board-games: Three games for inclusion in a web server

[ game, library, web ] [ Propose Tags ]

Three games that might run as CGI script in a web server: Connect Four, Rows&Columns, Mastermind

Check running versions at and

You can build an example web server by installing with

cabal install board-games -fbuildExamples

Then start the server with


and play the games in your browser at the URL http://localhost:8080/.

Currently the games use German texts. I wanted to use gettext, but this is not thread-safe.


Automatic Flags

build example web server that runs the games


Choose the new smaller, split-up base package.


Use -f <flag> to enable a flag, or -f -<flag> to disable that flag. More info


Note: This package has metadata revisions in the cabal description newer than included in the tarball. To unpack the package including the revisions, use 'cabal get'.

Maintainer's Corner

Package maintainers

For package maintainers and hackage trustees


Versions [RSS] 0.1,,,,,,, 0.2, 0.2.1, 0.3, 0.4
Change log
Dependencies array, base (>=1.0 && <5), board-games, cgi (>=3001.1 && <3002), containers, enummapset (>=0.1 && <0.7), html (>=1.0 && <1.1), httpd-shed (>=0.4 && <0.5), network-uri (>=2.6 && <2.7), non-empty (>=0.2 && <0.4), QuickCheck (>2.0 && <3.0), random, transformers (>=0.2.2 && <0.6), utility-ht (>=0.0.3 && <0.1) [details]
License LicenseRef-GPL
Author Henning Thielemann <>
Maintainer Henning Thielemann <>
Revised Revision 1 made by HenningThielemann at 2021-03-15T23:45:44Z
Category Game, Web
Home page
Source repo head: darcs get
this: darcs get --tag 0.3
Uploaded by HenningThielemann at 2019-07-19T06:04:15Z
Distributions LTSHaskell:0.4, NixOS:0.4
Reverse Dependencies 1 direct, 0 indirect [details]
Executables board-games
Downloads 7611 total (47 in the last 30 days)
Rating (no votes yet) [estimated by Bayesian average]
Your Rating
  • λ
  • λ
  • λ
Status Docs available [build log]
Last success reported on 2019-07-19 [all 1 reports]