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by EroSennin
Fri Oct 04, 2013 5:37 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Komodo release
Replies: 130
Views: 78320

Re: Komodo release

Don wrote: As many of you know I have a fatal illness. It has progressed to a point where it has now become an acute form of Lukemia. I'm losing this battle.
Damn boy
by EroSennin
Fri Oct 04, 2013 5:32 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: A new episode in Ivanov's story...
Replies: 61
Views: 13995

Re: A new episode in Ivanov's story...

Well somebody was already using a shoecomputer to cheat in rulette in the 50s.
by EroSennin
Thu Aug 29, 2013 6:07 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: At what blitz level does Magnus play?
Replies: 0
Views: 375

At what blitz level does Magnus play?

If you had to achieve 50% against Magnus Carlsen at blitz time settings what engine would you use in a modern computer?
by EroSennin
Sat Mar 02, 2013 8:52 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Eval of mainline King's Indian
Replies: 19
Views: 2970

Re: Eval of mainline King's Indian

Here is what I would like as white to get. [pgn]1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. e4 d6 5. Nf3 O-O 6. Be2 e5 7. O-O Nc6 8. d5 Ne7 9. Ne1 Nd7 10. Nd3 f5 11. f3 f4 12. Bd2 g5 13. Rc1 Nf6 14. c5 Ng6 15. Nb5 Rf7 16. Ba5 b6 17. cxd6 cxd6 18. Be1 a6 19. Nc3 [/pgn] Every game Nakamura has won as black after...
by EroSennin
Fri Mar 01, 2013 11:00 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Eval of mainline King's Indian
Replies: 19
Views: 2970

Eval of mainline King's Indian

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. e4 d6 5. Nf3 O-O 6. Be2 e5 7. O-O Nc6 8. d5 Ne7 9. Ne1 Nd7 10. Nd3 f5 11. f3 So computers love white's position here. I have analysed this opening a bit but couldn't really come to a full conclusion. Black's best try might be some blockade with like c5 which computer...
by EroSennin
Mon Nov 26, 2012 8:42 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Humans are better at positional chess, Corr. chess proves it
Replies: 45
Views: 5504

Re: Humans are better at positional chess, Corr. chess prove

I think rybka 3 or something like that lost a 2 game correspondence match against a human plus a weak fritz.
by EroSennin
Thu Oct 18, 2012 1:19 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Houdini 3 released
Replies: 98
Views: 44914

Re: Houdini 3 released

Yay I got my computer working after more than a week. Now if just my copy of houdini would arrive. Aaaargh.
by EroSennin
Wed Oct 17, 2012 11:00 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Houdini 3 released
Replies: 98
Views: 44914

Re: Houdini 3 released

Modern Times wrote:Surely you can connect the other one temporarily to the internet for the installation ? It is not uncommon these days to require online.
Nope. I am not a computer wizard. It is a new computer and I have not yet been able to figure the answer out.
by EroSennin
Wed Oct 17, 2012 10:17 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Houdini 3 released
Replies: 98
Views: 44914

Re: Houdini 3 released

Houdini can be installed only in 3 pc's!!! This is not stated anywhere in the site, before you buy Houdini. A friend who has 2 computers when one of them is not connected to the internet asked me if in case that he buys houdini he can copy houdini to the second computer and use it also there. He is...
by EroSennin
Mon Jun 25, 2012 1:10 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Processors for chess
Replies: 1
Views: 710

Processors for chess

I only got 2500 in the fritz benchmark test. So I am thinking of getting a new processor for 100-300 euros. What should I get? My mind is now between Intel Core i7 2600K and AMD FX-8150. I could get both at about the same price. Which one should I get?