xboard package in Ubuntu

xboard: X Window System Chess Board
xboard-dbgsym: debug symbols for xboard

This package has 5 new bugs and 0 open questions.

Package information

Debian Games Group
Medium Urgency
Latest upload:

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Upstream connections

The GNU Projectxboardtrunk

XBoard is a graphical user interface for chess in all its major forms, including international chess, xiangqi (Chinese chess), shogi Japanese chess) and Makruk, in addition to many minor variants such as Losers Chess, Crazyhouse, Chess960 and Capablanca Chess. It displays a chessboard on the screen, accepts moves made with the mouse, and loads and saves games in Portable Game Notation (PGN).

Bug supervisor: no
Bug tracker: no
Branch: yes

Packaging is up-to-date for xboard 4.9.1 .

Impish (active development)
4.9.1-2 release (universe)
The Hirsute Hippo (current stable release)
4.9.1-2 release (universe)
The Groovy Gorilla (supported)
4.9.1-2 release (universe)
The Focal Fossa (supported)
4.9.1-1build1 release (universe)
The Bionic Beaver (supported)
4.9.1-1 release (universe)
The Xenial Xerus (supported)
4.8.0-2 release (universe)
The Trusty Tahr (supported)
4.7.3-1 release (universe)