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by Look
Fri Oct 25, 2019 11:42 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: Strange XBoard function definitions
Replies: 4
Views: 957

Strange XBoard function definitions

Hi,

Why so many such declarations/definitions exist in XBoard-4.9.1 ?

For instance from backend.h :

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void SetWhiteToPlayEvent P((void));
I did not see such a style even in K&R 2.
by Look
Thu Oct 24, 2019 12:32 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Default Stockfish in XBoard
Replies: 7
Views: 1063

Default Stockfish in XBoard

Hi,

How can I use Stockfish 10 as a default engine (for analysis) in XBoard ?
by Look
Mon Oct 21, 2019 10:30 am
Forum: Chess Players Forum
Topic: Scandinavian Defense (3...Qd6)
Replies: 5
Views: 1534

Re: Scandinavian Defense (3...Qd6)

This defense is rarely played on the board.
by Look
Sun Oct 06, 2019 6:28 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: A book on machine learning
Replies: 7
Views: 2222

A book on machine learning

Hi,

I studied the following book. It's codes are written in JavaScript , Python , C++ . The book is a recent and fine introduction on several AI methods.

Here is the book link.
by Look
Fri Oct 04, 2019 3:36 pm
Forum: Chess Players Forum
Topic: FRChess broadcast
Replies: 0
Views: 1800

FRChess broadcast

Hi,

Currently world Fischer random chess 2019 is going in quarter finals. Unfortunately I can find the broadcast only in twitch.tv . I searched several chess broadcasting like chessbomb.com and chess24.com . None of them is broadcasting it.
by Look
Wed Sep 25, 2019 4:05 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Stockfish 190826_dll_fix
Replies: 1
Views: 614

Stockfish 190826_dll_fix

Hi,

What is the description of "Stockfish 190826_dll_fix" playing in TCEC S16 ?
by Look
Tue Sep 24, 2019 6:15 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: "Fat fritz" stronger than Stockfish ?
Replies: 79
Views: 16700

"Fat fritz" stronger than Stockfish ?

Hi,

What do you think about the claim that "Fat fritz" is stronger than Stockfish. Here is ChessBase article on this issue.
by Look
Mon Sep 23, 2019 11:35 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Carlsen-Kramnik 2015
Replies: 1
Views: 539

Re: Carlsen-Kramnik 2015

Anyway , as it is obvious , Magnus Carlsen's move and continuation is stronger.
by Look
Sun Sep 22, 2019 6:26 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Carlsen-Kramnik 2015
Replies: 1
Views: 539

Carlsen-Kramnik 2015

Replaying the game in the following position: r1bq1rk1/ppp1nppp/1b6/8/3pB3/2P2N1P/PP3PP1/R1BQ1RK1 w - - 0 13 Can white play my move Bg5. Here is the game: [Event "Gashimov Memorial 2nd"] [Site "Shamkir"] [Date "2015.04.24"] [Round "7"] [White "Carlsen, Magnus"] [Black "Kramnik, Vladimir"] [Result "1...
by Look
Sun Sep 22, 2019 2:04 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Chest for Linux
Replies: 38
Views: 4243

Re: Chest for Linux

If I understand it correctly, ChessBase's 'tactical analysis' is similar to XBoard's Anayze Game. This only analyzes the main line of the game, though, and ignores any variations. So it is not really useful for scoring the alternative moves that the player entered in the Training phase. Of course i...