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by rabbits23
Tue Jun 27, 2017 3:11 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Fascinating puzzle
Replies: 9
Views: 1960

Fascinating puzzle

Mikhael Tal apparently solved this puzzle but Komodo11 and Stockfish 8 can't work it out . Any programs out there that can find the mate? [d] 8/3P3k/n2K3p/2p3np/1b4N1/2p1p1P1/8/3B4/W- - 01 1)Nf6+ kg7 2) Nh5+ kg6 3) Be2+ kxh5 4) d8(Q) nf7+ 5) Ke6 nxQ 6) Kf5! e2 7) Be4 e1(n) 8) Bd5 c2 9) Bc4 c1(n) 10)...
by rabbits23
Sun Jun 18, 2017 11:58 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: What's up with the new accounts?
Replies: 9
Views: 1838

Re: What's up with the new accounts?

I agree Ron this is a serious problem. Hopefully the admin are reading this mail
and correct the situation.
rabbits :D
by rabbits23
Sat Jun 17, 2017 11:05 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: What's up with the new accounts?
Replies: 9
Views: 1838

Re: What's up with the new accounts?

Why do you want to?
rabbits
by rabbits23
Wed May 24, 2017 10:45 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Komodo 11.01
Replies: 36
Views: 13429

Re: Komodo 11.01

Good one Michael
Allan
by rabbits23
Tue May 16, 2017 12:21 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Ending position score
Replies: 6
Views: 1372

Re: Ending position score

Whoops; Sorry about the name mix up Ferdinand.
Al
by rabbits23
Tue May 16, 2017 12:10 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Ending position score
Replies: 6
Views: 1372

Re: Ending position score

Fernando: The win by Fire 5 against Houdini 4 was impressive.
http://tcec.chessdom.com/archive.php?se=9&st=2&ga=74
Al
by rabbits23
Sun Feb 26, 2017 11:10 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Best Computer Chess Program
Replies: 36
Views: 7843

Re: Best Computer Chess Program

Crikey Brendan I had no idea the world of computer chess programming was so complex and confusing. It's hard to know what to believe. When I purchase a computer chess program I want the designer of that program to be rewarded for their thought and creativity. Finding out just who is the originator i...
by rabbits23
Sun Feb 26, 2017 10:33 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Best Computer Chess Program
Replies: 36
Views: 7843

Re: Best Computer Chess Program

Thanks for that information Sean. When I buy a chess program I would hope that my money rewards the originator/designer but I'm discovering that this is not always an easy task. I've taken note of the programs you've mentioned and will keep them in mind when purchasing future chess programs . Cheers...
by rabbits23
Sun Feb 26, 2017 3:41 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Best Computer Chess Program
Replies: 36
Views: 7843

Re: Best Computer Chess Program

Hello again Brendan. Reading through many of the emails posted here
I realise that the forum is designed for chess programming enthusiasts and that my letter was not related to the subject. I'll avoid doing that in future.
Regards Al :)
by rabbits23
Sat Feb 25, 2017 11:24 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Best Computer Chess Program
Replies: 36
Views: 7843

Re: Best Computer Chess Program

Hi Brendan: After reading several responses to my original message I realize I confused people by not providing enough detail. A lot of this detail can be found in my reply to Brian Smith so I wont bother to rewrite it. I am going on 73 this year and find chess a fabulous way of keeping the mind sha...