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by Roland Chastain
Sun Jun 09, 2019 5:53 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: max number of pseudo legal move
Replies: 29
Views: 4254

Re: max number of pseudo legal move

xr_a_y wrote:
Sun Jun 09, 2019 5:14 pm
konsolas wrote:
Sun Jun 09, 2019 5:11 pm
Is that position even reachable from the start?
That's a good question ! Do we have "solvers" for this kind of thing ?
I have never used it, but if I understand correctly it's the kind of thing that Natch can do.
by Roland Chastain
Fri Jun 07, 2019 2:04 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Looking for R. Scharnagl FEN editor
Replies: 18
Views: 2573

Re: Looking for R. Scharnagl FEN editor

tmokonen wrote:
Fri Jun 07, 2019 1:27 pm
I have uploaded a few different SmirfEngine.dll versions here:

http://tonyschess.x10host.com/Smirfs.rar

Included versions are:
BC-163f
BC-166c
BC-168h
BC-175o
BC-175p
BC-176f-2
BC-176f-5
BC-178n
Great! Thank you very much.
by Roland Chastain
Fri Jun 07, 2019 9:55 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Looking for R. Scharnagl FEN editor
Replies: 18
Views: 2573

Re: Looking for R. Scharnagl FEN editor

Found another (?) version of the FEN editor here . I would like to find other versions of SmirfEngine.dll . For now I have BC-173g-X (coming with GUI 1.9.3) and BC-180e (GUI 2.5.0). If ever someone has a different version on his hard disk... Maybe it would be useful to ask the question also in a Ger...
by Roland Chastain
Thu Jun 06, 2019 8:55 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Looking for R. Scharnagl FEN editor
Replies: 18
Views: 2573

Re: Looking for R. Scharnagl FEN editor

If I had time, I would like to make (as a programming exercise) a UCI console interface for Smirf, on the model of Smirfoglot. Finally I found time (and kind help of H.G. Muller), and I am very glad to present Smirf UCI , written in Pascal. 8-) There is an alpha release . Comments are welcome. The ...
by Roland Chastain
Wed Jun 05, 2019 11:41 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: New engine releases 2019
Replies: 335
Views: 75218

Smirf UCI 0.0.1 alpha

Smirf UCI 0.0.1 alpha

Smirf UCI is a new text interface for Smirf. It is a rewriting of Smirfoglot.

Smirf UCI plays chess960.
by Roland Chastain
Wed Jun 05, 2019 9:10 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Sapeli 1.0 - New chess engine
Replies: 75
Views: 18240

Re: Sapeli 1.0 - New chess engine

Thank you for that release. Here is the results of a little frc tournament against engines from the Luciole division. :) TC 40/60. Rank Name Elo +/- Games Score Draws 1 SlowChess 2.96 UCI 429 nan 32 92.2% 3.1% 2 Galjoen 0.39.2 237 170 32 79.7% 3.1% 3 AICE 0.99.2 206 147 32 76.6% 9.4% 4 Hamsters 0.0....
by Roland Chastain
Sat Jun 01, 2019 8:01 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Arena back online
Replies: 5
Views: 1694

Re: Arena back online

Good news! Thanks to Martin (and to Ed for the information).

Is the project still in development? For me I would like a new icon. I have even tried to make one. :)
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by Roland Chastain
Thu May 30, 2019 3:27 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Looking for R. Scharnagl FEN editor
Replies: 18
Views: 2573

Re: Looking for R. Scharnagl FEN editor

For normal chess + Gothic , the Smirfoglot-WB-converter works on WinBoard 4.8.0 - but Scharnagl´s invention is here: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Capablanca_Random_Chess Thank you for the information. I got the answer to my question. If I had time, I would like to make (as a programming exercise) ...
by Roland Chastain
Thu May 30, 2019 11:15 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Looking for R. Scharnagl FEN editor
Replies: 18
Views: 2573

Re: Looking for R. Scharnagl FEN editor

Smirfoglot WB converter http://home.hccnet.nl/h.g.muller/smirf.html Yes, I use Smirfoglot. Thank you for the link. I downloaded the source code to study it. I tried to play a FRC game against SMIRF in Winboard: there is a message box saying that the "variant is not yet implemented". Only used it fo...
by Roland Chastain
Thu May 30, 2019 9:23 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Looking for R. Scharnagl FEN editor
Replies: 18
Views: 2573

Re: Looking for R. Scharnagl FEN editor

Norbert Raimund Leisner wrote:
Thu May 30, 2019 8:06 am
Smirfoglot WB converter http://home.hccnet.nl/h.g.muller/smirf.html
Yes, I use Smirfoglot. Thank you for the link. I downloaded the source code to study it.

I tried to play a FRC game against SMIRF in Winboard: there is a message box saying that the "variant is not yet implemented".