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by Bill Rogers
Sat Aug 07, 2010 7:18 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Site problems
Replies: 2
Views: 687

Site problems

What is going on with this site. In the past once I clicked on and read a post the flag would change colors indictating it had been read. Now nothing seems to change at all. Not only that but I have not seen any new post here for two days now. Is something wrong with the site? Would someone please a...
by Bill Rogers
Fri Aug 06, 2010 6:45 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: This place ibecomming so boring.
Replies: 12
Views: 2937

This place ibecomming so boring.

For the last 24 hours not one new post has been entered here. Not one intelligent word or sentence. What is going on, are you guys all going to sleep? Even the last few post were or did not convey anything worth reading about. Have all your intellectional functions stopped working? How about some on...
by Bill Rogers
Mon Aug 02, 2010 3:59 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Question for H.G. Muller
Replies: 13
Views: 2281

Re: Question for H.G. Muller

I don't know how fast his computer is but if he is goning to run very fast time controlls it might be advisab le to make sure that pondering is turned off as this might severely limit the time factor in a negative way.
Just a thought
Bill
by Bill Rogers
Wed Jun 30, 2010 2:30 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Biased moderators
Replies: 54
Views: 7845

Re: Biased moderators

I always thought that personal attacks were cause for banishment, is this not true?
Bill
by Bill Rogers
Fri Jun 25, 2010 2:48 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Biased moderators
Replies: 54
Views: 7845

Re: Biased moderators

Robert Hyatt comes to mind. He is very biased concerning Vas and Rybka. He is totally oblivious that some recent clones are strongly suspect. How in heck could all of these free programs come out almost at once and so strong. I expect Robert Hyatt will run for moderator. I am total against this. Bt...
by Bill Rogers
Mon Jun 14, 2010 11:41 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: The Chess Hall of Fame is saved
Replies: 5
Views: 1173

Re: The Chess Hall of Fame is saved

I am supprised that Steve B. was not nominated to run the thing, I mean after all he owns more chess computers than almost anyone in the world.
:D
by Bill Rogers
Thu Jun 10, 2010 8:14 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Have we hit a wall on chess software after Rybka 4 came out?
Replies: 40
Views: 11616

Re: Have we hit a wall on chess software after Rybka 4 came

You think that we hit a wall? Let me ask you who was number one before Rybka, number two? As long as there are chess programmers there will be the possibliity of someone improving the game. In my opinion only when chess has been somewhat solbed will we come close to a wall. Every time someone create...
by Bill Rogers
Tue May 25, 2010 4:12 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: Help with a tournement
Replies: 3
Views: 985

Re: Help with a tournement

Thank you Carols
I knew that the answer had to be fairly easy, I just did not know how to proceed.
Bill
by Bill Rogers
Mon May 24, 2010 8:56 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: Help with a tournement
Replies: 3
Views: 985

Help with a tournement

I have quite a few chess programs written in Basic and I would like to run a tournement with them. I plan to use Arena but what I need to know is how to pause the games, save them and continue on another day. The programs are of the length of one ply to seven plys and will take more hours in a day t...
by Bill Rogers
Fri Apr 09, 2010 7:10 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: Battle of the Forgotten: Bottom 40 engines tournament
Replies: 12
Views: 2159

Re: Battle of the Forgotten: Bottom 40 engines tournament

Did any of the ratings change after the tournement? Just currious. I have acouple of chess engines that would have fit right into your tournements.
Bill