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by Look
Sat Sep 12, 2015 7:23 pm
Forum: Chess Players Forum
Topic: Fischer_Geller
Replies: 5
Views: 1672

Re: Fischer_Geller

My laptop seems to be incompetent here. [d]3r1r1k/p3bPpp/2bp4/5R2/1q1Bn3/1Bp5/PPP3PP/1K1R1Q2 w - - 0 20 Maybe the real mistake of Fischer is 20.a3 after which Geller's queen moves to b7 indirectly hitting Pf7 and over protecting Ne4. Not only that, white's Bb3 is weakened by this move, and as you sa...
by Look
Sat Sep 12, 2015 6:26 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: Online compilers
Replies: 3
Views: 783

Online compilers

Trying to remember some C coding, I got to find this interesting site: http://www.tutorialspoint.com/ http://www.tutorialspoint.com/codingground.htm Note worthy are: C compiler: http://www.tutorialspoint.com/compile_c_online.php In the upper menu select Project/Compile Options/Compilation Command/ t...
by Look
Fri Sep 11, 2015 12:24 pm
Forum: Chess Players Forum
Topic: Fischer_Geller
Replies: 5
Views: 1672

Fischer_Geller

Analysis done using Stockfish 6 on a laptop. How would you play? [d]3r1r1k/p3bPpp/2bp1n2/q7/3BP3/1Bp5/PPP1Q1PP/1K1R1R2 w - - 0 18 [pgn] [Event "Skopje"] [Site "Skopje"] [Date "1967.??.??"] [Round "2"] [White "Fischer, Robert James"] [Black "Geller, Efim P"] [Result "0-1"] [ECO "B89"] [PlyCount "46"]...
by Look
Fri Sep 11, 2015 11:16 am
Forum: Chess Players Forum
Topic: Chess book recommendations?
Replies: 10
Views: 4671

Re: Chess book recommendations?

Look wrote:Hi,

For beginner and then moderate level "My system" ; For advanced level "My 60 memorable games".
Take care of fake books based on "My 60 memorable games". To begin with, Fischer's book is written using descriptive chess notation.
by Look
Fri Sep 11, 2015 5:57 am
Forum: Chess Players Forum
Topic: Chess book recommendations?
Replies: 10
Views: 4671

Re: Chess book recommendations?

Hi,

For beginner and then moderate level "My system" ; For advanced level "My 60 memorable games".
by Look
Wed Sep 09, 2015 6:42 am
Forum: Chess Players Forum
Topic: A question with the rules of chess
Replies: 5
Views: 2380

Re: A question with the rules of chess

If one side has king with two Knights against a king with one knight then can the side with a single Knight claim a draw? Is that a rule of all chess or a rule of some tournaments or not a rule anywhere? I have never seen that rule. The longest mate with KNNKN is 7 moves (there are 38 positions wit...
by Look
Sat Sep 05, 2015 8:47 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: VS on Windows
Replies: 8
Views: 1562

Re: VS on Windows

You can't assume either backwards or forwards compatibility. Microsoft adds function calls, so newer builds may not work on old OSs. And they have even been known to alter the behavior of existing function calls, so old code may not execute on newer systems. Mostly it is ok. But you need to test. -...
by Look
Fri Sep 04, 2015 2:36 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: VS on Windows
Replies: 8
Views: 1562

Re: VS on Windows

Look wrote: Next question:
Will Console/Graphical projects compiled by Visual Studio 2013 Ultimate Update 3 in Windows 10 Enterprise work in Windows 7 Ultimate SP1?

(All 64bit).
This seems to be called "binary compatibility".
by Look
Fri Sep 04, 2015 11:32 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: VS on Windows
Replies: 8
Views: 1562

Re: VS on Windows

It works perfect. But the direct installation of the service pack 5 (the last) will not install directly. You must first install the original program and then apply the service pack. Also I have installed Visual Studio 2015 comunity and both work. Next question: Will Console/Graphical projects comp...
by Look
Thu Sep 03, 2015 5:53 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: VS on Windows
Replies: 8
Views: 1562

Re: VS on Windows

Look wrote:Does Visual Studio 2013 Ultimate Update 3 work on Windows 10 Enterprise?
Forgot to add: Both 64bit.