crafty - A Chess Program

Property Value
Distribution openSUSE Leap 42.3
Repository Packman all
Package name crafty
Package version 23.4
Package release 1.4
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Installed size 4.11 MB
Download size 1.42 MB
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A strong playing chess program. It uses opening books and endgame
databases. The graphical interface (xcrafty) requires the xboard
Bob Hyatt <>


Package Version Architecture Repository
crafty-23.4-1.2.x86_64.rpm 23.4 x86_64 openSUSE Education
crafty - - -


Name Value
/usr/bin/perl -
config(crafty) = 23.4-1.4 - - - - - - -


Name Value
chess_backend -
config(crafty) = 23.4-1.4
crafty = 23.4-1.4
crafty(x86-64) = 23.4-1.4


Type URL
Binary Package crafty-23.4-1.4.x86_64.rpm
Source Package crafty-23.4-1.4.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Add the Packman repository:
    # zypper addrepo packman
  2. Install crafty rpm package:
    # zypper install crafty




2010-11-12 - - 23.4
- updated to 23.4
- patches refreshed
2010-09-19 - - 23.3
- updated to 23.3
- patches refreshed
2010-07-12 - - 23.2
- added -fno-strict-aliasing to CFLAGS
- fixed script make_books to use relative paths
2010-03-06 - - 23.2
- updated to 23.2
* This release includes some Xboard compatibility updates
as well as a small ELO increase over version 23.1 (about +10 ELO)
- patches refreshed
2009-11-21 - - 23.1
- updated to 23.1
2009-08-24 - - 23.1
- modified script "xcrafty" to use a smaller boardsize
2009-08-15 - - 23.1
- added patch to set some paths according to the installed package
crafty will now read /etc/crafty.rc and use books, endgame tables
as well as the help file from /usr/share/crafty if no user-specific
$HOME/.craftyrc and $HOME/.crafty/ exist
- added smallbook.bin
2009-08-11 - - 23.0
- updated to 23.0
- added new (and compatible) book.bin
- changed make_books to build a bookc.bin file (computer opening book)
- added minimal /etc/crafty.rc example-file
- updated crafty-Makefile.patch for building with openSUSE >= 11.2 (thx to gentoo upstream for the decisive hint)
- added security-203541.patch, see for more information
2008-09-22 -
- moved to Education base repository
2008-06-10 -
- compile on amd64
- add numactl only on ix86 machines

See Also

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cuetools-1.4.1-1.4.armv7hl.rpm Utilities to work with cue and TOC files
cuetools-1.4.1-1.4.x86_64.rpm Utilities to work with cue and TOC files
curlew-0.2.5-1.1.noarch.rpm Multimedia converter
curlew-lang-0.2.5-1.1.noarch.rpm Languages for package curlew
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cutmp3-3.0.1-4.4.armv7hl.rpm Command line based lossless MP3 editor
cutmp3-3.0.1-4.4.x86_64.rpm Command line based lossless MP3 editor
cutmp3-doc-3.0.1-4.4.aarch64.rpm Documentation for cutmp3
cutmp3-doc-3.0.1-4.4.armv7hl.rpm Documentation for cutmp3
cutmp3-doc-3.0.1-4.4.x86_64.rpm Documentation for cutmp3
darkice-1.1-4.3.aarch64.rpm Live Audio Streamer
darkice-1.1-4.3.armv7hl.rpm Live Audio Streamer
darkice-1.1-4.3.x86_64.rpm Live Audio Streamer
dataquay-devel-0.9.1-4.5.aarch64.rpm Development files for dataquay, an RDF data store library