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by RolandoFurioso
Sat Apr 19, 2014 2:49 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: To be, or not to be checkmated
Replies: 19
Views: 5201

Re: To be, or not to be checkmated

Hi Harm, this is an extremely interesting issue that you’re raising here; in fact, is has deep philosophical implications that go well beyond mundane computer chess. In the realm of computer chess, this topic is subsumed under the notions of speculative play and opponent model search. Basically, we’...
by RolandoFurioso
Mon Feb 24, 2014 9:49 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: 32-bit and 64-bit java engines
Replies: 4
Views: 1495

Re: YES !

Hello Roland, You mention 32-bit and 64-bit architectures, not Java versions, which makes me feel a bit insecure, so please clarify the situation further by answering this question: On 64-bit hardware and 64-bit operating system is there a difference for a Java engine between 32-bit and 64-bit Java...
by RolandoFurioso
Mon Feb 24, 2014 4:51 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: 32-bit and 64-bit java engines
Replies: 4
Views: 1495

Re: YES !

Hi Gabor ! A 64-bit Java chess engine can run on a 32-bit Java environment without any problem. Of course, the performances are for 32-bit. See, please, Fischerle 0.9.30b (and others). Best to you ! SilvianR :wink: Regarding Fischerle, there is another subtle but important point why the current ver...
by RolandoFurioso
Mon Feb 24, 2014 2:30 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Nice move by Fischerle (Division 7 engine in my Amateurs)
Replies: 5
Views: 1274

Re: Nice move by Fischerle (Division 7 engine in my Amateurs

[D]6k1/7p/2p1q1p1/rp1p1n2/3P1P1P/PQPBpKP1/8/4R3 B MangoPaulaAjedrez 4.1 v Fischerle 0.9.30b Black played Nxh4+ and won fairly quickly. Hi Graham, thanks for posting this! I've just seen it on Saturday, as I was abroad (SE Asia) during whole January. Nice to see that Fischerle is playing such "posit...
by RolandoFurioso
Mon Feb 24, 2014 1:53 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: 32-bit and 64-bit java engines
Replies: 4
Views: 1495

Re: YES !

Hi Gabor ! A 64-bit Java chess engine can run on a 32-bit Java environment without any problem. Of course, the performances are for 32-bit. See, please, Fischerle 0.9.30b (and others). Best to you ! SilvianR :wink: Regarding Fischerle, there is another subtle but important point why the current ver...