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by Guenther
Mon Jul 08, 2019 1:29 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: Swiss Tournament Ed.VIII. Group A.
Replies: 64
Views: 1832

Re: Swiss Tournament Ed.VIII. Group A.

xr_a_y wrote:
Mon Jul 08, 2019 1:17 pm
Guenther wrote:
Mon Jul 08, 2019 12:01 pm
But it does not analyze either, after starting WB analyze mode it just sits there and does nothing?
Yes I know. I'll add this later. Next week maybe, I'm focusing at TCEC now.
Thanks for the info and good luck at TCEC!
by Guenther
Mon Jul 08, 2019 12:01 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: Swiss Tournament Ed.VIII. Group A.
Replies: 64
Views: 1832

Re: Swiss Tournament Ed.VIII. Group A.

ok the crash after receiving "." command is fixed now ... will be in next release. Thanks Hi Vivien, I tried 0.76 now, the good thing is it does not crash anymore, also the debug file is not created anymore by default. (the github issue by Mike and me - this can be closed) But it does not analyze e...
by Guenther
Sun Jul 07, 2019 10:21 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: New engine releases 2019
Replies: 264
Views: 44572

Re: New engine releases 2019

Just a short reminder that since appveyor is set up for Demolito you'll get a new beta automatically each time a new commit is available. Last release is Demolito 2019-07-07 from today. Just cklick on the appveyor build number and go to 'artifacts' and download your build flavour https://ci.appveyor...
by Guenther
Sun Jul 07, 2019 7:42 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: Swiss Tournament Ed.VIII. Group A.
Replies: 64
Views: 1832

Re: Swiss Tournament Ed.VIII. Group A.

Arena debug file can be huge (some gigabytes) and I have it disabled (by default). Im going to enable it, but from now, I havent any Arena debug file. Sorry Vivien, I cant help you :( Ok dont worry Well I cannot get Minic into analysis mode in WB? There seem to be several problems and it crashes af...
by Guenther
Sat Jul 06, 2019 9:27 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Why there is no interest in Computer with odds Vs Humans match?
Replies: 164
Views: 5120

Re: Why there is no interest in Computer with odds Vs Humans match?

...they are old players between the ages of 50 to 66 years of age. ... when did 50 to 66 become old ? ...glad I missed that email... ;>) I am 63 but don't feel old … maybe when I am 73 I will … haha - I wonder if chessqueen realizes that she is hanging out with a bunch of so called "old men" on thi...
by Guenther
Sat Jul 06, 2019 7:04 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: Swiss Tournament Ed.VIII. Group A.
Replies: 64
Views: 1832

Re: Swiss Tournament Ed.VIII. Group A.

After a slow start Winter finally won a game. It did it in the best way possible though, a win with black against one of the most important (historically) and well known engines, in a nice attacking style. Yeah, evals diverged quite a lot at some point and Crafty needed long to accept that its view...
by Guenther
Sat Jul 06, 2019 6:31 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Why there is no interest in Computer with odds Vs Humans match?
Replies: 164
Views: 5120

Re: Why there is no interest in Computer with odds Vs Humans match?

My guess is that he will win 2 or 3 and draw the rest. Rooks odds are very tough for the engine. I was able to pull this win off after losing 3 straight, and I'm nowhere near an FIDE Master. I did give a bishop back , but still had enough to win. The early exchanges of the Queens on move 8 helped m...
by Guenther
Sat Jul 06, 2019 6:14 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: $$$$$$
Replies: 2
Views: 325

Re: $$$$$$

https://www.breitbart.com/politics/2019/07/04/900-year-old-viking-chess-piece-sold-for-almost-1-million/?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=social&fbclid=IwAR1P3elqGSxisuGw0Om5aKkvsqOYnd_amxrVPRPrd9aLkKV2wVUJZvqerA8&fbclid=IwAR2fq51Cw-ZVUCgEh-z-uyJmTh52UaJEH6VPfA0Cl7HNYVtSPf8Ii32d4pA Please keep Breitb...
by Guenther
Fri Jul 05, 2019 6:33 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: Severe windows 10 problems. What to do?
Replies: 55
Views: 1738

Re: Severe windows 10 problems. What to do?

Already payed 50 euro to let computer shop fix my pc Probably that was a misstaken fit iunderstand now that best option is to buy a nee ome Have to wait at least a week before they comw with diagnose Being foolish Only advantage is that after fix i still can use word From Office Doubt if i can inst...
by Guenther
Fri Jul 05, 2019 6:25 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Fireworks for the Fourth
Replies: 17
Views: 660

Re: Fireworks for the Fourth

carldaman wrote:
Fri Jul 05, 2019 1:49 am
It is a private engine specializing in fearless attacking chess. Once in a while, when I have time, I will post some of its games for entertainment purposes. :)
I thought it is OpenTal with slight modifications? Last time I checked that was true.