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|Name=GNU Chess
 
|Short description=Chess game
 
|Short description=Chess game
 
|Full description=Lets humans play a full game of chess against the computer. The program has a plain terminal interface but also supports visual interfaces such as the X-board.
 
|Full description=Lets humans play a full game of chess against the computer. The program has a plain terminal interface but also supports visual interfaces such as the X-board.
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|Homepage URL=http://www.gnu.org/software/chess/
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|Is GNU=Yes
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|GNU package identifier=chess
 
|User level=none
 
|User level=none
|Status=Live
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|VCS checkout command=svn co svn://svn.savannah.gnu.org/chess  
|Component programs=
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|Homepage URL=http://www.gnu.org/software/chess/chess.html
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|VCS checkout command=:pserver:anoncvs@subversions.gnu.org:cvsroot/chess
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|Computer languages=C
 
|Computer languages=C
|Documentation note=User FAQ at http://www.gnu.org/software/chess/chess_faq.html
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|Documentation note=[http://www.gnu.org/software/chess/chess_faq.html User FAQ]
|Paid support=
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|IRC help=
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|IRC general=
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|IRC development=
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|Related projects=Baby,CGoban,GNU_go,Eboard,Gamazons,Jacquemate,Sjeng,xshogi,Xboard,gnubg
 
|Related projects=Baby,CGoban,GNU_go,Eboard,Gamazons,Jacquemate,Sjeng,xshogi,Xboard,gnubg
 
|Keywords=games,chess,board,X-board,strategic,tactical,GNU chess
 
|Keywords=games,chess,board,X-board,strategic,tactical,GNU chess
|Is GNU=y
 
|Last review by=Janet Casey
 
|Last review date=2010-05-29
 
|Submitted by=Database conversion
 
|Submitted date=2011-04-01
 
 
|Version identifier=5.06
 
|Version identifier=5.06
|Version date=2003-03-20
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|Version date=2012/03/04
 
|Version status=stable
 
|Version status=stable
|Version download=http://ftp.gnu.org/pub/gnu/chess/gnuchess-5.06.tar.gz
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|Version download=http://ftp.gnu.org/pub/gnu/chess/gnuchess-6.0.2.tar.gz
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|Last review by=Jgay
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|Last review date=2012/03/04
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|Submitted by=Database conversion
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|Submitted date=2011-04-01
 
|License verified date=2001-01-31
 
|License verified date=2001-01-31
|Version comment=5.06 stable released 2003-03-20
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{{Project license
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|License=GPLv3orlater
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|License verified by=Janet Casey
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|License verified date=2001-01-31
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}}
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{{Person
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|Real name=Fabien Letouzey
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|Role=Primary author of version 6
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|Email=fabien_letouzey@hotmail.com
 
}}
 
}}
 
{{Person
 
{{Person
|Role=Maintainer
 
 
|Real name=Stuart Cracraft
 
|Real name=Stuart Cracraft
|Email=cracraft@earthlink.net
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|Role=Project leader
|Resource URL=
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|Email=cracraft@stanfordalumni.org
 
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|Game=chess-related
 
|Game=chess-related
|Interface=console,x-window-system
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|Interface=console, x-window-system
 
|Use=gameplaying
 
|Use=gameplaying
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{{Project license
 
|License=GPLv2
 
|License verified by=Janet Casey
 
|License verified date=2001-01-31
 
 
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Revision as of 14:26, 16 March 2012

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GNU Chess

https://www.gnu.org/software/chess/
GNU Chess is a chess-playing program. It can be used to play chess against the computer on a terminal or, more commonly, as a chess engine for graphical chess frontends such as XBoard.

Documentation

User FAQ

Heckert gnu.small.png This is a GNU package:chess

Download

Download External-link-icon.png version 6.1.1 (stable)
released on 23 November 2013

VCS Checkout

Categories

Related Projects




Licensing

LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
GPLv3orlatergenium11 November 2013



Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
"Email fabien_letouzey@hotmail.com" Fabien Letouzey Primary author of version 6
"Email cracraft@stanfordalumni.org" Stuart Cracraft Project leader
"Email aceballos@gmail.com" Antonio Ceballos Current maintainer


Resources and communication

Audience Resource type URI
User and Developer E-mail mailto:bug-gnu-chess@gnu.org
User and Developer Mailing List Subscribe http://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/bug-gnu-chess
User and Developer Mailing List Info/Archive http://lists.gnu.org/pipermail/bug-gnu-chess
Support Newsgroup gnu.chess
Developer Newsgroup gnu.chess.bug
Developer VCS Repository Webview http://svn.savannah.gnu.org/viewvc/?root=chess


Software prerequisites

Kind Description
Weak prerequisite readline

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 23 November 2013.



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