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by JohnW
Mon Jul 05, 2021 8:21 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Stockfish 14 has been released
Replies: 69
Views: 8252

Re: Stockfish 14 has been released

So where am I supposed to get the eval file that is referenced when I register the engine?

nn-3475407dc199.nnue

It's not included in the zip file..
by JohnW
Mon Jul 05, 2021 5:12 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Stockfish 14 has been released
Replies: 69
Views: 8252

Re: Stockfish 14 has been released

To be honest. If there is a new Stockfish or in china a bag of rice falls down. What is the difference?! Nobody is interested in stockfish. This engine is as dead as fritz was under chessbase. ? It's the world leader and the best players are always downloading the latest version of it. The world le...
by JohnW
Sat Jul 03, 2021 5:36 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Central place for raspberry pi engines?
Replies: 0
Views: 1119

Central place for raspberry pi engines?

Anyone know of a good place to download chess engines for raspberry pi? Specifically for DGT pi and DaVinci Extreme chess computers.

Thank you..
by JohnW
Fri Jun 18, 2021 9:06 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Elements of the ULTIMATE Chess GUI?
Replies: 205
Views: 59985

Re: Elements of the ULTIMATE Chess GUI?

Support for electronic chessboards like DGT and Certabo without the need for the software that currently runs between gui and board. A good database management system to save games similar to the Chessbase software that comes with Fritz but not proprietary. Ability to annotate a game similar to what...
by JohnW
Tue Jun 15, 2021 11:32 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Mega database 2021 updates errors
Replies: 1
Views: 876

Re: Mega database 2021 updates errors

Contact their support department..
by JohnW
Wed Jun 09, 2021 12:16 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Chess Board Options
Replies: 8
Views: 1688

Re: Chess Board Options

I've ordered it on Feb 18, and I'm still waiting for it (amazon.com says publication date is Jul 15). It's available in both book and Kindle form from New In Chess and other European outlets now, but the books won't be available from US outlets like Amazon untiil mid July. I live in the US and just...
by JohnW
Fri Jun 04, 2021 11:11 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Commercial Release of Ethereal 13.00 (NNUE) for AVX2 Systems
Replies: 247
Views: 52108

Re: Commercial Release of Ethereal 13.00 (NNUE) for AVX2 Systems

pohl4711 wrote:
Fri Jun 04, 2021 1:21 pm
I do not have a credit card (and dont want to get one). So, without the possibility to pay with PayPal or GooglePay, I cannot buy Ethereal 13 and cannot test it.
Just get a pre-paid Visa card at a store.
by JohnW
Fri May 21, 2021 5:35 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Banksia GUI released
Replies: 1398
Views: 375060

Re: Banksia GUI released

I can't seem to register engines in this gui now. I have registered many before but not now. No matter what I select it will error with "Error: This engine doesn't support any protocol". I have updated to the latest today as well but still no luck. Thanks for the report. Which engines are you tryin...
by JohnW
Fri May 21, 2021 12:42 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Banksia GUI released
Replies: 1398
Views: 375060

Re: Banksia GUI released

I can't seem to register engines in this gui now. I have registered many before but not now. No matter what I select it will error with "Error: This engine doesn't support any protocol". I have updated to the latest today as well but still no luck. Thanks for the report. Which engines are you tryin...
by JohnW
Tue May 18, 2021 10:57 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: 10 Positions Chess Engines Just Don't Understand‎
Replies: 16
Views: 3813

Re: 10 Positions Chess Engines Just Don't Understand‎

But do they need to understand things that would never happen in a real game?