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by duncan
Wed Aug 26, 2020 8:58 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Chess solved?
Replies: 265
Views: 28153

Re: Chess solved?

Does Stockfish 12 evaluate opening position differently than Stockfish 11?
by duncan
Wed Aug 26, 2020 8:54 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Chess solved?
Replies: 265
Views: 28153

Re: Chess solved?

Angrim wrote:
Wed Aug 26, 2020 5:25 am

I have wasted a fair amount of cpu time trying to prove that giving queen odds is a forced loss.
So what can you prove is a forced loss, Queen + rook, Queen + 2 rooks ?
by duncan
Mon Aug 24, 2020 7:07 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Chess solved?
Replies: 265
Views: 28153

Re: Chess solved?

It's surprising that a game designed so long ago has held out this long (but go will outlast chess). Considering there are more possible games then atoms in the universe, it is not so surprising that the game has held out. I could argue that the fact that in 10 years or less we are approaching near...
by duncan
Mon Aug 24, 2020 7:00 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Chess solved?
Replies: 265
Views: 28153

Re: Chess solved?

How many more elo until chesd considered solved? I think Kai thought 400 using some charts till you get all draws (but not solved) Best ask him though. Yes it's an evidence ! As soon as we "Solve" chess that would mean you have evaluated/calculated every "best of the best" move for each position on...
by duncan
Mon Aug 24, 2020 10:45 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Chess solved?
Replies: 265
Views: 28153

Re: Chess solved?

Yes, you can have strong evidence, and still be wrong. Lets go back to a physics allegory. Isaac Newton theory of gravity was thought to be correct. As it was proven right, it could predict planet motions, comets, and other large scale objects. Then Albert Einstein said but yes, but it can not expl...
by duncan
Mon Aug 24, 2020 9:19 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Chess solved?
Replies: 265
Views: 28153

Re: Chess solved?

Yes, you can have strong evidence, and still be wrong. Lets go back to a physics allegory. Isaac Newton theory of gravity was thought to be correct. As it was proven right, it could predict planet motions, comets, and other large scale objects. Then Albert Einstein said but yes, but it can not expl...
by duncan
Mon Aug 24, 2020 9:10 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Chess solved?
Replies: 265
Views: 28153

Re: Chess solved?

How many more elo until chesd considered solved? I think Kai thought 400 using some charts till you get all draws (but not solved) Best ask him though. This issue is like many things in physics. Your understanding and tech can get close to your objective. And still not true. 400 elo will not get yo...
by duncan
Sun Aug 23, 2020 10:45 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Chess solved?
Replies: 265
Views: 28153

Re: Chess solved?

How many more elo until chesd considered solved? I think Kai thought 400 using some charts till you get all draws (but not solved) Best ask him though. This issue is like many things in physics. Your understanding and tech can get close to your objective. And still not true. 400 elo will not get yo...
by duncan
Sun Aug 23, 2020 10:30 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Chess solved?
Replies: 265
Views: 28153

Re: Chess solved?

How many more elo until chesd considered solved? I think Kai thought 400 using some charts till you get all draws (but not solved) Best ask him though. This issue is like many things in physics. Your understanding and tech can get close to your objective. And still not true. 400 elo will not get yo...
by duncan
Sun Aug 23, 2020 10:18 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Chess solved?
Replies: 265
Views: 28153

Re: Chess solved?

How many more elo until chesd considered solved? I think Kai thought 400 using some charts till you get all draws (but not solved) Best ask him though. This issue is like many things in physics. Your understanding and tech can get close to your objective. And still not true. 400 elo will not get yo...