Download the latest version of xChess which is recommended for most cases. It requires Java Runtime Environment (JRE) 1.6 or higher and GNU Chess Engine 5.07 . GNU Chess Engine is available in compiled binary form for many Unix distribution. Java Development Kit (JDK) is required to build xChess from source files. To verify the integrity of downloaded files, calculate the MD5 Sum of each files and compare with the provided MD5 Sum here.
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Detail information about accessing Subversion repository can be found in Subversion book.
This project's SourceForge.net Subversion repository can be checked out through
SVN with the following command.
svn co https://xchess.svn.sourceforge.net/svnroot/xchess/xchess/trunk xchess
More information about Subversion repository of this project is available on SourceForge.net Subversion page.