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Ghronos is a gaming clock. Features include hard button control, selectable timing styles including Fischer and delay timing for chess, Canadian and Japanese byo-yomi timing for Go, standard, Scrabble, and Boggle countdown styles, "black moves first" and "white moves first" options, sequential and per-player move counting, optional sound, the ability to pause, an easy-to-read display (with big numbers), simple configuration, protection against accidental misconfiguration during game play, persistent settings, color support, and built-in timing style descriptions.

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Recent releases

  •  13 Mar 2005 20:21

    Release Notes: Rewritten and redesigned for use with the SuperWaba platform. Source code has been split into packages. Documentation and notes have been reformatted using LYX. Color support, auto-pause-on-exit, Boggle timing style, Scrabble timing style, support for 2 button devices, and popup information about timing styles have been added. Reset options have been collapsed into one menu bar option.

    •  27 May 2003 11:39

      Release Notes: This release features a major rework of the program code base. New features include the saving of program settings and game time when the application is exited and a "reset to start" option for returning to the last beginning time set.

      •  14 Apr 2003 17:37

        Release Notes: This release adds hard button control of the clocks via the address, calendar, todo, and memo buttons. It now un/pauses with the page up/page down button.

        •  31 Jan 2003 14:32

          Release Notes: This release adds selectable timing styles, sequential and per-player move counting, a "black moves first" option, and full go support.

          •  04 Aug 2002 05:29

            Release Notes: In this version, the menu now shows on the title bar tap, there is an improved interface, and the delay style is now Fischer timing.


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