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by tmokonen
Mon May 31, 2010 6:38 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Vajolet Chess Engine
Replies: 17
Views: 5244

Re: Vajolet Chess Engine

You can add a small opening book to your program, to help randomize opening lines.
by tmokonen
Mon May 31, 2010 5:04 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Rybka 4 released!
Replies: 84
Views: 19631

Re: Any logo !?!

But seriously Chris, Pooky? Haven't we moved on to Sage by now? May as well ask Sune for a new ChessCraft. :)
by tmokonen
Wed May 19, 2010 8:43 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Tornado (Chess) Bug Report
Replies: 17
Views: 1620

Re: Tornado (Chess) Bug Report

alpha123 wrote: There are 6-man Gaviota Tablebases?

Peter
Guess not. I think I need to retire from this hobby, I'm losing my mind.
by tmokonen
Wed May 19, 2010 5:08 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Tornado (Chess) Bug Report
Replies: 17
Views: 1620

Re: Tornado (Chess) Bug Report

I asked the question, because I had mistakenly thought that Tornado was using Gaviota tablebases, not the Nalimov ones.

That being said... are the 6 man Gaviota tablebases being hosted anywhere?
by tmokonen
Wed May 19, 2010 5:15 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Tornado (Chess) Bug Report
Replies: 17
Views: 1620

Re: Tornado (Chess) Bug Report

Hi Harun. Did you generate the 6 man files yourself, or did you download them?
by tmokonen
Tue May 11, 2010 4:31 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Etude Binary
Replies: 2
Views: 537

Re: Etude Binary

Hi Jacob, please check your private messages, I sent you a link to Etude 0.1.2.

Tony
by tmokonen
Mon May 10, 2010 8:36 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Tough Test Position (from Today's Game): Rxh5!!
Replies: 19
Views: 3082

Re: Tough Test Position (from Today's Game): Rxh5!!

SOS 5.1 for Arena: 1/5 00:00 150 0 +2.17 Nf3g5 Qc7d8 2/8 00:00 316 0 +1.31 Nf3g5 Qc7d8 3/10 00:00 636 0 +1.07 Nf3g5 Qc7d8 Ng5xe6+ f7xe6 4/10 00:00 1.290 0 +1.11 Nf3xd4 Ne6xd4 Rh4xd4 Qc7b6 5/18 00:00 8.114 0 +1.11 Nf3xd4 Ne6xd4 Rh4xd4 Qc7b6 6/20 00:00 20.922 0 +1.11 Nf3xd4 Ne6xd4 Rh4xd4 Qc7b6 7/20 00...
by tmokonen
Tue May 04, 2010 5:10 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Topalov vs Anand Gmae 8
Replies: 135
Views: 10662

Re: Topalov vs Anand Gmae 8

Shouldn't it be a draw with opposite squared bishops? I don't know why Anand resigned. Yes, he made the position worse with Bc6, but I (and Rybka) don't see the path to victory for white. Hint. Try something else for the analysis. You know, Rybka is an old news... Do you serve any purpose on this f...
by tmokonen
Tue Apr 20, 2010 8:25 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Naum 2.0 download link or SuperChess site
Replies: 9
Views: 1474

Re: Naum 2.0 download link or SuperChess site

http://www.chesspraga.cz/download.htm

No book files, though, just the link to the engine.
by tmokonen
Tue Apr 20, 2010 4:34 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: The Verdict --endgames.
Replies: 7
Views: 1489

Re: The Verdict --endgames.

Marc MP wrote:
What do you define as an endgame?

1. e4 e5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.Bb5 a6 4.Bxc6 dxc6 5.Qxd8+ Kxd8 is an endgame? Or a middlegame without queens?
I'd call it an illegal sequence of moves. :)