Welcome to the redesigned web portal of XaoS. Here
we offer up-to-date information about the XaoS
project, the development issues and others.
XaoS is a fast portable real-time interactive fractal zoomer. It
displays the Mandelbrot set (among other escape time fractals) and
allows you to zoom smoothly into the fractal. Various coloring modes are
provided for both the points inside and outside the selected set. In
addition, switching between Julia and Mandelbrot fractal types and
on-the-fly plane switching is provided.
The first version of XaoS was a
minimal X Window Mandelbrot viewer by Thomas which was modified by Jan
support high frame-rate zooming. Other additions were later made by
both Thomas and Jan including autopilot (for those of you without
drivers licenses), palette changing, PNG saving and fractal
You may be interested in viewing our small image
galleries and tutorial.
You can find further information in the documentation section
including supported platforms, system requirements, and known
Please feel free to ask questions or join us. For details
read the information on the bottom of this page.