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by David Dahlem
Wed Oct 12, 2011 7:46 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Arena schemes
Replies: 24
Views: 2922

Re: Arena schemes

I can't seen to get the hang of SkyDrive. :?

Try this ...

https://skydrive.live.com/?cid=EFD9259F ... E731%21110
by David Dahlem
Wed Oct 12, 2011 7:10 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Arena schemes
Replies: 24
Views: 2922

Re: Arena schemes

Well, I can't get at the screenshots, as they apparently are not in a public place, but I assume your designs are beautiful as ever. I still want to reiterate my thanksto you for the magnificent wood texture we now distribute as the default theme of XBoard. I've moved the screenshots to a public pl...
by David Dahlem
Tue Oct 11, 2011 11:21 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Arena schemes
Replies: 24
Views: 2922

Arena schemes

I've recently created a few Arena Gui schemes based on colors of NFL teams. I'll try to post screenshots here or at least links. So far there are Packers, Redskins, and the awesome Lions ... https://skydrive.live.com/?cid=efd9259f77f9e731&sc=photos&uc=3&nl=1&id=EFD9259F77F9E731%21307#cid=EFD9259F77F...
by David Dahlem
Mon Oct 10, 2011 5:43 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Chiron?
Replies: 25
Views: 5103

Re: Chiron?

I've just tested the exe I sent you and the benchmark works correctly. The benchmark has no search output but there is a progress bar. On my 1090T it takes about 2'30" to complete. Ubaldo Andrea Ok,thanks. This is what i get ... v1.0 64bit -- (C) 2003-2011 Ubaldo Andrea Farina running on: Pentium(R...
by David Dahlem
Mon Oct 10, 2011 4:09 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Chiron?
Replies: 25
Views: 5103

Re: Chiron?

I've sent Chiron to several persons. I'll continue tomorrow since it's rather late here. Sorry for the delay. Many Thanks. I have a question already. From Configuration Commands.pdf bench: runs the Chiron Benchmark using the current settings. I wanted to check out the bench command, but it appears ...
by David Dahlem
Sun Oct 09, 2011 1:38 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Chiron?
Replies: 25
Views: 5103

Chiron?

"Chiron will be delivered by email starting from 9th October."

http://www.chironchess.com/index.php/ne ... ampionship

Anyone have Chiron yet?
by David Dahlem
Sun Sep 18, 2011 11:20 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Why does Houdini 1.5a fail on this position?
Replies: 12
Views: 2311

Re: Why does Houdini 1.5a fail on this position?

Hi David, It´s mate in 12 and Chest 5.2 says: 5K2/2q2bpk/8/6R1/1Q6/6b1/3B4/8 w - - bm #12; 00:00 @ C0/R-3/K4/P3/X12; That is odd. I wonder why my Chest doesn't solve it. I thought Auto Turbo is supposed to automatically find the correct parameters. :?: Chest doesn't solve this either - [D]5K2/2q2bp...
by David Dahlem
Sun Sep 18, 2011 10:42 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Why does Houdini 1.5a fail on this position?
Replies: 12
Views: 2311

Re: Why does Houdini 1.5a fail on this position?

[D]2b4k/8/5Pr1/5N2/8/8/8/K1B5 w - - This is a study by Korolkov. The solution is 1. f7 Ra6+ 2. Ba3 Rxa3+ 3. Kb2 Ra2+ 4. Kc1 Ra1+ 5. Kd2 Ra2+ 6. Ke3 Ra3+ 7. Kf4 Ra4+ 8. Kg5 Rg4+ 9. Kh6 Rg8 10. Ne7 Be6 11. fxg8=Q+ Bxg8 12. Ng6# Houdini doesn't understand this and thinks it's a draw, even at the end w...