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Package: xboard (4.4.2-1) [universe]

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Please consider filing a bug or asking a question via Launchpad before contacting the maintainer directly.

Original Maintainers (usually from Debian):

  • Debian Games Team (Mail Archive)
  • Clint Adams
  • Barry deFreese
  • Gonéri Le Bouder
  • Vincent Legout

It should generally not be necessary for users to contact the original maintainer.

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An X Window System Chess Board

XBoard is a graphical chessboard that can serve as a user interface for GNU Chess, for the Internet Chess Server, or for electronic mail correspondence chess. XBoard can also be used by itself.

XBoard uses the Helvetica font (located in the xfonts-75dpi and xfonts-100dpi packages) by default. However, other fonts can be specified via a command line option or an X resource.

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  • dep: libxt6
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  • dep: xaw3dg (>= 1.5+E-1)
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