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Scid is a powerful chess database application with many search features. Its GUI makes entering chess games fast and easy, and you can search games by exact position, material, player names, and many other criteria. It does not come with any actual file of chess games, but it can convert databases to/from the popular PGN format which is widely used for chess games. The program has support in ten languages.


Download version 3.4.1 (stable)
released on 3 March 2004

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GPLv2Janet Casey20 August 2001

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Shane Hudson Maintainer
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Required to build Tcl/tk (v. 8.0 or later)

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 3 March 2004.


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