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by Roland Chastain
Sun Jun 06, 2021 5:22 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Lucas Chess R 1.23
Replies: 1
Views: 1428

Lucas Chess R 1.23

Hello!

A new version of Lucas Chess is available. This version runs on Windows and on Linux (64-bit only).

https://lucaschess.pythonanywhere.com/downloads

You can find installation guide for Linux here.
by Roland Chastain
Thu May 06, 2021 9:29 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Sam retouched for CuteChess
Replies: 6
Views: 2853

Re: Sam retouched for CuteChess

Just now after the link from Roland is not working anymore (link check for my chronology from today), I realized that this just had linux compilations and also that Tony wanted to create a windows compilation, but none was done so far. Therefor I have created a win binary from Rolands fixed source ...
by Roland Chastain
Tue Apr 20, 2021 6:17 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: Eschecs, a simple GUI written in Pascal
Replies: 57
Views: 28276

Re: Eschecs, a simple GUI written in Pascal

There are optional parameters to customize the appearance and the settings of the application. Here is an example. ./eschecs \ /home/roland/chessengines/CT800_V1.42 \ --position='rnbqk1nr/1ppp1ppp/p3p3/8/1bB1P3/2N5/PPPP1PPP/R1BQK1NR w HAha - 2 4' \ --autoplay=true \ --chessboard=marblecustom \ --ma...
by Roland Chastain
Mon Apr 19, 2021 8:10 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: Eschecs, a simple GUI written in Pascal
Replies: 57
Views: 28276

Re: Eschecs, a simple GUI written in Pascal

Hello! A new version of Eschecs is on the fire. https://github.com/rchastain/eschecs The main novelty is the usage of command line options. I removed the engines menu and the engines configuration files. I was tired to maintain a configuration file for each platform, for a software that probably nob...
by Roland Chastain
Sat Apr 10, 2021 4:37 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: We are past the stage where the OS has become the virus
Replies: 91
Views: 16902

Re: We are past the stage where the OS has become the virus

I have done the same sort of thing for "Automatic Updates" many times, and Windows always manages to turn it back on, despite whatever article I read saying that it would be permanently disabled. I had the same experience. I spent some time researching the topic (how to make Windows usable, to say ...
by Roland Chastain
Mon Mar 22, 2021 11:14 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Booot 6.5 release
Replies: 13
Views: 6067

Re: Booot 6.5 release

A new version of Booot? Excellent news! Thank you Alex! I can't wait to test it.
by Roland Chastain
Mon Mar 15, 2021 11:19 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Warlord chess pieces by William H. Rogers
Replies: 3
Views: 1009

Re: Warlord chess pieces by William H. Rogers

AdminX wrote:
Mon Mar 15, 2021 10:17 pm
Thank You! :D
Thank you for your support. :wink:
lithander wrote:
Mon Mar 15, 2021 10:55 pm
You forgot to include a link to your repository!
Indeed. :)

Too late to edit my post. Thank you for giving the link.
by Roland Chastain
Mon Mar 15, 2021 9:42 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Warlord chess pieces by William H. Rogers
Replies: 3
Views: 1009

Warlord chess pieces by William H. Rogers

Hello! I made a GitHub repository with the graphics of the Warlord chess program by William H. Rogers. I like these pieces and would find sad that they could be lost. The pieces are available in *.bmp and *.png format. The repository includes the Pascal programs that I used to create the pictures fr...
by Roland Chastain
Sat Mar 13, 2021 6:39 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: Free text viewer with navigation pane
Replies: 7
Views: 1563

TextView 0.0.2

Hello! A new version of TextView is available. New project icon Automatic conversion of text encoding to UTF-8 Buttons for increasing or decreasing font size Button for starting another instance of TextView https://raw.githubusercontent.com/rchastain/textview/master/screenshot/textview002.png Downlo...
by Roland Chastain
Thu Mar 11, 2021 5:28 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Sachy by Martin Macok retouched for CuteChess
Replies: 14
Views: 2724

Re: Sachy 0.2.0.4

You are right about Sachy not supporting incremental time controls (although it lost one game on time in standard tc, but after 37 moves) I downloaded both versions from your site. Thank you for the test. Yes, the engine now loses some games on time. I will try to find a solution. But it seems to p...