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by Dr.Wael Deeb
Mon Aug 10, 2020 9:33 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Tony Thomas has passed away ....
Replies: 5
Views: 488

Tony Thomas has passed away ....

Tony Thomas a long time active member of our forum has passed away 2 days ago in the USA after he lost the battle against Covid-19 ....

He left behind a wife and a little daughter :(

May his soul rest in peace ....

You will be missed brother ....

Dr.D
by Dr.Wael Deeb
Wed Aug 05, 2020 5:21 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Hey Ovyron ..
Replies: 8
Views: 550

Re: Hey Ovyron ..

I like this guy :D

I don't mind if he makes a 100 comments daily ....

Cheers
by Dr.Wael Deeb
Wed Aug 05, 2020 7:40 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Et Mortuus Est Rex
Replies: 95
Views: 4626

Re: Et Mortuus Est Rex

Next Opponent is Jonesy 1.0 ....
by Dr.Wael Deeb
Tue Aug 04, 2020 7:50 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Clericus/Hopeless ported to Lazarus
Replies: 11
Views: 497

Re: Clericus/Hopeless ported to Lazarus

To get a sense of its strength, I had Hopeless 0.49.0.4 play 10 games each against AdaChess 3.6 and MadChess 2.2 at 2'+6"" and it had 4 wins and 4 ties against AdaChess but it lost all of the other games on time forfeit. Too bad too as it can hold its own against MadChess in a few games until it fo...
by Dr.Wael Deeb
Mon Aug 03, 2020 8:42 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Clericus/Hopeless ported to Lazarus
Replies: 11
Views: 497

Re: Clericus/Hopeless ported to Lazarus

Please let me know if you want me to do another build with the changes for time control. Should I also post a Clericus build while I am at it? I also have Lazarus installed on a MacOS laptop here so I will also try to make a Mac build but I will need to install a chess GUI to test it before I post ...
by Dr.Wael Deeb
Sun Aug 02, 2020 11:14 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Et Mortuus Est Rex
Replies: 95
Views: 4626

Re: Et Mortuus Est Rex

And a quick one with the white pieces :D I played 1. e4 and went to the exchange variation of the Ruy Lopez .... It went quickly to a draw position with repetition and I didn't mind because I was bored and tired .... Standings so far: 1. Queen 4.02 13.5/20 2. CT800 1.40 x64 13/20 3. Dr.Deeb 13/20 4....
by Dr.Wael Deeb
Fri Jul 31, 2020 9:03 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Et Mortuus Est Rex
Replies: 95
Views: 4626

Re: Et Mortuus Est Rex

Hi, A beautiful Old Indian Defense against Queen 4.02 which I suspect that it transferred to King's Indian Defense which I may start to play again .... Anyways,the chess engine seemed confused during the middle game and watching closely the position on the chess board,I saw an opportunity on the que...
by Dr.Wael Deeb
Fri Jul 31, 2020 3:40 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Et Mortuus Est Rex
Replies: 95
Views: 4626

Re: Et Mortuus Est Rex

Hi Dragon 4.6 the french monster destroyed me in the first game as I tired to build a solid defense but at the end I blundered heavily and lost the game ..... In the second game I steered the 1. b3 opening into a draw position hoping to outplay it in the end game abut yet again due to poor late mid...
by Dr.Wael Deeb
Thu Jul 30, 2020 9:41 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Et Mortuus Est Rex
Replies: 95
Views: 4626

Re: Et Mortuus Est Rex

Hi Dragon 4.6 the french monster destroyed me in the first game as I tired to build a solid defense but at the end I blundered heavily and lost the game ..... In the second game I steered the 1. b3 opening into a draw position hoping to outplay it in the end game abut yet again due to poor late mid...
by Dr.Wael Deeb
Thu Jul 30, 2020 6:33 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: New engine releases 2020
Replies: 316
Views: 67463

Re: New engine releases 2020

Wasabi 1.5.0 http://kirill-kryukov.com/chess/discussion-board/viewtopic.php?f=7&t=12262 Unfortunately it does not load under the Fritz GUI .... I assume that the file in the bin folder is the one execute ? Cheers Dr.D I've not tried it. Only works under Windows 10. It's Windows 10 Pro here Graham b...