Glchess 3.2.1 does no allow a legal move after en-passante

Bug #896617 reported by Magnus Dicander on 2011-11-26
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Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
GNOME Games
Fix Released
Medium
gnome-games (Ubuntu)
High
Unassigned
Precise
Wishlist
Unassigned

Bug Description

Impact:
After performing an en passant move square where pawn was blocks other pieces from moving

Test Case:
1. Open attached PGN file in glchess
2. Attempt to capture queen with black rook.
Expected result:
Able to capture queen
Observed result:
Rook can't move past the middle of the board

Regression Potential:
Risk of breaking other chess rules

Changed in gnome-games (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → High
status: New → Triaged
Changed in gnome-games (Ubuntu):
status: Triaged → Fix Committed
Changed in gnome-games (Ubuntu Precise):
status: New → Triaged
importance: Undecided → Wishlist
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package gnome-games - 1:3.5.2-0ubuntu3

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gnome-games (1:3.5.2-0ubuntu3) quantal; urgency=low

  * debian/patches/en_passant_pawns_only.patch:
    - Only allow pawns to do en passant (LP: #886826)
  * debian/patches/en_passant_remove_victim.patch:
    - Correctly remove en-passant captured pawn from the board (LP: #896617)
  * debian/patches/cant_castle_after_rook_taken.patch:
    - Can't castle once rook is taken (LP: #1013950)
 -- Robert Ancell <email address hidden> Fri, 13 Jul 2012 10:36:22 +1200

Changed in gnome-games (Ubuntu):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
Robert Ancell (robert-ancell) wrote :
description: updated
Changed in gnome-games:
importance: Unknown → Medium
status: Unknown → Fix Released

Hello Magnus, or anyone else affected,

Accepted gnome-games into precise-proposed. The package will build now and be available at http://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/gnome-games/1:3.4.1-0ubuntu2.1 in a few hours, and then in the -proposed repository.

Please help us by testing this new package. See https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Testing/EnableProposed for documentation how to enable and use -proposed. Your feedback will aid us getting this update out to other Ubuntu users.

If this package fixes the bug for you, please change the bug tag from verification-needed to verification-done. If it does not, change the tag to verification-failed. In either case, details of your testing will help us make a better decision.

Further information regarding the verification process can be found at https://wiki.ubuntu.com/QATeam/PerformingSRUVerification . Thank you in advance!

Changed in gnome-games (Ubuntu Precise):
status: Triaged → Fix Committed
tags: added: verification-needed
Stéphane Graber (stgraber) wrote :

Confirming the fix, haven't done any additional testing of glchess besides reproducing the bug and testing the fix.

tags: added: verification-done
removed: verification-needed

The verification of this Stable Release Update has completed successfully and the package has now been released to -updates. Subsequently, the Ubuntu Stable Release Updates Team is being unsubscribed and will not receive messages about this bug report. In the event that you encounter a regression using the package from -updates please report a new bug using ubuntu-bug and tag the bug report regression-update so we can easily find any regresssions.

Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package gnome-games - 1:3.4.1-0ubuntu2.1

---------------
gnome-games (1:3.4.1-0ubuntu2.1) precise-proposed; urgency=low

  * debian/patches/en_passant_pawns_only.patch:
    - Only allow pawns to do en passant (LP: #886826)
  * debian/patches/en_passant_remove_victim.patch:
    - Correctly remove en-passant captured pawn from the board (LP: #896617)
  * debian/patches/cant_castle_after_rook_taken.patch:
    - Can't castle once rook is taken (LP: #1013950)
 -- Robert Ancell <email address hidden> Fri, 13 Jul 2012 10:36:22 +1200

Changed in gnome-games (Ubuntu Precise):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
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