The Knights Handbook

The Knights Handbook

Troy Corbin Jr. <>

Developer: Troy Corbin Jr.

Revision 0.6

Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.1 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation; with no Invariant Sections, with no Front-Cover Texts, and with no Back-Cover Texts. A copy of the license is included in the section entitled "GNU Free Documentation License".

Knights is a graphical chess interface for KDE. It supports chess matches against computer engines like GNUChess and Crafty, watching two computer engines play against each other, solitaire chess, matches played via Internet Chess Servers, and reviewing matches saved in Portable Game Notation.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction
2. Getting Started
The Chessboard
Making a Move
Using Preview
SAN Notation
Starting a New Match
The New Match Window
3. Using Knights Online
Getting Started
Connecting to a Server
Online Tools
The Console
The Sought Games List
The Sought Games Graph
4. Organizing Your Tabs
5. Settings
Computer Opponents
Chess Servers
6. Command Reference
7. Credits and License
A. Installation
How to obtain Knights
Compilation and Installation
B. Command Line Options
C. Knights Markup Language
KDE Logo