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author Robby Workman <>2011-02-06 23:47:10 -0600
committer Robby Workman <>2011-02-28 09:42:00 -0600
commit8bed6b885b3e28e9787b9ac7188043284a6200da (patch)
treeca0899968f0bdc077abe1d87837c7b10a00d4b91 /academic
parent840a8c9482c0834b16c2f2c93354396557d5a82f (diff)
academic/celestia: Noted lua dep in README
Perhaps this is a genuine bug in either our script or upstream, but for now, there's effectively a hard dep on lua, so we'll note it. Thanks to King Beowulf for the pointer. Signed-off-by: Robby Workman <>
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diff --git a/academic/celestia/README b/academic/celestia/README
index 563f6bc11e..84faa8608e 100644
--- a/academic/celestia/README
+++ b/academic/celestia/README
@@ -1,11 +1,9 @@
A real-time space simulation that lets you experience our universe
in three dimensions.
-There are four frontend possibilities to choose. The Glut one works
-out of the box. The GTK frontend needs gtkglext (also available
-from The Gnome frontend wasn't tested.
+There are four frontend possibilities to choose. The Glut one works out
+of the box, the GTK one needs gtkglext, and the Gnome one is untested.
The KDE frontend requires kde3 and will not work with the kde3 compat
+packages, so it's essentially nonfunctional.
-Celestia may use lua for its script engine, if available at compile time.
-Lua is also available from
+This requires lua, and gtkglext is optional but recommended.