Have you read INSTALL.md? It has everything you need.

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Post #3by Fizz » 26.07.2020, 21:12

onetwothree wrote:Have you read INSTALL.md? It has everything you need.

Thanks. I've followed the instructions and got celestia-gtk 1.6.1 installed. I think i had 1.7 before, though maybe that is a development version.

How do i add extras? I recall i need an extras folder, but can't recall where it goes.

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Post #4by onetwothree » 27.07.2020, 05:07

/usr/share/celestia/

or you can define any other folder in /etc/celestia.cfg. In 1.7 you can create ~/.celestia.cfg and edit setting using it.


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