fruit - Fruit is a UCI-only chess engine.
This manual page documents briefly the fruit
is an UCI-only chess engine. This distribution comes up with an
Fruit and other UCI engines can be used with XBoard or WinBoard (or other
xboard-compatible interfaces) with the help of PolyGlot (UCI-to-xboard
adapter). Another well known frontend is scid, which has a UCI capable
These program does NOT follow the usual GNU command line syntax, but can be fed
with options with a personal config file which can be read by the polyglot
helper software. The author himself says "You are advised to skip this
section unless you are completely crazy about computer chess." For a
complete description of these UCI commands, see the readme files.
Further documentation in /usr/share/doc/fruit/readme.txt
fruit was written by Fabien Letouzey <firstname.lastname@example.org>. The
Sourcecode including binaries for several architectures can be found at:
This manual page was written by Oliver Korff <email@example.com>, for the Debian
project (but may be used by others).