Newbie in almost everything except chess
Hope this is the correct group,but it is to do with computer chess.
I recently change from a Windows machine to a "Mac",and as everyone is aware
there are not many chess programmes for that platform,so I decided to give
"Crafty" a try
So to that end I installed X11,downloaded and installed both "fink" and "fink
commander".and then downloaded and installed both Crafty and eboard.
Both programmes run fine by themselves ie. Crafty will play a game in its
terminal(?),and I can play around with eboard but when I select "play a game
against crafty" or words to that effect it does nothing in that the pieces
will not move for example,and I can change the pieces and the board colours
so presumably that is workig fine.
I feel there must be a clue in Xboard in that when I started that it
complianed that it could not find crafty
Everything gets put where ever the default settings of Fink put them
So am I missing something simple? but I cannot work out what I must do to get
them to work together.
Any thoughts appreciated
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