planets - Gravitation simulation of planetary bodies

Property Value
Distribution Debian 7 (Wheezy)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name planets
Package version 0.1.13
Package release 13
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 488 B
Download size 95.93 KB
Official Mirror
Planets is a simple interactive program for playing with simulations
of planetary systems. It is great for teaching gravitation on planet
The user interface is aimed at being simple enough for a fairly young
kid to enjoy it (it has a special kid-mode for this purpose).


Package Version Architecture Repository
planets_0.1.13-13_all.deb 0.1.13 all Debian Main
planets - - -


Name Value
ocaml-base-3.12.1 -
ocaml-base-nox-3.12.1 -
tk8.5 -


Type URL
Binary Package planets_0.1.13-13_all.deb
Source Package planets

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install planets deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install planets




2011-11-01 - St├ęphane Glondu <>
planets (0.1.13-13) unstable; urgency=low
* Team upload
* Recompile with ocaml 3.12.1 (no source changes)
2011-04-17 - Ralf Treinen <>
planets (0.1.13-12) unstable; urgency=low
[ Ralf Treinen ]
* debian/rules: migrate to dh, bump version of debhelper
* Standards-version: 3.9.2 (no change)
* Use dh-ocaml to compute dependency on ocaml runtime (closes: #599327)
* Bump versions on dh-ocaml and ocaml-nox
[ St├ęphane Glondu ]
* Switch packaging to git
2010-06-22 - Ralf Treinen <>
planets (0.1.13-11) unstable; urgency=low
* modified debian/patches/fix_desktop: added Science to desktop entry
categories list. Thanks to Petter Reinholdtsen for the patch.
(Closes: #576497).
* Removed Zack from uploaders on his request.
2010-02-08 - Ralf Treinen <>
planets (0.1.13-10) unstable; urgency=low
* Convert to source format 3.0 (quilt)
- debian/paches quilt style
- no more patching in debian/rules
- added debian/source/format
* Standards-version 3.8.4 (no change)
* Recompile for ocaml 3.11.2
2009-06-24 - Ralf Treinen <>
planets (0.1.13-9) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/control: added Homepage
* Standards-Version: 3.8.2 (no change)
* Rebuild for ocaml 3.11.1
2009-03-07 - Ralf Treinen <>
planets (0.1.13-8) unstable; urgency=low
[ Stephane Glondu ]
* Remove Julien from Uploaders
[ Ralf Treinen ]
* Add build-dependency on dh-ocaml
* Relaxed build-dependency on ocaml to >= 3.04
* Removed spurious dependency on ocaml-base | ocaml
* Add dependency on ${misc:Depends}
* debian/rules, cdbs: class/ -> rules/
* debian/rules: use variable $(DEB_DESTDIR) for install commands
2008-09-06 - Martin Pitt <>
planets (0.1.13-7) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/control: Bump Standards-Version (no changes necessary).
* debian/control: Switch from Tk 8.4 to Tk 8.5.
* debian/control: Add dependency ocaml-base | ocaml, to provide a real
package alternative to ocaml-base-$ABI, and satisfy lintian.
2008-05-19 - Ralf Treinen <>
planets (0.1.13-6) unstable; urgency=low
* Added watch file.
* Recompile for ocaml 3.10.2
* Clean up uploaders, added myself
2008-03-25 - Martin Pitt <>
planets (0.1.13-5) unstable; urgency=low
* Convert to cdbs.
* Split out formerly inline patches to debian/patches/, using
* debian/copyright: Add actual copyright declaration.
* Add Vcs-{Svn,Browser} fields.
* debian/control: Fix build dependencies.
2008-03-02 - Stefano Zacchiroli <>
planets (0.1.13-4) unstable; urgency=medium
* Rebuilt against OCaml 3.10.1
* Bump urgency to medium for the OCaml transition
* Bump standards-version, no changes needed

See Also

Package Description
planner-data_0.14.6-1_all.deb Data files for planner
planner-dev_0.14.6-1_amd64.deb Planner development library
planner-doc_0.14.6-1_all.deb Documentation for planner
planner-el_3.42-5.1_all.deb personal information manager for Emacs
planner_0.14.6-1_amd64.deb project management application
plasma-containments-addons_4.8.4-1+b2_amd64.deb additional containment plugins for Plasma
plasma-dataengines-addons_4.8.4-1+b2_amd64.deb additional data engines for Plasma
plasma-dataengines-workspace_4.8.4-6_amd64.deb KDE Plasma data engines
plasma-dataengines-yawp_0.4.2-1_amd64.deb yaWP's data engines (Ions) for different weather services
plasma-desktop_4.8.4-6_amd64.deb KDE Plasma workspace for desktop and laptop computers
plasma-desktopthemes-artwork_4.8.4-5_all.deb desktop themes for KDE Plasma Workspaces
plasma-netbook_4.8.4-6_amd64.deb KDE Plasma workspace for netbook computers
plasma-runner-installer_1.3.0-2_amd64.deb KRunner plugin for installing packages
plasma-runners-addons_4.8.4-1+b2_amd64.deb additional runners for Plasma and Krunner
plasma-scriptengine-javascript_4.8.4-2_amd64.deb JavaScript script engine for Plasma