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by Christopher Conkie
Wed Jan 02, 2013 9:30 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Checkmate In Zero
Replies: 31
Views: 3301

Checkmate In Zero

[D]8/8/8/3Kk3/3kK3/8/8/8 w - - 0 1

Or......

[D]8/8/2K2k2/8/8/2k2K2/8/8 w - - 0 1

You may say that these positions are not chess......but we could say the same about some programmers.

:)

Chris
by Christopher Conkie
Wed Jan 02, 2013 9:21 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Description.....illusions.......and.......
Replies: 1
Views: 354

Re: Description.....illusions.......and.......

See these people? I plucked their names out of the air........ ;-) Ted is fucker......pretty useless unless he is jumping on the ok bandwagon. Steven is not a fucker but quite deluded. Albert is cool.....even tho he writes for CB. Andrew is bonkers but we both know we are. Harvey is harmless and so...
by Christopher Conkie
Fri Dec 28, 2012 12:35 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Problem with UCI engines hash in Arena
Replies: 41
Views: 5972

Re: Problem with UCI engines hash in Arena

Modern Times wrote:
BubbaTough wrote:I also believe there is a bug in the hash settings in Arena. I have experienced it with multiple engines.

-Sam
As have I.

But see Norman's post above !
Thank you Ray. Long time no see. I hope you have a lovely New Year.

:)

Chris
by Christopher Conkie
Thu Dec 27, 2012 11:57 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: some discussion of GUI's
Replies: 55
Views: 4343

Re: some discussion of GUI's

Well, don't worry, I appreciate constructive criticism. It can only lead to further improvement.
Anything you do that can constructively improve Arena is gratefully accepted Harm.

We think you are doing a fantastic open source job for no money.

Thanks again btw.

:)

Chris
by Christopher Conkie
Thu Dec 27, 2012 11:40 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: some discussion of GUI's
Replies: 55
Views: 4343

Re: some discussion of GUI's

Rebel wrote:This is great HGM, thank you.
Praise the Lord.

:-)

Chris
by Christopher Conkie
Thu Dec 27, 2012 11:20 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Problem with UCI engines hash in Arena
Replies: 41
Views: 5972

Re: Problem with UCI engines hash in Arena

Also, Hash is not an UCI parameter that is avaliable in the Configuration window, probably because it is configured globally. I believe it works as follows: UCI Hash is available to the user unless 'Engines' 'Manage' 'UCI' 'Common hashtable size' is checked Arena support comes pretty cheap these da...
by Christopher Conkie
Thu Dec 27, 2012 11:13 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Description.....illusions.......and.......
Replies: 1
Views: 354

Description.....illusions.......and.......

See these people? I plucked their names out of the air........ ;-) Ted is fucker......pretty useless unless he is jumping on the ok bandwagon. Steven is not a fucker but quite deluded. Albert is cool.....even tho he writes for CB. Andrew is bonkers but we both know we are. Harvey is harmless and so ...
by Christopher Conkie
Wed Dec 26, 2012 5:59 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: migration away from talkchess
Replies: 53
Views: 8072

Re: migration away from talkchess

fern wrote:Your forgot the whiskey. A gentleman die well dressed and with a glass of liquor in his hand. Perhaps a cigar, too.
Indeed!
by Christopher Conkie
Mon Dec 24, 2012 12:24 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Merry Christmas from the Moderators!
Replies: 19
Views: 900

Re: Merry Christmas from the Moderators!

= I would contest the idea that most Americans are although. You see they claim to be God fearing also but run around with guns. Damn those 10 commandments.... Why would you want a gun except to kill something or someone? :-) OK so it could be a seasonal thing but my sources inform me its 24/7/365....
by Christopher Conkie
Sun Dec 23, 2012 11:59 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Merry Christmas from the Moderators!
Replies: 19
Views: 900

Re: Merry Christmas from the Moderators!

OK Joshua, merry pagan Jól to you too.....but just remember that you must go to church or you are a hypocrite. Please don't mention Santa there either..... :) Chris Thanks :) Actually I'm looking forward to midnight mass this year. Will be my second year doing it. I grew up in a non-religious famil...