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by lauriet
Wed Dec 18, 2019 10:33 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: Eschecs, a simple GUI written in Pascal
Replies: 55
Views: 8757

Re: Eschecs, a simple GUI written in Pascal

Yes, I would like you to help to provide the interface.

Regards
Laurie
by lauriet
Tue Dec 17, 2019 9:55 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: Eschecs, a simple GUI written in Pascal
Replies: 55
Views: 8757

Re: Eschecs, a simple GUI written in Pascal

Hey, why not link to ltchess for an engine in pascal.
by lauriet
Sun Jan 06, 2019 10:01 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: Writing bugs
Replies: 66
Views: 12486

Re: Writing bugs

I've spotted the error. You are using C.

It's like using the large hadron collide to change a flat tyre.
by lauriet
Sun Apr 15, 2018 11:25 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: Wiki
Replies: 1
Views: 575

Wiki

Hey,
Has anyone download the chess programming wiki and are willing to send me a zip file ???

Thanks
Laurie
by lauriet
Sun Mar 11, 2018 9:16 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: I'm not very happy with the do {} while() statement in C
Replies: 111
Views: 29977

Re: I'm not very happy with the do {} while() statement in C

Hmmmmmmm !!!

What has this got to do with "not happy with do while" ???
by lauriet
Mon Mar 05, 2018 12:22 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: I'm not very happy with the do {} while() statement in C
Replies: 111
Views: 29977

Re: I'm not very happy with the do {} while() statement in C

The "Pascal way" is to use boolean variables. I have never felt the need to use goto or break:

Done := False;
while not done
{
do stuff;
do stuff;
Done := Some test;
if not done then
{
do stuff;
do stuff;
}
}
by lauriet
Wed Jan 17, 2018 8:51 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: LurKing on FICS
Replies: 0
Views: 600

LurKing on FICS

Hey Bob,
Can you say how you cripple the LurKing range of software on the FICS.

Laurie
by lauriet
Sat Dec 09, 2017 12:08 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: Looking for advices
Replies: 27
Views: 7088

Re: Looking for advices

I can only agree with the comments so far. You need to start with a simple implementation and progressively adding each feature making sure you understand how it is working and it is doing what you think it is......bug free. From your post, it is obviously not bug free. If you can't figure out the b...
by lauriet
Tue Dec 05, 2017 6:13 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: TT in Qsearch
Replies: 4
Views: 1343

Re: TT in Qsearch

I should have mentioned I'm only using a single thread.
by lauriet
Tue Dec 05, 2017 1:27 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: TT in Qsearch
Replies: 4
Views: 1343

TT in Qsearch

Hi all,
Just a quick question: Should I try for a TT score in the Qsearch first, before generating the capture moves ?

Laurie