gnuchess - The GNU chess program

Property Value
Distribution ROSA 2012.1
Repository ROSA Main i586
Package name gnuchess
Package version 6.0.0
Package release 3-rosa2012.1
Package architecture i586
Package type rpm
Installed size 82.13 MB
Download size 17.04 MB
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The gnuchess package contains the GNU chess program.  By default,
GNUchess uses a text-based interface.  Alternatively, GNUchess can
be used in conjunction with other GUI interface, thus serving as a
chess engine.
You should install the gnuchess package if you would like to play
chess on your computer. If you'd like to use a graphical interface
with GNUchess, you'll also need to install other GUI interface,
such as xboard or eboard.
This package also includes opening book for gnuchess, containing many
historic games played between masters and grandmasters.


Package Version Architecture Repository
gnuchess-6.0.0-3-rosa2012.1.x86_64.rpm 6.0.0 x86_64 ROSA Main
gnuchess - - -


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Name Value
chessengine -
elf(buildid) == 69335ce18580dd2ca1c67327fc0259588993c503
gnuchess == 6.0.0-3:2012.1
gnuchess-book -


Name Value
gnuchess-book -


Type URL
Binary Package gnuchess-6.0.0-3-rosa2012.1.i586.rpm
Source Package gnuchess-6.0.0-3.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Enable ROSA Main repository on Install and Remove Software
  2. Update packages list:
    # urpmi.update -a
  3. Install gnuchess rpm package:
    # urpmi gnuchess



See Also

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