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by SMIRF
Fri Apr 18, 2014 9:14 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: To be, or not to be checkmated
Replies: 19
Views: 4520

Re: To be, or not to be checkmated

It all depends on what you really want. You might wish to perform a real good move (in your quality system), or you want to gather swindled victories against a silly opponent. I rather would not chase behind such worthlessly swindled wins. The typical quality system is to postpone a mate as far as p...
by SMIRF
Thu Mar 27, 2014 5:40 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: Total possible chess positions?
Replies: 6
Views: 2439

Re: Total possible chess positions?

There also has been a simplified estimation, based on a Huffman coding approach: http://www.10x8.net/chess/Zahlen.html

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