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A Physics Simulator That Works In Ubuntu

  1. Jun 9, 2010 #1
    I'm looking for a program that simulates physics systems in Ubuntu. I tried using Step but it's a KDE system, and I've been having a lot of issues with it hanging up and crashing. My searches thus far have pulled up nothing. Does anyone know of any good programs other than Step?
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  3. Jun 9, 2010 #2
    Hi Lancelot59
    Have you looked at Scilab? The simulator 'Scicos' runs under scilab, and it's all well-supported freeware.
  4. Jun 10, 2010 #3
    That looks quite good. I'll definately give that a try.

    I also found a program called Phun which looks fairly simple to use.
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