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by pilgrimdan
Sat Sep 01, 2012 9:59 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: a question about Rybka...
Replies: 6
Views: 1820

a question about Rybka...

if the code for Fruit had not been made available to the public...

how would Rybka (and other chess engines) be different today...
by pilgrimdan
Sat Aug 11, 2012 12:48 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Why do people take chess so seriously?
Replies: 38
Views: 5683

Re: Why do people take chess so seriously?

I mean it's just a rather stupid game. People really spend a lot of money on this game. I mean people buy very expensive computer hardware and quite expensive programs just to be able to defeat others at chess. But when you think about it, why spend tons of money on a game? well... as one chess fel...
by pilgrimdan
Wed Jul 11, 2012 7:12 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: can we have a list of terms with definitions...
Replies: 1
Views: 309

can we have a list of terms with definitions...

that everyone can agree on...

example...

Code Copying

Reverse Engineering

Program Clones

etc...

Thanks

Dan Ellwein
by pilgrimdan
Fri Mar 02, 2012 4:12 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: HOUDINI 3 vs. RYBKA CLUSTER
Replies: 4
Views: 1071

Re: HOUDINI 3 vs. RYBKA CLUSTER

as much as i like Fischer...

Kasparov would win...

also... if Fischer would have played Karpov back in 1975... i believe Fischer would have lost...

anyway... just some thoughts...
by pilgrimdan
Sat Feb 04, 2012 12:25 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Residual Image
Replies: 18
Views: 1807

Re: Residual Image

hey Dan

you probably don't remember me...

a few years ago you mentioned a science book - A New Kind of Science...

i've been through 2 copies and 2 1/2 years of reading...

its one of the best books i have ever read...

just wanted to thank you for the heads up...

regards,

Dan Ellwein
by pilgrimdan
Wed Nov 02, 2011 11:39 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: ProDeo 1.7 official now
Replies: 25
Views: 7147

Re: ProDeo 1.7 official now

thanks Ed for the update...

keep up the good work...