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X frontend for Crafty, GNUChess, Internet Chess Servers, or e-mail chess

Xboard is a graphical chessboard that can serve as a user interface for Crafty, GNU Chess, for Internet Chess Servers, or for electronic mail correspondence chess. xboard can also be used by itself.

Version: 4.9.1 License: GPL-3+ GitHub
Maintainers macport (GitHub handle not provided) kurthindenburg
Categories games
Homepage https://www.gnu.org/software/xboard/
Platforms darwin
  • gtk (Use the GTK GUI toolkit)
  • universal (Build for multiple architectures)
  • xaw (Use the XAW GUI toolkit)

"xboard" depends on

lib (12)
build (4)

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Port notes

If you get this error when starting xboard: 'Unable to create font set for ...', try this from the terminal:
xboard -font -misc-fixed-bold-r-normal--13-120-75-75-c-80-iso8859-15

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