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by Dan Honeycutt
Mon Nov 18, 2013 5:18 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Don Dailey
Replies: 116
Views: 42353

Re: Don Dailey

Sad news. Best of spirits to Don and best of luck to his family.

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Dan H.
by Dan Honeycutt
Thu Nov 07, 2013 8:05 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: FIDE WCC thread question
Replies: 42
Views: 4117

Re: FIDE WCC thread question

I would choose a simple solution. Only allow posts which are strongly correlated to computer chess. There should be no doubt about it. In this way readers know what they can expect. How about the development of a new processor that is quite a bit faster doing integer math. Is that correlated to com...
by Dan Honeycutt
Thu Nov 07, 2013 3:21 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: FIDE WCC thread question
Replies: 42
Views: 4117

Re: FIDE WCC thread question

This is NOT about whether a WCC thread is appropriate for this forum. It is about consistently enforcing rules. I think the WCC thread is fine. I also think Ruxy's pictures were fine. I've been a moderator probably more than any other person here, and I have YET to see anyone complain about the pic...
by Dan Honeycutt
Mon Nov 04, 2013 3:42 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: I have a right to reply on CCC or not ?
Replies: 6
Views: 1757

Re: I have a right to reply on CCC or not ?

mar wrote:
mclane wrote:You could post off topic Stuff in ctf.
The problem with CTF is that it derailed into flamewars about politics and religion.
While it happens on occasion, non-contentious topics like Ruxy's pictures seldom develop into flamewars.

Come to CTF Ruxy, you are welcome there.

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Dan H.
by Dan Honeycutt
Thu Oct 03, 2013 3:36 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Komodo release
Replies: 130
Views: 79412

Re: Komodo release

Hi Don,

I was really sorry to hear about your illness and I wish you all the best in your struggle.

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Dan H.
by Dan Honeycutt
Fri Jun 28, 2013 2:46 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Tolerance in the forum-topic Mattew Bardes
Replies: 12
Views: 2671

Re: Tolerance in the forum-topic Mattew Bardes

zullil wrote:
Dan Honeycutt wrote:
zullil wrote:Matthew R. Brades <--> ZirconiumX
Who didn't spell his name correctly, not whose name was misspelled.

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Dan H.
The starter of this thread.
And the first reply. You're supposed to find these silly jokes of mine without my having to explain them :-)

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Dan H.
by Dan Honeycutt
Fri Jun 28, 2013 1:55 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Tolerance in the forum-topic Mattew Bardes
Replies: 12
Views: 2671

Re: Tolerance in the forum-topic Mattew Bardes

zullil wrote:Matthew R. Brades <--> ZirconiumX
Who didn't spell his name correctly, not whose name was misspelled.

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Dan H.
by Dan Honeycutt
Fri Jun 28, 2013 12:28 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Tolerance in the forum-topic Mattew Bardes
Replies: 12
Views: 2671

Re: Tolerance in the forum-topic Mattew Bardes

Richard Allbert wrote:You didn't spell his name correctly.
Who?

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Dan H.
by Dan Honeycutt
Fri Jun 07, 2013 12:00 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Algebraic Notation - when started?
Replies: 8
Views: 1516

Re: Algebraic Notation - when started?

JuLieN wrote:
Dan Honeycutt wrote:
1614: The white king commands his owne knight into the third
I like the 1614 notation, we should return to that.
Ok, you write the parser for it. ;)
That would be a bit of a challenge :-)

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Dan H.
by Dan Honeycutt
Thu Jun 06, 2013 10:02 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Algebraic Notation - when started?
Replies: 8
Views: 1516

Re: Algebraic Notation - when started?

From https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chess_notation : 1614: The white king commands his owne knight into the third house before his owne bishop. 1750: K. knight to His Bishop's 3d. 1837: K.Kt. to B.third sq. 1848: K.Kt. to B's 3rd. 1859: K. Kt. to B. 3d. 1874: K Kt to B3 1889: KKt -B3 1904: Kt-KB3 194...