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belofte chess


A console/text based chess program with XBoard/CECP and UCI API, available on all major platforms. You may need a graphical chess interface to use it. Please refer to README.md in the files section for installation instructions.

The last stable release is 2.1.4 and has been released on 11/11/2021. The development release has been updated on 11/11/2021.

Belofte 0.2.0 till 0.9.20 (c/c++): Xboard 1 & 2 (CECP) - Linux/Unix/(Windows)
Belofte 2.1.1 and up (c++11) : UCI and Xboard 2 - Linux/Windows/Mac/Android/...

For access to code, please clone the git repository. Compiles and Runs on 32/64 bit on Windows, Mac, Linux, Android (ARM/x86) and Raspberry. Released under GNU v2 license. (means free to copy, free to modify, free to use, ...)

Works fine with Arena/Cutechess/BanksiaGui/Winboard/Xboard/...


  • artificial intelligence
  • uci
  • XBoard
  • gnuchess
  • chess
  • perft
  • cutechess
  • ordo
  • elo
  • Winboard
  • CECP


Information Technology, Science/Research, Advanced End Users, Developers

User interface

Console/Terminal, Command-line, Plugins, Other toolkit

Programming Language

Unix Shell, C++, C

This is an application that can also be fetched from https://sourceforge.net/projects/belofte/. It has been hosted in OnWorks in order to be run online in an easiest way from one of our free Operative Systems.