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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
|Version identifier=6.1.0
|Version identifier=6.1.1
|Version date=2013/11/10
|Version date=2013/11/23
|Version status=stable
|Version status=stable
|Version download=https://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/chess/gnuchess-6.1.0.tar.gz
|Version download=https://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/chess/gnuchess-6.1.1.tar.gz
|Last review by=Genium
|Last review by=Genium
|Last review date=2013/11/11
|Last review date=2013/11/23
|Submitted by=Database conversion
|Submitted by=Database conversion
|Submitted date=2011-04-01
|Submitted date=2011-04-01

Revision as of 14:18, 23 November 2013


GNU 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.


User FAQ

"IRC irc://irc.freenode.net/#chess " IRC general channel

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


Download version 6.2.4 (stable)
released on 29 October 2016

VCS Checkout


Related Projects


LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
GPLv3orlaterGenium11 November 2013

Leaders and contributors

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 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
User and Developer Mailing List Subscribe http://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/bug-gnu-chess

Software prerequisites

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This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 7 December 2016.


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