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by Thomas Mayer
Fri May 11, 2007 7:41 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Strelka again
Replies: 46
Views: 19397

Re: Strelka again

Hallo Alex, The people only search for similaries, not for differences... have you looked at the positions I gave ? These are simply the first few given positions in the CCC archives about Rybka's abnormalities. When I start I really didn't know what I would find... but you may look yourself... Gree...
by Thomas Mayer
Fri May 11, 2007 6:33 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Strelka again
Replies: 46
Views: 19397

Re: Strelka again

Hi Dann, I agreed to take a look. I guess I am going to have to apologize. Since he is willing to take this step, it seems likely that we jumped the gun this time. right, then we really found the famous exception of the rule... Maybe one must rethink then how to discover clones... Greets, Thomas
by Thomas Mayer
Fri May 11, 2007 5:51 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Strelka: Justice in Reverse
Replies: 36
Views: 12203

Re: Strelka: Justice in Reverse

If it walks like a Duck, Quacks like a Duck and looks like a Duck, it's probably a Duck. (Deductive logic) I see a cow and it has 4 legs. Therefore all 4 legged animals must be cows. (Inductive logic) What is going on here? Well James, so tell me another way how YOU want to discover clones when YOU...
by Thomas Mayer
Fri May 11, 2007 4:10 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Strelka: Justice in Reverse
Replies: 36
Views: 12203

Re: Strelka: Justice in Reverse

Hi Fernando, I believed to date, how candid am I, that every normal intelligent person already knew that you must be considered not guilty until proofs on the contrary could appear. Now I see that in this field of chess computers the very opposite is the norm: you are considered a felon unless you p...
by Thomas Mayer
Fri May 11, 2007 11:19 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: To put everything into place with Strelka
Replies: 91
Views: 47359

Re: To put everything into place with Strelka

Hi, 3.Why the new Loop isn't it thought that to be a Rybka clone despite the history with the very first List( versus Crafty), despite the use of bitboards,despite some similar analyses,despite....... ? I like to see the same severe manners to be applied for every new strong release but not in a sel...
by Thomas Mayer
Wed May 09, 2007 4:12 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: From Russia With Love........
Replies: 56
Views: 30133

Re: From Russia With Love........

Can you explain me then how he could know ? I mean, does he have the Rybka source code to make such a comparisson ? I'm just wondering... :)

Greets, Thomas

P.S.: This is really gettin' a big joke... ;)
by Thomas Mayer
Wed Apr 25, 2007 8:32 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Test position
Replies: 12
Views: 5101

Re: Test position

Nice position. Some show a very confident 0.00 just a few a high eval for white. I think its won for white. Is it a Zugzwang/Nullmove problem ?! [D]7k/4p2P/1p1p1b1P/p1nP3K/P1P5/4B3/2B5/8 b - - I am not so sure anymore whether this wins for white. Self playing games between Yace - Yace or Quark - Qu...