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by Kirk
Wed Jan 11, 2017 11:50 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: If machines can beat us at games, does it make them more ?
Replies: 29
Views: 5679

Re: If machines can beat us at games, does it make them more

I read this book last year. The problem of the "Singularity" is more complex than we think

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by Kirk
Sat Dec 31, 2016 5:59 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Lucas Chess GUI v10.10
Replies: 5
Views: 1643

Re: Lucas Chess GUI v10.10

Hi Lucas, Is there a way to copy the main line (or play-through on a board)of one of the alternatives shown in the kibitzer (Candidates) window? The only option I see if the best alternative is copied to the clipboard. Thanks Much! It is now the only option. To the next update I'm going to try that...
by Kirk
Fri Dec 30, 2016 8:49 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Lucas Chess GUI v10.10
Replies: 5
Views: 1643

Re: Lucas Chess GUI v10.10

In the external engines window there is already(since not too long ago) a Command tool to do this (last icon). I have tested both engines without problem. I am the author of Irina, winglet derivative, I use it to implement child personalities. https://github.com/lukasmonk/irina In relation to winbo...
by Kirk
Thu Dec 29, 2016 8:57 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Interesting Position: Reshevsky - Malich 1970
Replies: 6
Views: 1228

Interesting Position: Reshevsky - Malich 1970

How many chess engines see this as an advantage for black? I tested a few engines and only Stockfish gives a strong evaluation. [d]r1b2r1k/2q1bppP/p2pp3/1pn1n3/3NP2P/1BN1BP2/PPPQ4/R3K2R w KQ - 0 1 Analysis by Stockfish 8 64: 1. -/+ (-0.78): 16.0-0-0 b5-b4 17.Nc3-a4 Bc8-d7 18.Na4xc5 d6xc5 19.f3-f4 Ne...
by Kirk
Fri Dec 16, 2016 5:24 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Chess Game Analyzer
Replies: 185
Views: 55138

Re: v39.13.beta

Ferdy wrote:
Kirk wrote:1 or 2 hours from now. Calibrating this red progress bar is taking me some time, so it would be an estimate :).

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Thanks!! :)
In Time(sec)/pos, you can enter in decimal, say 0.5 sec or even 0.1.
Looking forward to trying this out! Thank you again :)
by Kirk
Fri Dec 16, 2016 4:55 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Chess Game Analyzer
Replies: 185
Views: 55138

Re: v39.13.beta

Question: I have problems with this analyzer. I unzipped it to a folder. Tried to run the .exe on the bin folder and then it crashes all the time. It is a command line tool. Run cmd on windows, change dir to the location of the game_analyzer exe file and type: game_analyzer_v39.13.beta.exe --file "...
by Kirk
Fri Dec 16, 2016 12:27 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Chess Game Analyzer
Replies: 185
Views: 55138

Re: v39.13.beta

Question: I have problems with this analyzer. I unzipped it to a folder. Tried to run the .exe on the bin folder and then it crashes all the time. It is a command line tool. Run cmd on windows, change dir to the location of the game_analyzer exe file and type: game_analyzer_v39.13.beta.exe --file "...
by Kirk
Mon Oct 31, 2016 4:11 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Deep Shredder 13 Windows out
Replies: 66
Views: 62119

Re: Deep Shredder 13 Windows out

Stefan, could you tell us the changes and new features of the GUI? The engine was a complete rewrite, but also the GUI got some new features. Shredder comes with more than 1000 built-in chess puzzles, there is a feature to learn and play certain openings. You can practice some endgames and play han...
by Kirk
Sun Oct 23, 2016 10:36 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: New Giraffe
Replies: 63
Views: 25014

Re: New Giraffe

A few months ago I promised a cleaned up version of Giraffe, but since that actually requires quite a bit of work, I haven't had a chance to get to it till now. New version: https://bitbucket.org/waterreaction/giraffe/downloads/giraffe_20161023.zip * The biggest change is porting the neural network...
by Kirk
Fri Sep 23, 2016 11:10 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Chess Engine Update Information: September 22, 2016
Replies: 1
Views: 554

Re: Chess Engine Update Information: September 22, 2016

Chess Engine Update Information: September 22, 2016 http://computer-chess.org/forum/index.php?id=3149 Chess Engine Update Information (all) http://computer-chess.org/forum/index.php Chess Engine List http://computer-chess.org/doku.php?id=computer_chess:wiki:lists:chess_engine_list Ron I did not new...