Mandelbrot for your Linux Console

FRACTERM Screenshot


Fracterm is an ncurses based Mandelbrot set explorer for the text console. You can zoom in/out and move around, switch between b/w ASCII mode and color mode.

Command                  Key
zoom in/out              (+/-)
move around              (i j k m)
change iterartion depth  (,/.)
change zoom "speed"      (y/x)
toggle color mode        (c)
go back to start         (s)
color cycling            (C and hold any key)
change screen width      (z/b)
change screen height     (g/h)
chose palette            (1-3)
quit                     (q)

Source / Download

You can find the source on Bitbucket