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Re: [Bug-XBoard] [bug #34980] Promotion in play at ICS fails with locali
Re: [Bug-XBoard] [bug #34980] Promotion in play at ICS fails with localized Xboard
Sun, 04 Dec 2011 11:13:29 -0800
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> This is one of the reasons I want to get rid of the promotion popup.
> (Remember there
> are 22 different piece types for each color, and most of them are known
> under several
> different names and ID letters depending on the variant they appear in.)
> If it is up to me, the promotion popup can be considered deprecated, or
> even completely
> removed from XBoard, so that the only choice left is between 'Almost
> always Queen'
> and 'Always Queen'...
Making it all graphical sounds like the best way to get rid of this
problem perhaps we should also discuss this on xboard-devel?