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by Albert Silver
Thu Nov 22, 2007 7:42 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Easy Test For Portables
Replies: 8
Views: 2605

Re: Easy Test For Portables

Results on my Dell Axim X50v Pocket PC (ARM 624 MHz) with 6 MB hash:

Fruit 2.3.1 (normal style) finds Bg5 in about 1 second, and sees the mate in 2 mins 6 seconds at ply 12.

Albert
by Albert Silver
Mon Nov 19, 2007 1:53 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: Looking for post about building quad core for cheap?
Replies: 4
Views: 1535

Re: Looking for post about building quad core for cheap?

Tony Thomas wrote:Terry, your avatar might offend some here that are weak minded.
I have a bunch like that on my MSN, including that one. When you also play games like backgammon and poker, you need to be able to vent properly. 8-)

Albert
by Albert Silver
Sun Nov 18, 2007 4:36 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Start Your Engines!
Replies: 46
Views: 20142

Re: Start Your Engines!

[d]2b1qrk1/5p1p/pBn3p1/1p2p3/4P2N/bBP1Q3/P4PPP/3R2K1 w - - 0 25 How long does it take for your engine to see 25. Nxg6!! as the best move? I'll give the game and the players after your engines have a go at this. Terry On my Athlon64 3500+ (2.2 GHz): Rybka Winfinder gets it in 11 seconds, and Toga in...
by Albert Silver
Sat Nov 10, 2007 9:53 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: SSDF 11-3-07 is out
Replies: 1
Views: 1294

Re: SSDF 11-3-07 is out

Nimzovik wrote:The list for 11-03-07 is out for the rating of chess engines. If this has been posted already ( I have not seen it here) please forgive me. Alex
Actually, it was posted in the Tournaments forum.

Albert
by Albert Silver
Fri Nov 09, 2007 2:34 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Congratulations to Graham, Ryan and Albert
Replies: 16
Views: 4970

Re: Congratulations to Graham, Ryan and Albert

Many thanks to Gerd and all who voted. Rest assured that we will do our best to deserve the confidence placed in us. These have been tumultuous times to say the least, and discussions have already begun on the numerous issues that surfaced recently, and addressing them in order to avoid a repeat of ...
by Albert Silver
Fri Nov 09, 2007 4:59 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Very close finish!
Replies: 6
Views: 2309

Re: Very close finish!

Ryan Benitez wrote:I want a recount. I think the ballot was too hard to understand in some states.
I'll have my brother ensure the recount is done honestly.

Albert
by Albert Silver
Wed Nov 07, 2007 3:57 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: *Attention* - All election-related threads are in Help forum
Replies: 0
Views: 597

*Attention* - All election-related threads are in Help forum

Hi, All election-related threads, or those discussing the recent controversial issues, can be found in the Help and Suggestions forum . It is true that in the past, this was not standard practice, however we are not in a standard situation. The purpose is to allow those concerned with the issues to ...
by Albert Silver
Wed Nov 07, 2007 12:34 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: A very complex tactical position
Replies: 23
Views: 7373

Re: A very complex tactical position

if the first move(s) are easy, you can exercise you to calculate the complete combination lines... It is less easy and there are some hidden threats maybe for blacks (Qc6 in some lines maybe). Doing a sacrifice during a real game is never easy ! :) Yves The mark of a good player is knowing the best...
by Albert Silver
Mon Nov 05, 2007 8:46 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: ** CCC Moderator Nominee Information **
Replies: 16
Views: 8815

Re: ** CCC Moderator Nominee Information **

My moderator philosophy is exactly the same as it was when nominated 2 months ago. WYSIWYG. I will add that I believe now that there must be some form of impeachment policy so as to not let the forums be turned into the circus they were, and of course subjecting the members to it. I have added a per...
by Albert Silver
Wed Oct 31, 2007 3:25 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Just in Case...
Replies: 4
Views: 1584

Re: Just in Case...

fern wrote:...someone would like to know whom I will vote, these are my men:
Thorsten
Chris W
Graham Bank

Lobby&Ad. regards
Fernando
You have a strong sense of black humor, Fernando. :wink:

Albert