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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
Joe Joyce Hyperchesspanther-joejoyce-2023-93-89628 days, 6 hours ago Joe Joyce has won.
Joe Joyce Hyperchesssesquipedalian-cvgameroom-2021-180-828Sat, Jul 17, 2021 Joe Joyce has won.
Joe Joyce Hyperchessf8675309-Palpy-2021-158-905Tue, Jun 08, 2021 Fish FishDakarai Marshall
Joe Joyce Hyperchessf8675309-Palpy-2021-158-902Tue, Jun 08, 2021 Fish FishDakarai Marshall
Joe Joyce Hyperchessf8675309-palpy-2021-158-901Tue, Jun 08, 2021 Fish FishDakarai Marshall
Joe Joyce Hyperchessferd-cvgameroom-2021-124-478Thu, May 06, 2021 Joe Joycebubble qualle
Joe Joyce Hyperchessferd-jorngruben8-2021-124-479Wed, May 05, 2021 bubble quallebubble qualle
Joe Joyce Hyperchesscockmaster-cvgameroom-2021-77-997Sun, Mar 21, 2021 Joe Joyceafaf affa
Joe Joyce Hyperchesstaihoku-gunther-2021-41-278Thu, Feb 11, 2021 JYJ HoArtis Anderson
Joe Joyce Hyperchessddog-cvgameroom-2020-350-065Wed, Dec 16, 2020 dd dddd dd
Joe Joyce Hyperchessonionking-onionking-2019-28-273Tue, Jan 29, 2019 onionkingonionking
Joe Joyce Hyperchessphlimy-cvgameroom-2018-304-960Fri, Nov 02, 2018 Joe JoycePhlimy
Joe Joyce Hyperchessphlimy-cvgameroom-2018-303-783Thu, Nov 01, 2018 Сергей БугаевскийPhlimy
Joe Joyce Hyperchessjudgmentality-joejoyce-2018-193-628Fri, Jul 13, 2018 Jeremy GoodJoe Joyce
Joe Joyce Hyperchesscinemaofcruelty-cvgameroom-2016-51-818Thu, Mar 24, 2016 Joe JoyceKyle Browning
Joe Joyce Hyperchessjoejoyce-cvgameroom-2011-164-998Fri, Sep 09, 2011 Joe Joyce has won.
Joe Joyce Hyperchessbenr-joejoyce-2010-152-070Thu, Sep 16, 2010 Joe JoyceBen Reiniger
Joe Joyce Hyperchessjoejoyce-cvgameroom-2009-270-187Thu, Oct 08, 2009 Joe JoyceJeremy Good
Joe Joyce Hyperchessjoejoyce-4chess-2006-145-821Wed, Aug 15, 2007 Joe JoyceJeremy Good


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

SELECT * FROM GameLogs WHERE Game = :game 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 Game = 'Joe Joyce Hyperchess' 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