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by rightrook
Mon Nov 08, 2010 3:12 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Computer question..about Norton Security....(sorry off topic
Replies: 11
Views: 2771

Computer question..about Norton Security....(sorry off topic

Any suggestions will be helpful...thanks. I recently got a new eMachine...it has Norton on it....now I have to pay about 49 dollars a year to keep Norton working... Is there anything out there that will work just as well..? Thanks for your help....So far it has been working fine....with no problems....
by rightrook
Sun Aug 29, 2010 11:37 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Does anyones computer find RxH2
Replies: 14
Views: 2601

Re: Does anyones computer find RxH2

Crafty 19.19 finds Rxh2 in only 25 seconds!

(on my slow Compaq)...

:lol:

All the other engines I tried have trouble with this one!

Thanks for the good test move!
Robert
by rightrook
Sat Aug 14, 2010 4:10 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Can any engine solve this problem ?
Replies: 21
Views: 4577

Re: Can any engine solve this problem ?

I think this is a mate in 10...

Junior 10 finds b6 right away...but only Junior 5 sees b6 and the forced mate...:-)
by rightrook
Sat Aug 14, 2010 2:26 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Can any engine solve this problem ?
Replies: 21
Views: 4577

Re: Can any engine solve this problem ?

That is rather easy.... :lol:
Junior 5 ann. mate in 9 is just about 19 seconds.
by rightrook
Fri Aug 13, 2010 7:31 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Test position: Mate in 6
Replies: 14
Views: 2882

Re: Test position: Mate in 6

Most of my chess programs do not find it...
however, SOS 5.1 does find it in aoubt 30 seconds....

:lol:
by rightrook
Sat Jul 17, 2010 2:53 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Nxe5!!
Replies: 11
Views: 2083

Re: Nxe5!!

Thanks....Good test move..!

Hiarcs 11.2 found it in 28 sec.

:D
by rightrook
Sun Jun 06, 2010 6:32 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Test Position
Replies: 11
Views: 1811

Re: Test Position

Hiarcs 11.2.......finds it in one sec.

:lol:
by rightrook
Wed Apr 21, 2010 10:25 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Test position (amateur engines): 1.Ba3!
Replies: 13
Views: 2196

Re: what is the definition for amateur??

Ruffian 1.0.5....takes 21 seconds...
by rightrook
Sat Apr 10, 2010 6:52 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Test position
Replies: 6
Views: 1062

Re: Test position

Hi....

Hiarcs 11.2.....plays b4

after....Qx b4...

then Bd3....etc.
by rightrook
Tue Apr 06, 2010 5:22 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Mate in 15
Replies: 18
Views: 2803

Mate in 15

This is an interesting end game study!

[D]8/7Q/6p1/7p/6qk/8/7K/8 w - - 0 1

See how fast your engine can ann. a mate here....:-)