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by Rebel
Wed May 30, 2012 7:36 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Back to the 80's with UCI
Replies: 36
Views: 19376

Re: Back to the 80's with UCI

I wonder how u got the permission to offer the Glasgow roms for download :) Oh boy....... it's from Nitsche and Henne, not ? Yes just remember Ed No Good Deed Goes Unpunished Regards Steve :P Don't think Nitsche and Henne care much but removed the Glasgow from the download. While browsing the Inter...
by Rebel
Wed May 30, 2012 7:20 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Back to the 80's with UCI
Replies: 36
Views: 19376

Re: Back to the 80's with UCI

Alexander Schmidt wrote:I wonder how u got the permission to offer the Glasgow roms for download :)
Oh boy....... it's from Nitsche and Henne, not ?
by Rebel
Wed May 30, 2012 10:32 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Back to the 80's with UCI
Replies: 36
Views: 19376

Back to the 80's with UCI

The old Mephisto's Rebel 5.0, MM4, MM5, Mephisto Amsterdam, Dallas, Glasgow and Roma are now available as UCI engines. You can install them in the normal way as you are used to under Arena, Chessbase, Chesspartner or any other UCI compatible chess interface. It's nice to see the 2 old rivals playing...
by Rebel
Tue May 15, 2012 11:29 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: NEW Strelka 55 32x,64x update 15/5/2012,today!!!
Replies: 34
Views: 18181

Re: NEW Strelka 55 32x,64x update 15/5/2012,today!!!

http://strelkachess.narod.ru/Strelka5.html Does it still cheat? What you mean by that?From whom? Comrades cheating much very. Loading database all test positions in Strelka spoutnik. Capitalist dogs crying lot. Because laughs. The Russians have arrived after all while you thought the cold war was o...
by Rebel
Tue May 15, 2012 8:29 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: Arena question
Replies: 7
Views: 1550

Re: Arena question

I tried various logical options including yours, to no avail. Then looked into the executable and unfortunately a command-line option for fixed depth does not exist. Will have a look at Winboard then :wink: Obvious question: "Why fixed depth?" Are you SURE that the two programs have equivalent "pli...
by Rebel
Sat May 12, 2012 8:39 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: End game sets for eng-eng matches
Replies: 5
Views: 1338

End game sets for eng-eng matches

I am looking for a large collection of balanced end-game positions to play eng-eng matches. From my old stuff I can only offer the 100 in return I used in the prehistory. 2r5/4kp1p/p1npp3/6p1/3P1N2/P1R1P3/2K2PPP/8 w - - 0 1 id Game 00 - Endgame; r1r3k1/pp2pp1p/3pb1p1/8/3RP1P1/5P2/PPP4P/1K3B1R b - - ...
by Rebel
Fri May 11, 2012 1:36 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: Cutechess-cli questions
Replies: 7
Views: 1511

Re: Cutechess-cli questions

A couple of examples: 1. An endgame with unequal bishops and a handful of pawns for each side. It goes like this: for 50 moves move the king and bishop around then play a pawn move and the circus starts again. 2. Queen ending. Same pattern as (1). Experience and thorough testing has learned me that ...
by Rebel
Fri May 11, 2012 11:08 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: Cutechess-cli questions
Replies: 7
Views: 1511

Cutechess-cli questions

Found cutechess-cli yesterday, got it to work and like it. The readme file states version 6. Three issues: -resign <n> <score>:: Adjudicate the game as a loss if an engine's score is at least <score> centipawns below zero for at least <n> consecutive moves. Say I use -resign 3 -800 then the interfac...
by Rebel
Thu May 10, 2012 10:34 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: Arena question
Replies: 7
Views: 1550

Re: Arena question

I tried various logical options including yours, to no avail. Then looked into the executable and unfortunately a command-line option for fixed depth does not exist. Will have a look at Winboard then :wink:
by Rebel
Wed May 09, 2012 5:43 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: Arena question
Replies: 7
Views: 1550

Arena question

From the help-file: Arena.exe /fcp SOS /scp Crafty /lpf C:\Arena\123test.EPD /lpi 2 /mg 4 /inc 1 /tc 01:00 Starts Arena with first engine SOS, second engine Crafty for a match for 4 games with the second position of the specified EPD file in Fischer-clock-mode 1/1. ===== Does anyone know how to set ...