pax.uciChessEngine 0.6.2

.NET 6.0
NuGet\Install-Package pax.uciChessEngine -Version 0.6.2
This command is intended to be used within the Package Manager Console in Visual Studio, as it uses the NuGet module's version of Install-Package.
dotnet add package pax.uciChessEngine --version 0.6.2
<PackageReference Include="pax.uciChessEngine" Version="0.6.2" />
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add pax.uciChessEngine --version 0.6.2
#r "nuget: pax.uciChessEngine, 0.6.2"
#r directive can be used in F# Interactive, C# scripting and .NET Interactive. Copy this into the interactive tool or source code of the script to reference the package.
// Install pax.uciChessEngine as a Cake Addin
#addin nuget:?package=pax.uciChessEngine&version=0.6.2

// Install pax.uciChessEngine as a Cake Tool
#tool nuget:?package=pax.uciChessEngine&version=0.6.2


C# dotnet 6 Universal Chess Interface wrapper for interacting with chess engine processes.

Getting started


dotnet 6


You can install it with the Package Manager in your IDE or alternatively using the command line:

dotnet add package pax.uciChessEngine


Sample Project pax.BlazorChess

Engine engine = new Engine("EngineName", @"path\to\engine\binary");
await engine.Start();
await engine.IsReady();
var options = await engine.GetOptions();
await engine.SetOption("Threads", 4);
await engine.SetOption("MultiPV", 4);
await engine.Send("ucinewgame");
await engine.Send("go");
await Task.Delay(2000);
await engine.Send("stop");
await engine.IsReady();
var info = engine.GetInfo();

for (int i = 0; i < info.PvInfos.Count; i++)
    var pvInfo = info.PvInfos[i];
    Evaluation eval = new Evaluation(pvInfo.Score, pvInfo.Mate, false);
    Console.WriteLine($"pvInfo{i} - move: {pvInfo.Moves[0]}; eval: {eval}");



Breaking changes! All engine-calls are now async

Product Versions
.NET net6.0 net6.0-android net6.0-ios net6.0-maccatalyst net6.0-macos net6.0-tvos net6.0-windows
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Version Downloads Last updated
0.6.2 131 1/25/2022
0.6.1 96 1/23/2022
0.6.0 103 1/20/2022
0.5.5 106 1/16/2022
0.5.4 97 1/13/2022
0.5.3 102 1/9/2022
0.5.2 98 1/6/2022