Toggling between cultures

Asked by Paul on 2016-10-11

I am really excited about the new Ojibwe constellations. When I have done presentations using the Native constellations in the past, I like to show the Greek (Western in Stellarium) constellations first so people see and hear something familiar. I then lay the Ojibwe constellations over the Greek. Is there a way to toggle between cultures without pulling up the interface window? I'm guessing a script could be written, but I am still new to the scripting with Stellarium. I would require a step-by-step written plan to get through it a couple times before I can start messing around on my own.

Thanks again for your help.

Paul L

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gzotti (georg-zotti) said : #1

You can use the RemoteControl plugin and switch sky cultures in a webbrowser which your guests don't see. Or write a script.
There is a Constellation Tour script available, or other examples.

Alexander Wolf (alexwolf) said : #2

I think two scripts + hotkeys for those scripts will be very good solution here.

Tanmoy Saha (t4saha) said : #3

I use projector screen as extended desktop (not duplicate or mirror). Then run stellarium on projector screen and RemoteControl plugin in my ubuntu laptop monitor. And that works well.

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