XBoard development (latest git-master, latest git-v4.9.x, latest git-gtk )
X Window System Interface for chess in all its major forms
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). It serves as a front-end for many different chess services.
The packages found here are all meant for developers and testers of the latest git versions of the 3 main branches in git.