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by F. Bluemers
Sat Sep 29, 2018 4:55 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: OT: Rise of GandCrab virus
Replies: 7
Views: 2378

Re: OT: Rise of GandCrab virus

your backups might not be safe,
ransomware nowadays scans for other (removable) drives and network drives (older smbversions) and encrypts these too.
by F. Bluemers
Sun Sep 23, 2018 8:48 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Who would be the greatest Chess960 Champion ever?
Replies: 13
Views: 5037

Re: Who would be the greatest Chess960 Champion ever?

Pick any of the world champions and explain your reasoning. Laskers's strategic genius? Capablanca's simplicity? Alekhine's combinations? Fisher's great all around? Karpov's positional style? Kasparov positional and combination style? or Magnus Carlsen Highest rated player of all times? Jean Luc Pi...
by F. Bluemers
Sun Sep 23, 2018 8:46 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Strange asmfish behaviour?
Replies: 2
Views: 1355

Re: Strange asmfish behaviour?

check the movecounter,its a draw.
note that if it was not a draw by the 50 mvs rule,your suggestion Bg4 would get white mated after Nd1 and Nf2
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by F. Bluemers
Fri Sep 21, 2018 6:08 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Endgame
Replies: 17
Views: 4429

Re: Endgame

Dirty: setboard 8/6r1/8/8/2bN1B2/1p3R2/p2K4/k7 w - - 0 1 analyze 1 35 1 15 Nxb3+ Kb1 1 35 3 55 Nxb3+ Kb1 2 134 4 289 Nxb3+ Kb1 Be5 2 134 4 549 Nxb3+ Kb1 Be5 3 61 6 1433 Nxb3+ Kb1 Kc3 Bb5 3 61 6 2120 Nxb3+ Kb1 Kc3 Bb5 4 69 7 2632 Nxb3+ Kb1 Kc3 Be2 Nd2+ Kc1 4 69 9 3658 Nxb3+ Kb1 Kc3 Be2 Nd2+ Kc1 5 68 ...
by F. Bluemers
Mon Sep 03, 2018 5:12 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Cutechess-cli.exe with -noswap option
Replies: 4
Views: 992

Re: Cutechess-cli.exe with -noswap option

It works with qt5core.dll in the latest release ( https://github.com/cutechess/cutechess/releases )
If you can't extract it I can mail it
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by F. Bluemers
Mon Sep 03, 2018 3:58 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Cutechess-cli.exe with -noswap option
Replies: 4
Views: 992

Re: Cutechess-cli.exe with -noswap option

Yes,i happen to have it,I dowloaded in from a testbuild page.
https://ci.appveyor.com/project/artoj/c ... /artifacts
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by F. Bluemers
Wed Aug 29, 2018 4:49 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: New uci engine: Rofchade
Replies: 46
Views: 13458

Re: New uci engine: Rofchade

Congrats with your strong engine.
I have been playing with a psq only eval,texel tuned also.It was about 150 - 170 elo weaker than the regular evaluation.
So you can look forward for some more nice elo
Best Fonzy
by F. Bluemers
Wed Aug 22, 2018 2:52 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: Lazy SMP ideas
Replies: 16
Views: 6102

Re: Lazy SMP ideas

I'll probably implement a modified ABDADA.
Some time ago Tom Kernighan posted his abdada modification in here .His webpage on it: http://www.tckerrigan.com/Chess/Paralle ... ed_ABDADA/
by F. Bluemers
Sun Aug 19, 2018 7:26 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Ethereal 10.55 problems
Replies: 11
Views: 2640

Re: Ethereal 10.55 problems

maybe you could send a uci info string "please try eating the turds you are feeding me yourself" and crash after that?
by F. Bluemers
Sun Aug 19, 2018 8:56 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: cutechess-cli running python engines under win7
Replies: 5
Views: 1586

Re: cutechess-cli running python engines under win7

a part of my edit got lost,suggesting to edit engines.json this seems to work a bit: dowloaded the py files from sunfish to directory engines.tut add to engines.json: { "command" : "C:\\Users\\Fonzy\\AppData\\Local\\Programs\\Python\\Python36-32\\python.exe -u xboard.py", "name" : "sunfish", "protoc...