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by Dann Corbit
Fri Jan 15, 2021 6:22 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Speaking of Blathy
Replies: 8
Views: 286

Re: Speaking of Blathy

These all appear to be losses, so they are probably self-mates, help-mates etc.: 4Qb1r/r3p1p1/b2kP1Pp/1p2p2P/qp2P3/1p6/pP4P1/N2K4 w - - acd 40; acs 600; bm Qd8+; ce -3832; c2 "Bláthy, Ottó Titusz"; pm Qd8+; pv Qd8+ Kc6; bn6/3p4/p1pPp3/PpB1Pp2/1rP2Pp1/k5P1/rpB5/1K4N1 w - - acd 89; acs 600; bm Bxb4+; ...
by Dann Corbit
Fri Jan 15, 2021 6:21 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Speaking of Blathy
Replies: 8
Views: 286

Re: Speaking of Blathy

For these I have a draw score, but many are wins: 1B1k4/3p1q2/1Kp5/PpP2p2/1P1P1P2/8/1P6/8 w - - acd 102; acs 300; bm a6; ce 0; c0 "td20#1121 {v} {m}; 1908; Blathy O; 1-0"; c2 "Bláthy, Ottó Titusz"; c3 "a6"; c6 "Arves.xxxxx"; pm a6; pv a6 Kc8 a7 Qa2 Bc7 Qa4 Bd6 Qa2; id "yacpdb id 278037"; 1krr1b2/2pP...
by Dann Corbit
Fri Jan 15, 2021 6:20 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Speaking of Blathy
Replies: 8
Views: 286

Re: Speaking of Blathy

These have a positive score, with some near mate: 1kb4K/1p1p4/1PpPp3/4Pp2/p1P1pP2/2N1Pp2/P4P2/2b5 w - - acd 96; acs 300; bm Nb1; ce 15266; c0 "bv01#23 {m}; 1890; Blathy O; 1-0"; c2 "Bláthy, Ottó Titusz"; c3 "Nb1"; c6 "Arves.xxxxx"; pm Nb1; pv Nb1 Bb2 Kg7 Ba1 Kh7 Bb2 Kg6 Ka8 Kg7 Bc1 Kf8 Bb2 Ke8 Kb8 K...
by Dann Corbit
Fri Jan 15, 2021 6:19 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Speaking of Blathy
Replies: 8
Views: 286

Re: Speaking of Blathy

All of these I have driven to mate: 1n6/1b1p3p/p1pP4/P1P5/4pp2/4kp2/1N3p2/3R1K2 w - - acd 999; acs 0; bm Nc4#; ce 32766; c2 "Bláthy, Ottó Titusz"; dm 1; pm Nc4#; pv Nc4#; id "yacpdb id 67737"; 6BN/6p1/6pk/7p/6pK/6B1/8/8 w - - acd 999; acs 0; bm Nf7#; ce 32766; c2 "Bláthy, Ottó Titusz"; dm 1; pm Nf7#...
by Dann Corbit
Fri Jan 15, 2021 6:14 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Speaking of Blathy
Replies: 8
Views: 286

Re: Speaking of Blathy

This part of the collection appears to be legal: 1n6/1b1p3p/p1pP4/P1P5/4pp2/4kp2/1N3p2/3R1K2 w - - 6BN/6p1/6pk/7p/6pK/6B1/8/8 w - - 6k1/6p1/6N1/6NP/8/8/PP3R1p/K5br w - - 6k1/6p1/6N1/p5NP/8/p7/P4R1p/K5br w - - 6R1/6PK/8/7k/5ppr/5prp/4prpb/4Qbn1 w - - 6R1/6PK/8/7k/5ppr/5prp/4prpn/4Qbb1 w - - 6R1/6PK/8...
by Dann Corbit
Fri Jan 15, 2021 5:01 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Speaking of Blathy
Replies: 8
Views: 286

Re: Speaking of Blathy

Be careful, there are a few illegal positions in the pile. SF cannot handle them, for instance. Dann, what are these positions intended for? Testing something? Purely for fun. Ottó Titusz Bláthy was a wonderful problem composer. Some of his problems are sublime. Now, a lot of these are self-mates, ...
by Dann Corbit
Fri Jan 15, 2021 2:43 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Speaking of Blathy
Replies: 8
Views: 286

Re: Speaking of Blathy

Be careful, there are a few illegal positions in the pile.
SF cannot handle them, for instance.
by Dann Corbit
Thu Jan 14, 2021 7:15 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Speaking of Blathy
Replies: 8
Views: 286

Speaking of Blathy

1B1k4/3p1q2/1Kp5/PpP2p2/1P1P1P2/8/1P6/8 w - - 1K4Q1/2n5/8/8/k7/1p4p1/1pp1pppp/2rbrqbn w - - 1N1Brkbn/5p2/6pr/4P1Pp/4P3/7K/8/7N w - - 1b2b3/4Rp2/5p1p/5k1p/7P/6B1/B1R4P/6K1 w - - 1k6/1P3ppp/P1p5/1pP5/p1p3p1/2P1K1P1/1P3P1P/8 w - - 1kb4K/1p1p4/1PpPp3/4Pp2/p1P1pP2/2N1Pp2/P4P2/2b5 w - - 1krr1b2/2pPpKp1/2...
by Dann Corbit
Thu Jan 14, 2021 6:46 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: positions when humans are stronger than engines
Replies: 16
Views: 604

Re: positions when humans are stronger than engines

On the trail with these: 2k5/8/1P1P4/8/7p/p1p1p2P/P1P1P2P/b1K5 w - - acd 54; bm Kd1; ce 2297; c0 "bv01#07 @2 {m}; 1890; Blathy O; 1-0"; c1 "#23;"; c3 "Kd1"; pm Kd1; pv Kd1; id "yacpdb id 277987"; 7K/1P1p1kpP/n1pPp3/1pP1Pp2/5Pp1/1P4P1/8/6N1 w - - acd 67; bm Ne2; ce 2818; c0 "bv01#15 {m}; 1890; Blathy...