Re: Bug#136302: ITP: crafty-books-medium -- medium sized opening books for crafty chess engine
On Fri, Mar 01, 2002 at 11:57:18AM +0100, Eric Van Buggenhaut wrote:
> Package: wnpp
> Package: crafty-books-medium
> Description: Medium-size opening books for crafty chess engine.
> Opening books that crafty use to evaluate the position during the game.
> This is the medium version, occupying 13MB and containing +47500 games,
> computed until the 60th ply.
You like to package chess game data for small,small-to-medium,medium and
large "opening books"? Should this really be part of Debian?
I guess that although we have some games in our distribution there once was
a consensus that so large data packages should not be part of the main
distribution because we already have 3-4 CDs and this would just bloat it
and too few people are really interested in it.
I would suggest you to package this crafty game and maybe the small variant
to give a starting point and then point out somewhere that better/larger
opening books can be downloaded on the internet.