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by Guenther
Sun Mar 08, 2015 5:42 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: What happened to Robert Houdart?
Replies: 15
Views: 4753

Re: What happened to Robert Houdart?

Rasker wrote:I have not registered the Robert Houdart account, but it it is probably an impersonator. Robert already has a Talkchess account;

http://www.talkchess.com/forum/profile. ... 59455ea6b0
Dull Propellers 3rd post wow...
by Guenther
Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:28 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: On Opening books in 2015
Replies: 134
Views: 16253

Re: On Opening books in 2015

I have thought about this for a considerable amount of time theoretically, and I've also invested some time and effort by now to verify that my thoughts cannot be falsified (too) easily. This is about slow time controls and conditions similar to those in an ICGA WCCC event - sth like 3min/move on r...
by Guenther
Tue Mar 03, 2015 2:45 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Leo Dijksman (WBEC) deceased
Replies: 64
Views: 20482

Re: Leo Dijksman (WBEC) deceased

Leo was a big inspiration for computerchess.
We certainly had some fun years in what seemed the golden times
of computerchess in hindsight.
It is hard to accept he is gone now. Farewell Leo and all the best to his family.

Guenther
by Guenther
Sun Mar 01, 2015 2:45 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Strange moves
Replies: 19
Views: 1870

Re: Strange moves

Yes, I think top human players are objectively around 1100 elo at most, while top engines hover somewhere around 5600 elo. Very Happy Those humans really are a pain to look at. Lyudmil Tsvetkov now this is your biggest blunder. you have posted a game between two humans that each make a 12 point blu...
by Guenther
Wed Feb 25, 2015 10:42 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: UCI engine Binary Turk
Replies: 1
Views: 344

Re: UCI engine Binary Turk

Norbert Raimund Leisner wrote:Hello ,

another new program is available here:

https://github.com/theemathas/binary_turk

Best wiahes,
Norbert
This is renamed RustChess from here:
https://github.com/peterellisjones/rustchess

Guenther
by Guenther
Wed Feb 25, 2015 10:38 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: UCI engine EubosChess
Replies: 1
Views: 284

Re: UCI engine EubosChess

Hello, https://github.com/cjbolt/EubosChess comes with a source code. Can anyone of you create a Java-executable (.jar-file) that runs normally on Arena / ChessGUI or WinBoard, please? Best wishes, Norbert This is no complete chess program and the whole repository was created just 12 days ago. Guen...
by Guenther
Tue Feb 24, 2015 5:30 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Rating lists [CC-History]
Replies: 15
Views: 2549

Re: Rating lists [CC-History].

Vinvin wrote:The enhanced BayesElo is here : http://home.scarlet.be/vincentlejeune/bayeselo.7z
Thanks Vincent!
by Guenther
Sun Feb 22, 2015 7:18 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Winboard 4.8.0b and PolyGlot 2.0.3 adjudication issues
Replies: 3
Views: 875

Re: Winboard 4.8.0b and PolyGlot 2.0.3 adjudication issues

Promote move is flagged as illegal but is not. I have 2 more cases like this so far. Verify engine claims and detect mates are set to ON. 67...Kc3 { -99.90/10 0.5 polyglot: resign (illegal engine move by white: g7g8) but bare king } 1/2-1/2 In a strict way the move is illegal, because the promoted ...
by Guenther
Sat Feb 21, 2015 5:10 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Ordo v0.9.8.0
Replies: 30
Views: 5374

Re: Ordo v0.9.8.0

Try the v0.9.8.4-beta1 version https://sites.google.com/site/gaviotachessengine/download/bleeding_edge use the flag -t 10 for a minimum threshold of 10 games, for instance. Let me know if it does what it is supposed to do. I made many other internal changes, so... beware it is beta. Miguel Thanks! ...
by Guenther
Sat Feb 21, 2015 8:44 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Ordo v0.9.8.0
Replies: 30
Views: 5374

Re: Ordo v0.9.8.0

Try the v0.9.8.4-beta1 version https://sites.google.com/site/gaviotachessengine/download/bleeding_edge use the flag -t 10 for a minimum threshold of 10 games, for instance. Let me know if it does what it is supposed to do. I made many other internal changes, so... beware it is beta. Miguel Thanks! ...