[pstricks] Fwd: Re: pst-solarsystem
Herbert.Voss at alumni.tu-berlin.de
Sun Jan 1 21:18:47 CET 2012
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Betreff: Re: pst-solarsystem
Datum: Sun, 01 Jan 2012 18:29:17 +0000
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Herbert Voss wrote:
> I uploaded pst-solarsystem.tgz to the uk mirror. Please put
> the files into the _new_ directory
> pst-solarsystem (v. 0.12) is a PSTricks related package
> for drawing a solar system.
> the authors are Manuel Luque and Herbert Voß. The license
> is as usual LPPL
> pst-solarsystem plots the visible planets, projected on the plane of
> the ecliptic. As we can not represent all the planets in the real
> proportions, only Mercury, Venus, Earth and Mars have the correct
> proportions of the orbits and their relative sizes are observed.
> Saturn and Jupiter are in the right direction, but not in correct size.
thanks for the upload; i have installed it and made a new entry in the
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