X Planet wallpaper

      The DEB Packet is available via repository. Please keep in mind to never trust external repositories! 

      sudo wget -O - | sudo apt-key add -
      echo "deb /" | sudo tee -a /etc/apt/sources.list
      sudo apt-get update
      sudo apt-get install xplanetFX

      If you want to download a .deb or a .rpm please go to:

      Early Feb 2011 there was a new release with many improvements. Some of these include: -

      • Consistency between tabs, padding and buttons used throughout
      • ‘Display’ now gives a more accurate preview of changes
      • ‘View’ Position widget has colour, a new grid, more
      • The application has a new Splash screen and application icon

      Amongst those changes come a few new features, notably: -

      • Ability to change corona blur
      • Star field can be zoomed
      • More shadow options
      • Faster rendering time


      The latest release of XPlanetFX, provided pre-packaged as a .deb, can be downloaded @

      Once installed the application can be launched the from the ‘Applications > Accessories’ sub-menu.