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by tmokonen
Mon Mar 31, 2008 5:25 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Even the best are human are human - evidence?
Replies: 10
Views: 2529

Re: Even the best are human are human - evidence?

How about the normally super solid Petrosian simply forgetting that his queen was attacked in his game versus Bronstein at the 1956 Candidate's Tournament? [D] 1rb2r1k/1p1n2q1/p2Q2p1/P2Npn1p/2P1N2P/6P1/1R3PB1/1R5K w - - 0 1 Here, Petrosian played Ng5?? Tigran was moving rapidly to try and exploit Br...
by tmokonen
Mon Feb 04, 2008 8:16 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Is there an engine to play the "Can I" variant ?
Replies: 15
Views: 2884

Re: Is there an engine to play the "Can I" variant

I learn this game some years ago : This game is very similar to chess, except that you have to ask your opponent to make a move, if he accept , you have to play the move, if he refuse you can play an other move of your choice. Remark : If only 1 move is possible , play it without asking. Yes i knew...
by tmokonen
Wed Jun 06, 2007 1:08 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: BugChess2 V1.5 ready for download !
Replies: 6
Views: 2349

Re: BugChess2 V1.5 ready for download !

It looks like you need to add the -winboard command line parameter.

Tony
by tmokonen
Fri May 25, 2007 7:20 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: what is illegal??
Replies: 24
Views: 8842

Re: what is illegal??

Also, I don't think the question about the sites offering programs for free was all that silly. The poster didn't say *free* programs offered for free. Tony You are from Canada. :wink: Yes, that would explain the obtuse remarks I made. And I'm not just from Canada, but Surrey. This place has a, er,...
by tmokonen
Fri May 25, 2007 6:41 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: what is illegal??
Replies: 24
Views: 8842

Re: what is illegal??

a porn site or those people that view the site??? Both a chess site that offers programs free, or the people that pick up those progs for personal use??? Both a person who offers a stolen Rolex in ebay (for example) or the person that buys it in good faith??? The thief. Do I win any prize for getti...