WinStars 2

March 25, 2009 : Version 2.078 R9 of WinStars
  • New DSS function.
  • Updated to be compatible with Windows Vista.
  • Several BOINC(Seti@Home) compatibility improvements.
  • Fixed a lot of bugs...

Application Details:

Version: 2.078 R9
License: Free to use and share
Votes: 0
Latest Rating: Platinum
Latest Wine Version Tested: 1.1.39

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Test Results

Old test results
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Selected Test Results

What works

installing the software

launching WinStars 2

Configuring the observation parameters

Real Time animation

Ephemeris computing

Database update from Internet

Make a screenshot from the software

Make a video from the observation

Solar System Mode

Planetarium Mode

What does not

Anything which was tested


What was not tested

Printing the view

extension modules
piloting a telescop

Hardware tested


  • GPU:
  • Driver:

Additional Comments

Very good compatibility for this complex software. Advanced functionnalities like screenshot or making a movie are well working. Very impressive !

selected in Test Results table below
Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
CurrentUbuntu 9.10 "Karmic" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Mar 01 20101.1.39Yes Yes NoPlatinuman anonymous user 

Known Bugs

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