gnuchess - The GNU chess program

Property Value
Distribution Mageia Cauldron
Repository Mageia Core i586
Package filename gnuchess-6.2.5-3.mga7.i586.rpm
Package name gnuchess
Package version 6.2.5
Package release 3.mga7
Package architecture i586
Package type rpm
Category Games/Boards
License GPLv2+ and Public Domain
Maintainer -
Download size 1.53 MB
Installed size 3.47 MB
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-6.2.5-3.mga7.x86_64.rpm 6.2.5 x86_64 Mageia Core
gnuchess - - -


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Name Value
gnuchess == 6.2.5-3.mga7
gnuchess(x86-32) == 6.2.5-3.mga7


Type URL
Binary Package gnuchess-6.2.5-3.mga7.i586.rpm
Source Package gnuchess-6.2.5-3.mga7.src.rpm

Install Howto

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




2018-09-03 - tv <tv> 6.2.5-3.mga7
(not released yet)
+ Revision: 1256620
- rely on filetriggers for info system (mga#23482)
2018-01-02 - wally <wally> 6.2.5-2.mga7
+ Revision: 1189434
- rebuild for new readline
2017-08-15 - daviddavid <daviddavid> 6.2.5-1.mga7
+ Revision: 1141059
- new version: 6.2.5
2016-11-13 - luigiwalser <luigiwalser> 6.2.4-1.mga6
+ Revision: 1067087
- 6.2.4
- remove upstream patch
2016-02-15 - umeabot <umeabot> 6.2.2-2.mga6
+ Revision: 960483
- Mageia 6 Mass Rebuild
2015-10-24 - ycantin <ycantin> 6.2.2-1.mga6
+ Revision: 895040
- new version 6.2.2

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