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by ambrooks1
Sat Mar 22, 2014 11:09 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: Solving Chess Kickstarter
Replies: 109
Views: 27053

Re: Solving Chess Kickstarter

Let's say that you cannot come up with a simple elegant mathematical argument to avoid doing computation. Generating the full game tree is computationally impossible with current hardware, as every game programmer knows. So you are going to need some kind of mathematical argument to justify pruning ...
by ambrooks1
Sat Mar 22, 2014 9:02 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: Solving Chess Kickstarter
Replies: 109
Views: 27053

Re: Solving Chess Kickstarter

Just trying to understand what is involved in "solving chess". Let's say that you claim white has a forced win. You need a proof. Obviously generating a game tree to represent this proof with billions of nodes on it is not going to be very appetizing. Nobody is going to want to spend the rest of the...