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Game Courier Game Logs

This page shows logs for games played on Game Courier, a versatile web-based play-by-mail system that currently supports over 1100 Chess variants. By default, only publicly viewable unfinished games are shown. The form below lets you select various viewing options. To make a move in one of your own games, enter your userid in the form below, click Submit, then click on your name in the Next Move For column.

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GameLogLast ModifiedLast Move byNext Move for
Chess with Different Armiesplaytester-cvgameroom-2022-107-68619 hours 56' ago Vitya Makov has won.
Fischer Random Chesspanther-cvgameroom-2022-176-9333 days, 4 hours ago Play Tester has won.
Cheskerssesquipedalian-cvgameroom-2022-111-0875 days, 8 hours ago Daniel Zacharias has won.
Fischer Random Chessplaytester-cvgameroom-2022-169-5956 days, 10 hours ago Game Drawn
Fischer Random Chesspanther-cvgameroom-2022-174-0076 days, 13 hours ago Kevin Pacey has won.
Sac Chessplaytester-cvgameroom-2022-169-1598 days, 10 hours ago Play Tester has won.
Chessplaytester-cvgameroom-2022-169-1598 days, 11 hours ago Game Drawn
UC-170-17arx-sissa-2022-121-0839 days, 0 hours ago Carlos Cetina has won.
Capablanca Chessplaytester-cvgameroom-2022-169-1599 days, 10 hours ago Play Tester has won.
Sac Chesspanther-cvgameroom-2022-169-5479 days, 11 hours ago Play Tester has won.
Frog Chessplaytester-cvgameroom-2022-169-1599 days, 15 hours ago Play Tester has won.
Fischer Random Chessplaytester-cvgameroom-2022-169-15910 days, 2 hours ago Play Tester has won.
Grand Double Move Chesscssdixieland-pokshtya-2022-101-45811 days, 0 hours ago P. A. Stonemann CSS Dixieland has won.
Ultimaper31-cvgameroom-2022-154-51411 days, 17 hours ago Dmitry Strel has won.
Grand Shatranjper31-cvgameroom-2022-154-47211 days, 17 hours ago Richard milner has won.
Rose Chess XIIper31-cvgameroom-2022-154-42711 days, 17 hours ago Richard milner has won.
Expanded Chesssesquipedalian-cvgameroom-2022-140-76711 days, 17 hours ago Richard milner has won.
Maasai Chessper31-cvgameroom-2022-165-32211 days, 17 hours ago Richard milner has won.
Capablanca Chessplaytester-cvgameroom-2022-169-59511 days, 18 hours ago Play Tester has won.
Panoplyarx-cvgameroom-2022-160-07911 days, 21 hours ago Daniel Zacharias has won.
Chesspanther-cvgameroom-2022-169-54612 days, 5 hours ago Play Tester has won.
Sac Chesspanther-arx-2022-123-92412 days, 6 hours ago Daniel Zacharias has won.
Constructing Chesscssdixieland-arx-2022-135-22712 days, 7 hours ago P. A. Stonemann CSS Dixieland has won.
Alice Chessarx-cvgameroom-2022-155-37512 days, 7 hours ago Play Tester has won.
Metamachyarx-cvgameroom-2022-32-21513 days, 0 hours ago Game Drawn
Mirodoly Chess 1lamai-cvgameroom-2022-164-54613 days, 17 hours ago Lamai group has won.
Chesspanther-cvgameroom-2022-152-81214 days, 4 hours ago Game Drawn
Mosaic Chessarx-cvgameroom-2022-116-07314 days, 4 hours ago Daniel Zacharias has won.
Mirodoly Chess 12x12lamai-cvgameroom-2022-166-17914 days, 14 hours ago Richard milner has won.
Mirodoly Cheskers 12x12lamai-cvgameroom-2022-166-31815 days, 1 hour ago Lamai group has won.
Mirodoly Cheskers 10x10lamai-cvgameroom-2022-166-29815 days, 3 hours ago Lamai group has won.
Sac Chesspanther-cvgameroom-2022-152-81115 days, 4 hours ago Play Tester has won.
Omega Chesscouriergame-cvgameroom-2022-156-21315 days, 4 hours ago Samuel Hoskins has won.
Mirodoly Cheskers 8x8lamai-cvgameroom-2022-166-25915 days, 5 hours ago Lamai group has won.
Chessplaytester-cvgameroom-2022-152-72315 days, 6 hours ago Kevin Pacey has won.
Heavy Chesspanther-cvgameroom-2022-152-81015 days, 8 hours ago Play Tester has won.
Mirodoly Cheskers 10x10lamai-cvgameroom-2022-166-27116 days, 12 hours ago Lamai group has won.
Mirodoly Cheskers 12x12lamai-cvgameroom-2022-166-30716 days, 14 hours ago Richard milner has won.
Mirodoly Chess 1lamai-cvgameroom-2022-164-54516 days, 14 hours ago Lamai group has won.
Berolina Chessplaytester-cvgameroom-2022-162-26816 days, 14 hours ago Play Tester has won.
Cardinal Chessplaytester-cvgameroom-2022-162-26916 days, 16 hours ago Play Tester has won.
Mirodoly Chess 1lamai-cvgameroom-2022-164-50917 days, 2 hours ago Lamai group has won.
Balbos Chess 2sesquipedalian-cvgameroom-2022-140-76117 days, 4 hours ago wdtr2 has won.
Fischer Random Chessplaytester-cvgameroom-2022-162-26817 days, 11 hours ago Play Tester has won.
Chesscouriergame-cvgameroom-2020-356-53118 days, 2 hours ago Samuel Hoskins has won.
Yangsiplaytester-cvgameroom-2022-88-72918 days, 2 hours ago Play Tester has won.
Grand Apothecary Chess 1catugo-arx-2022-132-55719 days, 19 hours ago Daniel Zacharias has won.
Shogi with Impassable Kingsfergus-mageofmaple-2022-145-71222 days, 11 hours ago Greg Strong has won.
En Passant Chess of Koksa...makov333-cvgameroom-2022-135-40226 days, 13 hours ago Vitya Makov has won.
Wild Tamerlane Chesstimurthelenk-numerist-2022-153-83527 days, 10 hours ago Jean-Louis Cazaux has won.

