A Human vs Computer XiangQi (Chinese Chess) program that run on Palm device
PalmXQ is a human vs computer XiangQi (Chinese Chess) program that run on Palm device. The below are the features of PalmXQ:
3 different computer play strength for users to choose for.
Time control computer play.
Setup board for end game analysis.
Undo and Redo previous move.
Save and Open game.
PalmXQ is distributed under GNU GENERAL PUBLIC LICENSE
Unknown. This is because i had only tested this program under IBM workpad emulator with the following configuration
ROM file : palmos3.5 ROM image file
Device : PalmVx
Skin : Generic
RAM size : 8192k bytes
Operating System Requirement
Palm OS 3.0 or above
I developed this software under Windows98 with development tools
cygwin-b20.1-full - provides Unix liked environment under WIN32
pilrc_w32 - resource script compiler
prc-tools-2.0 - contains GNU c compiler and linker for m68k processor
sdk35-prc - Palm OS software development kit
PilrcEdit - resource script editor
p/s all the above development tools can be obtained from IBM developer web site.
The PalmXQ engine is weak?
Try to adjust the max time per move to higher value.
The below are the contributors during my development work. I would like to express my thankfulness to
Mr. Wong Chee Onn - who provided me the IBM workpad and guideline during my development work.
Ms.Tan Mei Kee - who provided all the necessary PC equipments.
Mr. Pham Hong Nguyen - who created all the graphics files for me.
Keith Evans - who did the beta testing on his real Palm device.
Simon Henke - who did the beta testing on his real Palm device.
Author can be contacted through firstname.lastname@example.org
Last revision : 09 March, 2002