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by mkchan
Sat Mar 03, 2018 5:59 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Run EPD test suites on Mac
Replies: 11
Views: 2372

Re: Run EPD test suites on Mac

You can check this out: https://github.com/Mk-Chan/Chess-Tools the script is pretty simple and uses python-chess too
by mkchan
Fri Feb 16, 2018 3:25 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Official Release of Ethereal9.00
Replies: 4
Views: 1707

Re: Official Release of Ethereal9.00

Nice! Congrats Andrew :D
by mkchan
Tue Nov 14, 2017 1:17 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: Bitboards and Java
Replies: 5
Views: 2344

Re: Bitboards and Java

I am trying to decide which programming language to use for my chess project. I am leaning towards Java because that is the language I know best. This from the Chess Programming Wiki... "Java has no unsigned long data type that is e.g. used by bitboards. Thus developers have to handle the bits slig...
by mkchan
Sun Nov 12, 2017 5:11 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: Cross compiling with Clang
Replies: 5
Views: 1368

Re: Cross compiling with Clang

Whenever I tried cross-compiling with clang I always get errors about missing the MSVC libraries so I never even got past "<iostream> header not found". for reference i was using the following target: -target x86_64-pc-win32-elf I just compile with the x86_64/i686-mingw-w64 set of tools instead. Wor...
by mkchan
Sat Oct 28, 2017 6:36 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: On-line engine blitz tourney October
Replies: 54
Views: 8639

Re: On-line engine blitz tourney October

Hope random movers are welcome, I'm entering TekiRandomMover instead of WyldChess this time :D
by mkchan
Thu Oct 26, 2017 3:00 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: Ten Years After
Replies: 14
Views: 4165

Re: Ten Years After

Many thanks to Mark and contributors! It's an invaluable resource at least for me :)
Happy Birthday!
by mkchan
Thu Sep 28, 2017 6:37 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: Regarding UCI Pondering
Replies: 5
Views: 1438

Re: Regarding UCI Pondering

Thanks for the explanation HGM, that makes a lot of sense
by mkchan
Thu Sep 28, 2017 4:40 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: Regarding UCI Pondering
Replies: 5
Views: 1438

Regarding UCI Pondering

Assume engine will think for `t` time every move, it is the engine to play and engine is white What I implemented is: engine<position.... engine<go wtime x btime y [engine thinks] engine>bestmove abc ponder xyz engine<position .... moves .... xyz engine<go ponder wtime x-t btime y-t [engine ponders]...
by mkchan
Tue Sep 19, 2017 1:41 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: On-line engine blitz tourney September
Replies: 48
Views: 9428

Re: On-line engine blitz tourney September

Here are WyldChess' games: [pgn] [Event "ICS rated blitz match"] [Site "winboard.nl"] [Date "2017.09.17"] [Round "-"] [White "WyldChess"] [Black "Embla"] [Result "1-0"] [WhiteElo "1697"] [BlackElo "1212"] [TimeControl "300+1"] [Annotator "2. -0.06"] 1. f4 e5 2. fxe5 {-0.06/16 8} d6 3. Nf3 {+0.14/16 ...