hoichess - xboard compatible chess engine to play chess with

Property Value
Distribution Debian 9 (Stretch)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package name hoichess
Package version 0.19.0
Package release 5+b1
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Installed size 617 B
Download size 192.47 KB
Official Mirror ftp.br.debian.org
chess engine compatible with xboard, but may also be used
stand-alone, via terminal. Hoichess is written in C++ for
GNU/Linux systems, but should work on most other Unix like
systems. It provides also a xiangqi ("Chinese chess") playing


Package Version Architecture Repository
hoichess_0.19.0-5+b1_amd64.deb 0.19.0 amd64 Debian Main
hoichess - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.4
libgcc1 >= 1:4.2
libreadline7 >= 6.0
libstdc++6 >= 5.2


Type URL
Binary Package hoichess_0.19.0-5+b1_i386.deb
Source Package hoichess

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install hoichess deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install hoichess




2016-09-26 - Samuel Henrique <samueloph@gmail.com>
hoichess (0.19.0-5) unstable; urgency=medium
* Bump DH level to 10.
* debian/control: Build-Depends on m4, detected on bpo FTBFS and confirmed
looking at Makefile.
2016-09-13 - Samuel Henrique <samueloph@gmail.com>
hoichess (0.19.0-4) unstable; urgency=medium
* Use opening book from pgn-extract, thanks to Holger Ruckdeschel
(closes: #401164).
* debian/clean: Create file and add book/hoichess-book.pgn.
* debian/control: Build-Depends on pgn-extract.
* debian/patches:
- flags.patch: Refresh patch to make book/Makefile use DH flags.
- sparc32.patch: New patch to remove sparc32 files that causes FTBFS.
* debian/rules: override_dh_auto_build: Copy opening book from pgn-extract.
2016-09-09 - Samuel Henrique <samueloph@gmail.com>
hoichess (0.19.0-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* New maintainer. Thanks to all previous people that have worked on this
package, special mention to Joao Eriberto Mota Filho <eriberto@debian.org>,
whom sponsored me and dedicated a lot of time and effort into reviewing my
changes (closes: #835307).
* debian/copyright: Switch to DEP-5 format.
* debian/patches:
- reproducible-build.patch: New patch, sort source files for deterministic
linking order, thanks to Reiner Herrmann (closes: #826982).
2016-09-07 - Jeremy Bicha <jbicha@ubuntu.com>
hoichess (0.19.0-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* QA upload
* Suggest instead of Recommend xboard | scid. Closes: #820461
* Suggest gnome-chess as an alternative too
* Import to collab-maint and set Vcs fields
2016-09-04 - Samuel Henrique <samueloph@gmail.com>
hoichess (0.19.0-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* QA upload.
* New upstream release (closes: #786449).
* Ack for NMU. Thanks a lot to Matthias Klose for the fix to build failure
with GCC 4.7. (Closes: #667202)
* Set Debian QA Group as maintainer (see #835307).
* Bump DH to 9.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.8.
* debian/control:
- Add Homepage.
* debian/dirs: Remove file, upstream already creates needed dirs.
* debian/patches:
- The following patches were removed because they were applied upstream or
are no more needed.
~ 01-Makefile.
~ 01-ld-as-needed.
~ 02-Makefile.local.
~ 03-config.h.
~ 04-debug_printconfig.h.
~ 05-ftbfs-gcc-4.7.
- New patches:
~ docs.patch: Let DH ship changelog and license files and drop html
~ flags.patch: Use DH compilation flags.
* debian/rules:
- Export DEB_BUILD_MAINT_OPTIONS = hardening=+all, in order to enable
- Export DEB_LDFLAGS_MAINT_APPEND = -Wl,--as-needed, in order to disable
useless dependencies.
- Remove comments and trailing whitespace.
* debian/watch: Add proper url and set to version 4.
* wrap-and-sort -a.
2012-05-20 - Jonathan Wiltshire <jmw@debian.org>
hoichess (0.10.3-6.1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Matthias Klose ]
* Non maintainer upload.
* Fix build failure with GCC 4.7. Closes: #667202.
2011-10-13 - Oliver Korff <ok@xynyx.de>
hoichess (0.10.3-6) unstable; urgency=low
* Standards Version update to 3.9.2
* Removed knights from the Recommends: field in control
* Switch to dpkg-source 3.0 (quilt) format. This requests newer
debhelper scripts. Added a dependency.
* Order matters with linking and ld-as-needed. Took the patch from
Matthias Klose <doko@ubuntu.com>. Thanks. (Closes: #641727)
2009-11-02 - Oliver Korff <ok@xynyx.de>
hoichess (0.10.3-5) unstable; urgency=low
* Replaced the build dependency of libreadline5-dev to 
libreadline-dev this (Closes: #553781)
* This software is discontinued by its author, I will maintain it
as long as I can. Added a note to the copyright file.
2009-08-21 - Oliver Korff <ok@xynyx.de>
hoichess (0.10.3-4) unstable; urgency=low
* added include for iostream in debug_printconfig.h this fixes FTBFS
and (Closes: #542135) and (Closes: #542986)
* removed watchfile, homepage is not available anymore
* Standards Version update to 3.8.3

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