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by fern
Wed May 09, 2018 4:52 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: WChess 1.06
Replies: 10
Views: 957

Re: WChess 1.06

I seem to get it to run as an winboard engine, but it does not run properly. The program responds instantly after every move. It does not seem to matter with or without cdrom in the drive. I will try a little more. Well, this engine requires to get a special code via KITTINX from the GUI (similar t...
by fern
Thu May 03, 2018 4:40 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Furure of chess engine programmers
Replies: 11
Views: 1961

Furure of chess engine programmers

What our friends here that create engines as a closed system of routines, database, etc will do facing the emergence of these neural entities? What is the sense to work year after year to perfect an engine at the same time a new monster learns the game and develop to the level of a master or more in...
by fern
Thu May 03, 2018 4:27 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Can a human still defeat Leela ?
Replies: 25
Views: 4402

Re: Can a human still defeat Leela ?

Wait, wait...I have got draws playing against HARD Leela.....

Mmmm

Maybe I am better than I think regards
Fern
by fern
Tue May 01, 2018 7:40 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Can a human still defeat Leela ?
Replies: 25
Views: 4402

Re: Can a human still defeat Leela ?

You are clearly stronger than me then. Congrats...if that serves for anything.
by fern
Sun Apr 29, 2018 5:33 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Can a human still defeat Leela ?
Replies: 25
Views: 4402

Re: Can a human still defeat Leela ?

Oh dear, you caught me....

Fern
by fern
Sun Apr 29, 2018 2:55 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Can a human still defeat Leela ?
Replies: 25
Views: 4402

Re: Can a human still defeat Leela ?

What else?
I can not aspire to win a game against a plus 2300 player.
by fern
Sun Apr 29, 2018 12:05 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Can a human still defeat Leela ?
Replies: 25
Views: 4402

Re: Can a human still defeat Leela ?

I got a couple of draws against her. Blocking everything possible.

Fern
by fern
Sat Jan 20, 2018 8:19 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Finally I beat OpenTal, BUT...
Replies: 32
Views: 3912

Re: Finally I beat OpenTal, BUT...

Great resume Brendan. I tend to think every where world is going to that model where a caste of politicians ans technicians handle things and let people enjoy his lives as they wish, provided they do not agitate the waters. Democracy with so many groups asking what they believe is his due is too muc...
by fern
Sat Jan 20, 2018 2:17 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Finally I beat OpenTal, BUT...
Replies: 32
Views: 3912

Re: Finally I beat OpenTal, BUT...

Brendan, how it is you went to China, live and work there? Curious.
And how good is to live there?
I have a bad impression of a country with so many people, farting openly, eating dogs and speaking and awful language-
Of course, all this is subjective and perhaps primitive, but there you have it

fern
by fern
Sat Jan 20, 2018 3:11 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Finally I beat OpenTal, BUT...
Replies: 32
Views: 3912

Re: Finally I beat OpenTal, BUT...

You have ME and many many more. I am a solitary guy, with no taste for gatherings of any kind. Besides, computers does not fart, expel smoke, look at you with derision, get angry, etc. Even your best friend get full of vanity and think he is smarter than you if he win you and the same if he lose, he...