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Default XBoard/Winboard 4.4.2 released

This release includes several bugfixes.

You can get the source code for XBoard/Winboard at:

Windows binaries will be available at:

Our homepage is located at:

Thanks for all the bug-reports we got, if you find some new bugs,
report them in the bug tracker at or by email to bug-xboard

These are the changes taken from the NEWS file:

* add Winboard source files into tar-ball
* remove trailing \r in xboard output
* double buffer size to prevent overflow
* fix problem with empty string in -firstNeedsNoncompliantFEN
* updates makefiles to include dependency on config.h
* correctly apply some check boxes from the option menu
* score sign in analysis mode
* fix for bug #28077: xboard needs to link against x11
* fix castling rights when copying FEN to clipboard (again)
* fixed some outstanding pixmaps
* fix the irritating wandering off of the MoveHistory window in
on opening/closing.
* use xtell for talking to handles, but tell for talking into a
* fix bug in bughouse drop menu
* removing some rather verbose debug messages that seem no longer
* fix engine-sync on move-number type-in bug
* fix declaration of engineOutputDialogUp
* fix double start of zippy engine after switch to gothic
* the last move before the time control now gets its time listed in
the PGN
* fix casting rights after FEN pasting
* fix crash on engine crash
* fixed build on openbsd
* cleaned up some debug messages and typos
* removed files that should only be in the windboard directory
* added missing library for build on OS X

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