Modernized database of stars

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Modernized database of stars

Post #1by Croc » 15.09.2016, 21:33

Modernized database of stars - modernization starnames.dat,,,
Modernized database is relevant to 4071 stars with proper names (Bayer and Flamsteed designations.)
For details, see in this place
Modernized database of stars set to "catalogs/stars" folder without deleting "data" folder.
For the locations of files provides built-in folder "locs".
Other database is placed in the "catalogs" folder. They will be modernized in the future.

  • unzip
  • celestia.cfg rename the old file (for example, celestia.cf_).
  • install a new celestia.cfg.
  • copy the "catalogs" folder in the parent folder Celestia
  • launch Celestia

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Post #2by omega13a » 16.09.2016, 00:55

Umm... Where's the zip file?
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Post #3by Alexell » 16.09.2016, 04:45

omega13a, Croc have a problem with file upload, so sometimes I do it for him. See link above.
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