Scid vs PC
Scid vs PC is definitely the best and most comprehensive chess software for Linux. Unfortunately I struggled quite a bit to get it up and running.
Before I start: You might prefer to watch the video. Otherwise keep on reading.
Open a terminal and execute the following commandssudo apt-get install auto-apt build-essential
sudo auto-apt update-local
sudo auto-apt update
sudo auto-apt updatedbNow make sure you got both tcl8.5-dev and tk8.5-dev installedsudo apt-get install tcl8.5-dev tcl8.5
sudo apt-get install tk8.5-dev tk8.5 Some users are reporting problems on Ubuntu 14.04. sudo apt-get install tcl8.6-dev tcl8.6
sudo apt-get install tk8.6-dev tk8.6 libgcj15-dev The 'x' refers to the current release: e.g. 4.9.tgz
download scid vs pc: http://sourceforge.net/projects/scidvspc/files/source/scid_vs_pc-4.9.tgz/download tar -xzf scid_vs_pc-4.xx.tgz
sudo auto-apt run ./configure
sudo auto-apt run make
sudo auto-apt run make install
This should work. If you en…