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by gbtami
Thu Apr 11, 2019 1:04 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Chess for Android: FICS client in alpha
Replies: 13
Views: 613

Re: Chess for Android: FICS client in alpha

Unfortunately FICS (and ICC also) is slowly dying as it loses users to more modern chess servers. Just take a look at https://www.ficsgames.org/stats.html year by year. I myself playing on lichess.org in latest years. It's getting better and better because it is open source and developed actively at...
by gbtami
Mon Apr 01, 2019 9:03 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Elements of the ULTIMATE Chess GUI?
Replies: 175
Views: 17601

Re: Elements of the ULTIMATE Chess GUI?

Yes, I looked, we really can not save the state of the process easily. Therefore, we can extend the standards of UCI and Winboard. We introduce 2 commands to save the transposition table and restore. Teams should simply save the table, which they themselves will be able to restore on command. Andsc...
by gbtami
Wed Mar 13, 2019 8:53 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: You lost to a cheater
Replies: 13
Views: 1999

Re: You lost to a cheater

Carlsen played a cheater on C24 banter blitz. He was suspicious when it ended, but moved on casually. "What can I say, they played very well for for hes rating (2100)".
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JYlapZwI6NQ from 23min
https://lichess.org/eCgl1TQM
by gbtami
Wed Mar 13, 2019 8:51 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: You lost to a cheater
Replies: 13
Views: 1999

Re: You lost to a cheater

I see this regularily, maybe once in two or three weeks. My lichess rating flatters around 2250 currently, which is extremly bad considering that i am an FM. Back in the days, when programs like Fritz or Shredder dominated, you could spot a cheater in an instant, because they would flood you with i...
by gbtami
Sat Jan 12, 2019 7:50 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: PGN - Comment including the } char
Replies: 5
Views: 494

Re: PGN - Comment including the } char

Ahh, I see the "problem" now. Telling the truth all choices suggested by Fulvio are unacceptable IMO. My suggested choices if user wants to type "{this is a } right brace comment}" in comment editor: 1. Enable typing }. When you parse such .pgn just parse it as spec say: "this is a " 2. Enable typin...
by gbtami
Fri Jan 11, 2019 9:04 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: PGN - Comment including the } char
Replies: 5
Views: 494

Re: PGN - Comment including the } char

"There is a problem with comments containing right brace } characters."
I see no problem here. Can you explain this a bit, please?
by gbtami
Mon Dec 10, 2018 10:16 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: fast(er) movegen
Replies: 34
Views: 3195

Re: fast(er) movegen

It would be very kind if you can put these sources to a github repo.
by gbtami
Mon Dec 10, 2018 9:50 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: PyChess 0.99.4
Replies: 0
Views: 975

PyChess 0.99.4

We're pleased to announce, that a new PyChess Morphy 0.99.4 has been made available.
This is the second beta of upcoming 1.0 release.

Downloads: https://github.com/pychess/pychess/releases
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by gbtami
Mon Nov 12, 2018 1:32 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Evert Glebbeek?
Replies: 0
Views: 540

Evert Glebbeek?

Are you guys know anything about Evert? I sent him PM and email month ago. Got no answer yet.
by gbtami
Mon Nov 12, 2018 8:11 am
Forum: Chess Players Forum
Topic: Who will finally beat GM Ding Liren ?
Replies: 40
Views: 5748

Re: Who will finally beat GM Ding Liren ?

" but GM Tiviakov only rated 2519 on his peak"

False.
2699 (October 2005)