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by Chessbykermy
Tue Oct 22, 2019 8:08 pm
Forum: Chess Players Forum
Topic: Scandinavian Defense (3...Qd6)
Replies: 5
Views: 2401

Re: Scandinavian Defense (3...Qd6)

Thanks for your answers and comments! I started to play the Scandinavian when I started to play Correspondence Chess, after some tournaments and few loses (not linked with the mentioned defense) I decided to move to a more solid options ... French Defense and finally ... the Breyer. Now I'm consider...
by Chessbykermy
Mon Oct 21, 2019 7:30 am
Forum: Chess Players Forum
Topic: Scandinavian Defense (3...Qd6)
Replies: 5
Views: 2401

Scandinavian Defense (3...Qd6)

Is Scandinavian Defense (Variation 3...Qd6) playable in nowadays?
I’m a correspondence chess player and I’m considering this defense as an alternative vs 1.e4. My main defense is the Breyer but I would like to have some alternatives.
Thanks! 😀
by Chessbykermy
Thu Mar 28, 2019 6:32 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: ShashChess
Replies: 104
Views: 29502

Re: ShashChess

First of all, thanks to amchess for his great work with Shashchess pchess engine. I have a macbook pro, OSX Yosemite 10.10.5 as OS version, and I have problems with shashchess higher than 4.0. My Hiarcs Chess Explorer 1.9 give me an error message like "suddenly shashchess stopped working" ... sorry ...
by Chessbykermy
Sat Dec 08, 2018 1:35 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Home made engine ranking: Critter 1.6a??
Replies: 10
Views: 2232

Re: Home made engine ranking: Critter 1.6a??

I thought Threads should be related with number of cores: 1 cores = 1 thread, 2 cores = 2 threads, 4 cores = 4 threads, ...

So I use this rule to modify engine settings. It's that rule incorrect?

Thanks!
by Chessbykermy
Fri Dec 07, 2018 10:31 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Home made engine ranking: Critter 1.6a??
Replies: 10
Views: 2232

Home made engine ranking: Critter 1.6a??

Dear all, As a correspondence chess player, I have several engines to test critical positions. So, some days ago I decided to put them all into a little test: 1. 34 positions. 2. Computer: my old laptop: Macbook pro 10 years old. 3. MPV = 1. 4. Time for position: 7 minutes. The standings (as % of te...