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by JAMerolle
Wed Feb 24, 2010 5:25 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: TB Downloads sights need some info Please
Replies: 1
Views: 183

TB Downloads sights need some info Please

There was one sight that had all Tablebase downloads (including 6 man) avalible for download that did not require an additional aplication such as emule to use. Can someone please post this sight for me. I had to restore my computer and i lost all my Tbs that were downloaded.
by JAMerolle
Thu Feb 18, 2010 3:37 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: What are the most important 6 man TBs to have
Replies: 16
Views: 2145

Re: What are the most important 6 man TBs to have

playjunior wrote:Roughly 50% of chess endgames are rook endgames.
Computers are notoriously bad at those, so getting them is a no-brainer.[/
quote]


Thanks for the imput but todays computers handle rook end games very well. This was true in the 1990s but no longer.
by JAMerolle
Thu Feb 18, 2010 4:26 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: What are the most important 6 man TBs to have
Replies: 16
Views: 2145

Re: What are the most important 6 man TBs to have

thanks for the tip what would be your next 4 sugestions
by JAMerolle
Wed Feb 17, 2010 3:48 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: What are the most important 6 man TBs to have
Replies: 16
Views: 2145

Re: What are the most important 6 man TBs to have

Really I should ask which 6 man TBs are needed that engines would slip into draws without TB help
by JAMerolle
Wed Feb 17, 2010 2:26 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: What are the most important 6 man TBs to have
Replies: 16
Views: 2145

What are the most important 6 man TBs to have

I have KQKPPP
KRKPPP

any other tips would be great , I dont want them all just for space sake but i do want the most critical ones.

Any sugestions would be great
by JAMerolle
Sat Feb 13, 2010 2:41 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: tablebases
Replies: 13
Views: 1571

Re: tablebases

does RobboTripleBase load when you load the engine or is it a seperate download and path that needs to be set?
by JAMerolle
Sat Jan 30, 2010 3:36 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: news: apple IPAD. cpu arm apple A4. 1 Ghz... ¿+3000 ELO?
Replies: 10
Views: 2182

Re: news: apple IPAD. cpu arm apple A4. 1 Ghz... ¿+3000 ELO?

Can someone tell me if you can edit excel on this devise. Or is it read only?
by JAMerolle
Tue Jan 26, 2010 3:20 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Test position What do you need to find Rxh2
Replies: 9
Views: 1022

Re: Test position What do you need to find Rxh2

the position is from the marathon test suit in F12 position 10 which claims the best move is Rook takes bishop. I was wondering if any of the I7s find this. My dual process does not find it with any of the engines After studying the position it looks like that bishop is very threatening which makes ...
by JAMerolle
Tue Jan 26, 2010 2:22 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Test position What do you need to find Rxh2
Replies: 9
Views: 1022

Test position What do you need to find Rxh2

1k1r1b1r/p1p1q3/2p1p3/4Ppp1/4nP2/P2BQ3/1PP3PB/2KR3R b - - 0 1


I was wondering which engines and or computer set up do you need to find Rxh2. Thanks Joe