MySQL

This script queried the GameLogs table with the following prepared query:

SELECT * FROM GameLogs WHERE Lastmod > :earliest AND Priority = 0 AND (Privacy = :privacy OR Opponent = '' OR Opponent IS NULL) ORDER BY Lastmod DESC

To avoid SQL injection, most of the values are passed separately. The values in the query are determined by the values in your URL's query string or by what is entered into the form at top. When you leave a field blank, it normally means that it will leave that field out of the query, not that it will search for an empty value. Here is a recreation of what the SQL query would look like with the placeholders replaced by the values:

SELECT * FROM GameLogs WHERE Lastmod > 1654412233 AND Priority = 0 AND (Privacy = 0 OR Opponent = '' OR Opponent IS NULL) ORDER BY Lastmod DESC

The underlying MySQL is handled by MariaDB. A few fields give you multiple options for how to use them. You can search for an exact string match, an exact non-match, a LIKE match, which allows the use of a few wildcards, and a REGEXP match, which allows for very complicated pattern matching. Since these may slow down the search, they should be avoided unless you have a special need for them.

Filtering by Userid

If you enter a userid, it will list only those games in which that id identifies one of the players. Under the Next Move for column, for each game in which it is that user's turn to move, it will include a link for him to go to the PBM and make his next move. If a given user is playing any games that are not open to public view, he will need to enter his password to view these games on this page. If all your games are publicly viewable, then you don't need to include your password on this page.

How to Delete a Log

To get links for deleting logs, you must first enter a userid. To delete a log, you must be one of the players listed in the log. When you click on the link to delete a log, you will be asked for your password. Enter it and click on the Delete button. If your userid matches one of the players, and if your password is correct, the log will be deleted.


Written by Fergus Duniho
WWW Page Created: 21 July 2017