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by Steve B
Sun Aug 24, 2008 10:23 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Rybka 1.0 vs. Strelka
Replies: 568
Views: 128070

Re: Wanted: some opposition to the provided evidence

I hope they don't get into trouble. I hope that the issue gets settled once and for all. Regards, Graham. some asking these questions are highly respected programmers and they have presented evidence..hard evidence its not as if they are making wild nonscensical accusations "Whistle Blowers"..so to...
by Steve B
Sun Aug 24, 2008 9:41 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Free UCI Engines with Book built in?
Replies: 25
Views: 5608

Re: Free UCI Engines with Book built in?

Hi Steve, Sorry not to pick it up sooner, but BigLion's book is not built into the exe. Regards, Graham. well as i mentioned ..it is strange i only have the BigLion .exe file and it does make book moves ..but only as white not a very big book mind you no more then 2-3 moves from book and then it be...
by Steve B
Sat Aug 23, 2008 9:04 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Free UCI Engines with Book built in?
Replies: 25
Views: 5608

Re: Free UCI Engines with Book built in?

my bad. BigLion is indeed a uci engine. :oops: Cheers, Graham. nothing to " :oops: "about Graham i thank you for mentioning Queen 4.03 i am kinda sorta out of my league here and finding UCI engines with books built in is like looking for a needle in a haystack there are so many Free UCI engines out...
by Steve B
Sat Aug 23, 2008 8:22 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Free UCI Engines with Book built in?
Replies: 25
Views: 5608

Re: Free UCI Engines with Book built in?

so far i have only 4 Free UCI engines with a built in book (book in the .exe file): Spike 1.2 Queen 4.03 WJ 1.64 Big Lion 2.23(although here it seems that the engine will only play from book as white...strange but it is probably the Revelation interface) Regards Steve Isn't BigLion a Winboard engin...
by Steve B
Sat Aug 23, 2008 3:27 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Free UCI Engines with Book built in?
Replies: 25
Views: 5608

Re: Free UCI Engines with Book built in?

I think Delphil 1.9 has own book . Best to you, Gerold. Thanks Gerold it seems Delphils book is not incorporated into the .exe file but rather is in a separate file so i could not get it to play with a book in the Revelation so far i have only 4 Free UCI engines with a built in book (book in the .e...
by Steve B
Fri Aug 22, 2008 7:53 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Free UCI Engines with Book built in?
Replies: 25
Views: 5608

Re: Free UCI Engines with Book built in?

Thanks Graham and Tony
i will check both of them out
Regards
Steve
by Steve B
Fri Aug 22, 2008 1:53 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Rybka 1.0 vs. Strelka
Replies: 568
Views: 128070

Re: Wanted: some opposition to the provided evidence

is a clear reflection of bias. no its a clear reflection of economic reality one does not expect this sort of probing discussion to take place at the commercial home site of the engine in question. i would imagine that no home of any commercial engine site would have a disuccusion like we are seein...
by Steve B
Fri Aug 22, 2008 1:22 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Rybka 1.0 vs. Strelka
Replies: 568
Views: 128070

Re: Wanted: some opposition to the provided evidence

actually this type of discussion is tailored made for the CCC and always has been Today we are seeing forums created by specific engines... the Rybka forum as an example we see nothing about this there..not one word..even after days of discussion and literally 100's of posts and this is to be expec...
by Steve B
Fri Aug 22, 2008 12:53 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Free UCI Engines with Book built in?
Replies: 25
Views: 5608

Re: Free UCI Engines with Book built in?

Are you sure about that? Because on the Spike website there is a Spike Book builder tool that creates a separate book file. yes i simply downloaded the Spike Tourin 1.2 file for windows and not the book builder it plays on my Rev with a book other UCI Engines without a built in book will start pond...
by Steve B
Fri Aug 22, 2008 12:01 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Free UCI Engines with Book built in?
Replies: 25
Views: 5608

Free UCI Engines with Book built in?

Could any of the Engine experts here please provide a link to FREE UCI Engines that contain an opening book built into the .EXE file? i am asking because i would like to test the Revelation dedicated chess computer which has the ability to use UCI engines however it cannot incorporate a book unless ...