Time to start developing! If you discover any bugs, please post a note on
Piazza with the
Download the jar to test your bot. You'll need config.txt in the same directory as the jar as well. (See the docs for more information on running the engine.)
We have bot skeletons for Java, Python, and C++ :
In Lecture 3, we wrote out a basic example to see how to create a basic bot. The bot will look for pairs and high cards and act with only those cards. Make sure that you have both these files with the "pokerbot.sh" when you run the engine:
We will update changes to the engine here if needed.
- Fixed bug with parsing discards
- Discarded and exchanged card was not being sent. This has been added in the following format in the next packet after the discard "DISCARD:(old card):(new card): PLAYER".