pioneersai [ -s server ] [ -p port ] -n name [ -a algorithm ] [ -t milliseconds ] [ -c ]


This manual page documents briefly the pioneersai command.

Pioneers is an emulation of the Settlers of Catan board game which can be played over the internet. This is a computer player implementation that can take part in Pioneers games.


-s,--server server

Connect to a pioneers game running on server.

-p,--port port

Connect to a pioneers game running on port.

-n,--name name

Specify name of the computer player.

-a,--algorithm algorithm

Specify algorithm of the computer player. The only algorithm for an active partipant in a game is "greedy". Other allowed values are: lobbybot, logbot.

-t,--time milliseconds

Time to wait between turns, in milliseconds. Default is 1000.


Do not chat with other players.


Enable debug messages.


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This manual page was written by Jeff Breidenbach <[email protected]>, and updated by Roland Clobus <[email protected]>. Pioneers was written by Dave Cole <[email protected]>, Andy Heroff <[email protected]>, and Roman Hodek <[email protected]>, with contributions from many other developers on the Internet; see the AUTHORS file in the pioneers distribution for a complete list of contributing authors.

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