The hfractal package

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An OpenGL fractal browser with multicore support and the capability to output high quality png images.

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Versions 0.1.0,,, 0.2.0, 0.3.0, 0.3.1,,, 0.4.1,,,,
Dependencies array, base (>=3 && <5), data-accessor (>=0.2 && <=0.3), data-accessor-template (>=0.2 && <=0.3), gd (>=3000.2.0 && <3000.3.0), GLUT, OpenGL (==2.3.*) [details]
License BSD3
Copyright 2009-2009 Chris Holdsworth
Author Chris Holdsworth <>
Maintainer Chris Holdsworth <>
Stability Experimental
Category Graphics
Uploaded Fri Sep 11 16:56:35 UTC 2009 by ChrisHoldsworth
Distributions NixOS:
Downloads 2449 total (23 in the last 30 days)
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Status Docs not available [build log]
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Readme for hfractal

Readme for hfractal-0.3.1

OpenGL Fractal renderer. Currently only renders the Mandelbrot set, but can (and will) be easily extened to other fractals.
Doesn't play well with xmonad - use on the floating layer.
		Arrow keys   -    Movement
		+/-          -    Zoom in/out
		a/s          -    Alter colouring gradient
		</>			 -    Decrease/increase number of iterations 
						  in escape algorithm.
		p            -    Print a hi-res image of the current location
					      in the working direction
		o			 -    Print current location to console

		Left Mouse   -	  Centre
		Right Mouse  -	  Centre and zoom
		Mouse Wheel	 -    Zoom

Can exploit multiple cores - Use hfractal [opts] +RTS -N{cores} to enable this.