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X Applications on the Web - Deep Blau

Can you beat Deep Blau?

Deep Blau is a network-based imitation of IBM's Deep Blue Chess Playing Computer. Using GNU's gnuchess and xboard software and the X Consortium's release of X11R6.3 (Broadway) technology, Deep Blau demonstrates that any off-the-shelf software can be embedded into web browsers. (Gnuchess and xboard were not modified in any way for this demonstration.)


Where to get an X11R6.3 display (server) and plug-in:

Press here when you're ready to challenge Deep Blau.

To get the additional RX and CGI files necessary to run Deep Blau on your own web site:

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