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by whittenizer
Fri Sep 30, 2011 4:20 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: Running chess engine via command window only
Replies: 14
Views: 1741

Running chess engine via command window only

Hi there, I'm curious about why any uci compliant chess engine plays much weaker via the command window when one can simply type in commands like "position fen somefenstring" then "go", etc... than when run through an app like Arena, what have ya. Particularly, Stockfish since this is the one Im pla...
by whittenizer
Fri Sep 30, 2011 3:40 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: Stockfish search function
Replies: 3
Views: 750

Stockfish search function

Hi all, I've looked at the search.cpp and the first line in the "think" method as this: static Book book; The Book object is only used in this method, and the Book class is not static as far as I could see. Why is it static in this context? I got the stockfish source to work in a Silverlight project...
by whittenizer
Tue May 31, 2011 9:36 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: C# Port of Stockfish
Replies: 2
Views: 706

C# Port of Stockfish

Hi there, I'm working on a WPF chess application, and wanted to undertake porting over the current code base for Stockfish to C#. I already know this will be quite an undertaking but I'd like to go through with it. Are there any legal considerations I should know about before starting out? I will ca...