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by muxecoid
Mon Oct 22, 2012 6:40 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Simple exchange sac
Replies: 8
Views: 1619

Simple exchange sac

From my game on company's championship.
[D]r2q1rn1/bpp3pk/p2pp1np/4p3/PP2P3/2PPBNNP/5PP1/R1Q2RK1 b - - 6 16

Some engines see it immediately other need a few seconds.
by muxecoid
Mon May 14, 2012 4:43 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Test position
Replies: 6
Views: 1010

Re: Test position

And slightly different yrt mostly the same position:
[D]1b6/2p2kp1/1pP1pp2/5P2/PP6/4P3/6N1/4K3 b - - 0 1
by muxecoid
Sun May 13, 2012 6:48 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Test position
Replies: 6
Views: 1010

Test position

[D]1b3k2/2p2pp1/1pP1p2p/8/PP6/4P3/6NP/4K3 b - - 0 1
by muxecoid
Wed Apr 25, 2012 12:12 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Chess Knowledge : By Openings
Replies: 8
Views: 1076

Re: Chess Knowledge : By Openings

Perhaps we can have a thematic move heuristic? For certain openings certain moves are more likely to be good.
by muxecoid
Sat Apr 07, 2012 8:43 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: "Interesting" position.
Replies: 16
Views: 1954

Re: "Interesting" position.

When this position happened in my game (fast game on FICS) I played Rxd4. After a few obvious moves: [D] r3k2r/1b1p1p2/ppqPpBp1/4P2p/P1Bp4/5P2/1PP1Q1PP/R5K1 b kq - 0 20 Black is exchange up but has no counter-play. Komodo 3 immediately says white is better. Critter needs long time to give white posi...
by muxecoid
Fri Apr 06, 2012 9:38 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: "Interesting" position.
Replies: 16
Views: 1954

"Interesting" position.

[D] r1q1k2r/1b1p1pb1/pp1Pp1p1/2p1P1Bp/P1BnN3/8/1PP1QPPP/R2R2K1 w kq - 0 17

What does your favorite engine think given enough time?
by muxecoid
Wed Mar 28, 2012 7:26 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: $8000 to spend. 2 x E5-2687W, 16 real cores, 64Gb RAM
Replies: 43
Views: 8355

Re: $8000 to spend. 2 x E5-2687W, 16 real cores, 64Gb RAM

I am the original poster. Didn't you find what muxecoid Michael Golub wrote is somewhat Bizarre? NOTE FOR MODERATORS: Please not listen to Mr Terry McCracken who sends me PM implying he can fool moderators that "muxecoid" be an insult and so get me deleted or banned. "muxecoid" is the USERNAME of M...
by muxecoid
Sun Mar 25, 2012 5:22 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: $8000 to spend. 2 x E5-2687W, 16 real cores, 64Gb RAM
Replies: 43
Views: 8355

Re: $8000 to spend. 2 x E5-2687W, 16 real cores, 64Gb RAM

If you have 8K$ to spend on computer you should change your hobby to 3D movie rendering.
by muxecoid
Mon Feb 20, 2012 10:21 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: POLL:Man vs Machine ?
Replies: 52
Views: 5522

Re: POLL:Man vs Machine ?

Recently there was a match between decent GM and top engine(I forgot who exactly). The match ended with 18 wins and 2 draws for engine. My ELO calculator says it is +512. And human player was a 2600ish GM. So the difference between top human and top engine is closer to 350. Best GMs have decent draw...