Octochess

Introduction

Octochess is a free open source chess engine distributed under the terms and conditions of the GNU General Public License (GPL). Octochess has been created by Tim Kosse.

Features

Internals

Getting Octochess

Binaries

The Windows and Linux binaries provided here require a 64bit x86 CPU, ideally with POPCNT instruction set. The Windows binaries require at least Windows Vista.

Octochess Revision r5190 (Windows, Linux, Kindle (Touch, Paperwhite))

Previous versions

Source code

You can check out the source of Octochess from this subversion repository:

https://svn.filezilla-project.org/svn/chess/

Requirements:

Thanks

I've read countless articles, papers, websites and forum posts and would like to thank everyone for sharing their knowledge about chess engine programming. In particular however I would like to thank the following people:

Contact

Please send an email to tim.kosse@filezilla-project.org

Links

FileZilla Project Another open source project lead by Tim Kosse.

XBoard and WinBoard homepage A free and open source user interface for chess engines.

Chess Programming WIKI Invaluable resource for all wanting to create a chess engine.

TalkChess.com Computer Chess Discussion Forum.