Good Chess Game

Tim Holmes tholmes at
Sun Oct 30 16:41:35 UTC 2005

On Fri, 2005-10-28 at 09:54 -0400, Steve wrote:
> On 10/28/05, Timothy A. Holmes <tholmes at> wrote:
> > Hi Folks:
> >
> > I am looking for a good chess game for UBUNTU -- I installed all the
> > ones that I could find in synaptic, but they don't show up in the menus,
> > and I don't know how to start them.  I would like to be able to play
> > against the computer
> >
> > TIM
> Have you tried typing the app name in a terminal window? If it starts
> it, then you can easily use Smeg menu editor to add this to your menu.
> Also in terminal "man <appname>" might give you some pointers too.
> Good luck... If you get them working, let me know which one(s) you
> like... I'm interested in chess too, but I've got no one to play
> against!
> -Steve.
> --
> Ubuntu :: Linux for Human Beings ::

Steve -- I have finally gotten it all set up -- 

eboard -size large --fcp phalanx

is working great for me

Thanks for all the help


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