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by karger
Wed Jun 09, 2010 3:01 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: "Promotion" of engines in CCC.
Replies: 34
Views: 7279

Re: "Promotion" of engines in CCC.

I agree with Matthias completely concerning Graham and his opinions. John Karger
by karger
Sat Mar 13, 2010 9:33 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: What about Thinker?
Replies: 6
Views: 1444

Re: What about Thinker?

I was recently playing on FICS and came across a computer account that was playing a much newer unpublished version of thinker ,5.51. It was using thinkerboard interface. It is not available anywhere as far as I know. This is just interesting info. karger
by karger
Wed Feb 17, 2010 8:54 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Gambit engines?
Replies: 47
Views: 6214

Re: Gambit engines?

Hi David , Please post your results, I love gambit play. There is also one highly unique engine Called " Brause" By Steffen Jakob , The author of the engine "Hossa". Brause only plays the Halloween gambit, and does it very effectively. As far as I know it has never been made public. Just thought you...
by karger
Wed Feb 17, 2010 8:12 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Gambit engines?
Replies: 47
Views: 6214

Re: Gambit engines?

Hello David , There is also a CB native engine version called Gambit Tiger 2.0, It is a beast. There is also a very specialized opening book called ph-gambitbook by Robert Kraft that vastly improves Gambitfruit's play. It has to be renamed performance.bin and put in the same folder as Gambitfruit. R...
by karger
Wed Feb 17, 2010 7:19 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Gambit engines?
Replies: 47
Views: 6214

Re: Gambit engines?

Hi David ; Homer 2.0 is also a specialized gambit UCI engine, I believe it to be approx ~ 2600 - 2700 ELO. Respectfully, Karger