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by Guenther
Tue Sep 18, 2018 10:21 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Tactical 'weakness' of LC0 in a recent CCCC game
Replies: 3
Views: 232

Tactical 'weakness' of LC0 in a recent CCCC game

Interesting tactical blunder by LC0 in stage 2 of CCCC: Here LC0 played 21...Ng6?? which lost immediately a piece due to backrank problems after 22. e5! For chess programs normally quite easy, but from a Humans POV it looks not trivial. 2r2rk1/4nppp/2b1pq2/1p6/2pRP2P/2P2BB1/3Q1PP1/R5K1 b - h3 0 21 ...
by Guenther
Tue Sep 18, 2018 9:04 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Who would be the greatest Chess960 Champion ever?
Replies: 9
Views: 213

Re: Who would be the greatest Chess960 Champion ever?

Whatever the top chess engine is.. This is General Topics and the question was NOT about Chess Engines ! General topics of ' computerchess '. Somehow I have the feeling your posts will stir into a certain direction soon... (and I don't believe your name is Nancy M. Pichardo, which resembles quite m...
by Guenther
Tue Sep 18, 2018 5:06 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Chess.com 2018 computer chess championship
Replies: 223
Views: 15533

Re: Chess.com 2018 computer chess championship

Guenther wrote:
Tue Sep 18, 2018 10:13 am

Thanks for diggin' out that link. If someone is interested I will clean it up (e.g. 17 pgn headers are not necessary), add round tag numbers
and remove the pv comment for readability.
Does someone still have the final table of stage 1
and how they counted the unterminated games?
by Guenther
Tue Sep 18, 2018 10:13 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Chess.com 2018 computer chess championship
Replies: 223
Views: 15533

Re: Chess.com 2018 computer chess championship

For an interested Chess player, that has already asked in vain around 15 times in the CCCC chat, where is the PGN of all the stage 1 games? https://newman.chess.com/archive/ccc1/stage1/games.pgn Thanks for diggin' out that link. If someone is interested I will clean it up (e.g. 17 pgn headers are n...
by Guenther
Tue Sep 18, 2018 10:02 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Breeze Chess for UCI compatible engines
Replies: 2
Views: 184

Re: Breeze Chess for UCI compatible engines

Breeze Chess Console by Mike Abbott supports the UCI-protocol too and was tested under Arena 3.5.1 My problem is solved cf. https://github.com/furrysalamander/BreezeChess/issues/2 Norbert https://github.com/furrysalamander/BreezeChess/blob/master/Breeze%20Chess%20Console/Val.cs It uses e.g. the sam...
by Guenther
Mon Sep 17, 2018 6:06 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: time forfeits on ChessGUI round robin 40/2
Replies: 6
Views: 187

Re: time forfeits on ChessGUI round robin 40/2

... Moreover you should try to ask first an expert before filing an issue, which in case of ChessGUI clearly would be Graham (are there others?) We of english-speaking Ambazonia (former British Southern Cameroons) are being systematically wiped out by neighbouring french-speaking La Republique du C...
by Guenther
Sat Sep 15, 2018 12:30 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: time forfeits on ChessGUI round robin 40/2
Replies: 6
Views: 187

Re: time forfeits on ChessGUI round robin 40/2

Hello, cf. all 60 games here: https://github.com/elcabesa/vajolet/issues/23 - it concerns the current engine versions of Arasan - Pedone - Vajolet - Xiphos Regards, Norbert Of course it has nothing to do with the programs, it is your setup. I just looked into the first debug output and it reveals t...
by Guenther
Fri Sep 14, 2018 6:32 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Chess.com 2018 computer chess championship
Replies: 223
Views: 15533

Re: Chess.com 2018 computer chess championship

You are correct. Found the link. Thanks. Thanks for this thread. Looks like a very interesting tournament. Have some kind and generous souls here created a game archive or a PGN file complete with games from this [chess. com] tournament? At the end of page 7 in this thread, Ted alias AdminX, provid...
by Guenther
Fri Sep 14, 2018 2:12 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Chess.com 2018 computer chess championship
Replies: 223
Views: 15533

Re: Chess.com 2018 computer chess championship

Thanks for this thread. Looks like a very interesting tournament. Have some kind and generous souls here created a game archive or a PGN file complete with games from this [chess. com] tournament? At the end of page 7 in this thread, Ted alias AdminX, provided two inofficial links with the full inf...
by Guenther
Thu Sep 13, 2018 7:08 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: pg_key.c link
Replies: 5
Views: 170

Re: pg_key.c link

I recently experienced a HD crash and am trying to recover some lost links. I need a reference to any polyglot utility that will display and verify the polyglot key of a FEN position. The following links or executables can no longer be found: http://hgm.nubati.net/pg_key.c http://www.open-aurec.com...