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by Piotr Cichy
Thu Oct 04, 2018 9:22 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: Minimalism in chess programming
Replies: 49
Views: 11180

Re: Minimalism in chess programming

Piotr, could you check the Download link on your web page? It appears broken (a 404 error). Thank you for the information, it seems the file is deleted by ISP. When I try to upload it again I get the message the file contains a virus (this is false alert, it is probably because my engines are compr...
by Piotr Cichy
Thu Oct 04, 2018 12:16 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: Minimalism in chess programming
Replies: 49
Views: 11180

Re: Minimalism in chess programming

Thank you guys for sharing your thoughts, but I'm still wondering about H.G.Muller's opinion at this point and the other question - is there somebody but H.G.Muller or Oscar Toledo to get close to 2kb sized engine? I mean why people don't try to write minimalistic program's? Why most choose to incr...
by Piotr Cichy
Thu Oct 15, 2015 8:53 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: pikoSzachy (yet more) Extreme Edition
Replies: 18
Views: 2911

Re: pikoSzachy (yet more) Extreme Edition

Unpacked versions of pikoSzachy 4.1 and pikoSzachy Extreme Edition 2 are available:

http://www.kalisz.mm.pl/~pic/nanochess/ ... packed.zip
by Piotr Cichy
Sun Oct 11, 2015 8:01 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: pikoSzachy (yet more) Extreme Edition
Replies: 18
Views: 2911

Re: My test

Thank you for the test!
by Piotr Cichy
Sun Oct 11, 2015 7:56 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: pikoSzachy (yet more) Extreme Edition
Replies: 18
Views: 2911

Re: pikoSzachy (yet more) Extreme Edition

The only thing that makes sense is that the author should stop compressing his engines for the fame of pseudo-small-size. (or he should offer compressed and uncompressed versions) Matthias. I am aware of problems with antiviruses for all versions of nano- and pikoSzachy and the solution is to offer...
by Piotr Cichy
Fri Oct 02, 2015 9:57 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: pikoSzachy (yet more) Extreme Edition
Replies: 18
Views: 2911

Re: pikoSzachy (yet more) Extreme Edition

Graham Banks wrote:I can't get pikoSzachy Extreme 2 working on my i5 as either a winboard engine or through using the wb2uci adapters.
What is the problem? Any error message?
Does it work in console mode?
Is it blocked by anty-vir?
What is your OS?
Does it work on other CPU?
by Piotr Cichy
Fri Oct 02, 2015 6:15 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: The Flight Of Icarus
Replies: 20
Views: 2935

Re: Broadcast details

Hello Graham!

I released today new version of pikoSzachy Extreme Edition. It's a pity I'm late...
by Piotr Cichy
Fri Oct 02, 2015 11:55 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: pikoSzachy (yet more) Extreme Edition
Replies: 18
Views: 2911

pikoSzachy (yet more) Extreme Edition

Hello! New version of pikoSzachy Extreme Edition is available. The size of program is now 6.5 KB (1 KB smaller than previous version). New version is also about 30 ELO stronger. There are also new versions of nanoSzachy and pikoSzachy. New pikoSzachy has now 8 KB and nanoSzachy - 25 KB (for 64-bit v...