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by Ponti
Sun Dec 30, 2018 7:28 pm
Forum: Chess Players Forum
Topic: What is going on with GM Carlsen vs GM Caruana rating?
Replies: 3
Views: 998

Re: What is going on with GM Carlsen vs GM Caruana rating?

Is Caruana really as strong as Carlsen ?
After 12 drawn games I also think their ratings should be equal or almost equal.
by Ponti
Sun Dec 30, 2018 7:16 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Arena GUI bug
Replies: 2
Views: 405

Arena GUI bug

Finally after using Arena 3.5.1 (build 2861) for many games I got 1 game with the "Arena adjudication.Illegal move!" error. I´m using a DGT board and a modified (tuned to be weak) version of Crafty. The position and the move are ok but the game suddenly stops with this error. [Event "Blitz"] [Site "...
by Ponti
Thu Aug 02, 2018 7:55 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: DGT board question
Replies: 4
Views: 896

DGT board question

Is there a way to connect a DGT board to Linux or OS/X ?
by Ponti
Fri May 11, 2018 6:20 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: WChess 1.06
Replies: 10
Views: 2149

Re: WChess 1.06

Just for fun I made a match LCZero x WChess, 1 min. KO ,no opening books, 12 games,in Arena GUI. Leela won 7-5 (5 wins, 4 draws,lost 3). Funny games ! 1 game went on 198 moves, although WChess was defeated by time forfeit,the game continued (I don´t know why, maybe I messed up something in arena´s e...
by Ponti
Fri May 11, 2018 5:19 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Being practical x playing tactics
Replies: 0
Views: 337

Being practical x playing tactics

In Carlsen - Wojtaszek, Shamkir chess 2018: 2r1k3/1bq1bppr/p1npp3/1p6/4PP1p/1PN5/PBPQB1PP/1K1RR3 w - - 0 17 Here Carlsen chose 17.g4 Stockfish evaluates it as +/-,while Nd5 is a huge +-.I think other engines would play that Nd5 too,while Leela chess zero starts analysis with a4,then Bd3... Here is a...
by Ponti
Wed May 09, 2018 5:02 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: LCZero: Progress and Scaling. Relation to CCRL Elo
Replies: 604
Views: 94839

Re: LCZero: Progress and Scaling. Relation to CCRL Elo

Can LCZero learn tactics by playing against other "tactical and speculative" engines ( like Junior, Chess Tiger or OpenTal ) ?
by Ponti
Tue Apr 10, 2018 1:59 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Lichess temp ban for flaggers.
Replies: 16
Views: 2855

Re: Lichess temp ban for flaggers.

What the hell is a disconnect trick ?! I think that a player always loses by disconnection automatically, doesn´t he ?
by Ponti
Mon Apr 09, 2018 5:40 am
Forum: Chess Players Forum
Topic: Trip to New York - where can I buy chess stuff ?
Replies: 2
Views: 1683

Re: Trip to New York - where can I buy chess stuff ?

Wow, that's not New York City... unfortunately it's too far from Manhattan and I won't have the time to go there.
by Ponti
Tue Apr 03, 2018 12:19 pm
Forum: Chess Players Forum
Topic: Trip to New York - where can I buy chess stuff ?
Replies: 2
Views: 1683

Trip to New York - where can I buy chess stuff ?

How can I reach ChessUSA store ? Subway ?

Are there any other suggestions ? If you can help me... thanks in advance !
by Ponti
Sat Feb 10, 2018 5:25 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: free Aquarium
Replies: 49
Views: 9940

Re: free Aquarium

Interesting. I´ll try it.