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Spin Name

Fedora Astronomy Spin


The goal is to create a Live media spin containing a set of tools for astronomers and astrophysicists. This includes observatory control as well as scientific data analysis and astrophotography.



Detailed Description

User Experience

  • Powerful completely open-source and free tool for amateurs and professionals.

Benefit to Fedora

At the moment, there is no such distribution which offers a set of professional open-source tools for astronomers and astrophysicists and Fedora is very popular in astronomers' environment (that it is strongly linux-based).

Kickstart File

  • Kickstart File of test release based on Fedora 22: [1]

ISO Name / FS Label

  • ISO name: Fedora-$release-$arch-Live-Astronomy
  • FS-Label: Fedora-$release-$arch-Astronomy


  • Fedora KDE Spin


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