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{{Entry
|Name=Chess
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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.
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|Full description=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]].
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|Homepage URL=https://www.gnu.org/software/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
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|Version identifier=6.1.1
|Last review by=Janet Casey
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|Version date=2013/11/23
|Last review date=2010-05-29
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|Version status=stable
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|Version download=https://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/chess/gnuchess-6.1.1.tar.gz
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|Last review by=Genium
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|Last review date=2013/11/23
 
|Submitted by=Database conversion
 
|Submitted by=Database conversion
 
|Submitted date=2011-04-01
 
|Submitted date=2011-04-01
|Version identifier=5.06
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|Status=
|Version date=2003-03-20
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|Is GNU=Yes
|Version status=stable
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|GNU package identifier=chess
|Version download=http://ftp.gnu.org/pub/gnu/chess/gnuchess-5.06.tar.gz
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|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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}}
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{{Project license
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|License=GPLv3orlater
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|License copyright=Copyright (C) 2001-2013 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
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|License verified by=genium
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|License verified date=2013/11/11
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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
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|Resource URL=
 
}}
 
}}
 
{{Person
 
{{Person
|Role=Maintainer
 
 
|Real name=Stuart Cracraft
 
|Real name=Stuart Cracraft
|Email=cracraft@earthlink.net
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|Role=Project leader
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|Email=cracraft@stanfordalumni.org
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|Resource URL=
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}}
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{{Person
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|Real name=Antonio Ceballos
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|Role=Current maintainer
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|Email=aceballos@gmail.com
 
|Resource URL=
 
|Resource URL=
 
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|Resource audience=Developer
 
|Resource audience=Developer
 
|Resource kind=VCS Repository Webview
 
|Resource kind=VCS Repository Webview
|Resource URL=http://savannah.gnu.org/cvs?group_id=134
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|Resource URL=http://svn.savannah.gnu.org/viewvc/?root=chess
 
}}
 
}}
 
{{Resource
 
{{Resource
|Resource audience=Bug Tracking
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|Resource audience=User and Developer
 
|Resource kind=E-mail
 
|Resource kind=E-mail
 
|Resource URL=mailto:bug-gnu-chess@gnu.org
 
|Resource URL=mailto:bug-gnu-chess@gnu.org
 
}}
 
}}
 
{{Resource
 
{{Resource
|Resource audience=Support
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|Resource audience=User and Developer
|Resource kind=E-mail
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|Resource kind=Mailing List Subscribe
|Resource URL=mailto:help-gnu-chess@gnu.org
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|Resource URL=http://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/bug-gnu-chess
 
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{{Resource
 
{{Resource
|Resource audience=Help
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|Resource audience=User and Developer
|Resource kind=E-mail
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|Resource kind=Mailing List Info/Archive
|Resource URL=mailto:info-gnu-chess@gnu.org
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|Resource URL=http://lists.gnu.org/pipermail/bug-gnu-chess
 
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{{Software category
 
{{Software category
 
|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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|Prerequisite description=readline
 
|Prerequisite description=readline
 
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Revision as of 13:18, 23 November 2013

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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 version 6.1.2 (stable)
released on 30 July 2014

VCS Checkout

Categories

Related Projects




Licensing

LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
GPLv3orlatergenium11 November 2013



Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
Fabien Letouzey Primary author of version 6
Stuart Cracraft Project leader
Antonio Ceballos Current maintainer


Resources and communication

Audience Resource type URI
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
User and Developer E-mail mailto:bug-gnu-chess@gnu.org


Software prerequisites

Kind Description
Weak prerequisite readline

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 16 August 2014.



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