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by mhalstern
Mon May 09, 2011 8:35 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Andriy Slyusarchuk Chess Scam Hoax of The Century!
Replies: 9
Views: 2204

Re: Andriy Slyusarchuk Chess Scam Hoax of The Century!

The key question is, what human or engine iwas on the other end of the communication??
by mhalstern
Thu May 05, 2011 1:06 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Stockfish v2.1 now available
Replies: 63
Views: 24193

Re: Stockfish v2.1 now available

Tord, Marco, Joona, Jim


Thanks as always.

Does this version have an expected elo release over 2.0, or is it just to add the new strength limiting features?
by mhalstern
Sat Apr 23, 2011 9:03 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: chess tiger on iphone
Replies: 15
Views: 2876

Re: chess tiger on iphone

Chris, This works on the iPad as well, as I have not had any problems with iPhone apps on the iPad. I have 2 comments. 1 - I just played a 1 minute game and flagged. The program did not call my flag and claim a win. My time showed 0, but I was allowed to continue playing. 2 - If you patch this, or c...
by mhalstern
Mon Apr 18, 2011 3:20 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: is hiarcs a slow searcher
Replies: 5
Views: 1433

Re: is hiarcs a slow searcher

C'mon can't one of the brilliant programmers here hack the chessbase *.eng format!
by mhalstern
Sat Apr 16, 2011 3:00 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: Critter doing really deep search
Replies: 7
Views: 2082

Re: Critter doing really deep search

Nobody on the Rybka forum answered the poster's question:

Why didn't Critter show the complete line leading to the announced mate?
by mhalstern
Thu Apr 14, 2011 4:00 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: firebird chess download
Replies: 1
Views: 545

Re: firebird chess download

I don't fully understand your post.

Download the latest fire version here:

http://www.chesslogik.com/fire.htm

If you still have issues, post back
by mhalstern
Mon Apr 11, 2011 10:02 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Rybka 4.1
Replies: 12
Views: 4987

Re: Rybka 4.1

I think the elo gain is statistical randomness, as Vas stated that he did not change anything related to eval or search. This was a bug fix release, mostly related to stall bugs.
by mhalstern
Mon Apr 11, 2011 12:32 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: Critter 1.0 64-bit SSE4 Gauntlet
Replies: 0
Views: 363

Critter 1.0 64-bit SSE4 Gauntlet

As promised: Conditions Critter 1.0 64-bit SSE4 128 mb gtb cache Tablebase access everywhere I7-920 4.1 GHZ G-8 2 rounds each opponent 256 meg hash each various books and book settings Fritz 12 GUI with 5 man Nalimov database access at root All Games here: http://www.mediafire.com/file/nj51n1lsfvvtr...
by mhalstern
Sat Apr 09, 2011 4:39 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Proper gaviota.ini.txt for this version
Replies: 2
Views: 624

Re: Proper gaviota.ini.txt for this version

Editing was simple enough.
by mhalstern
Sat Apr 09, 2011 1:31 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Proper gaviota.ini.txt for this version
Replies: 2
Views: 624

Proper gaviota.ini.txt for this version

Miguel, I lost track of versions of gaviota.ini.txt when I was testing. Now, when I run gaviota, I receive these messages: Gaviota v0.74.41 Copyright (c) 2000-2009 Miguel A. Ballicora There is NO WARRANTY of any kind feature done=0 INITIALIZATION from gaviota.ini.txt... hashmem: 256 M ref_table: 32 ...