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by Volker Pittlik
Tue Nov 15, 2011 9:05 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Thank you Vincent!
Replies: 17
Views: 5324

Re: Thank you Vincent!

Of course you are part of a covert conspiracy... Oh course he is! At the moment the " K Computer" ( http://www.top500.org/lists/2011/11/press-release ) is the fastest in the world, using an un-imaginable number of processors. One of the programs in questions is named K omodo and the thread starter'...
by Volker Pittlik
Tue Nov 15, 2011 6:00 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: ranking lists - Why windows
Replies: 30
Views: 5283

Re: ranking lists - Why windows

... Do any of the testers/ranking lists use UNIX or LINUX? I did that some years ago. No one gave a s... about it, so I kept it private and stopped it completly after a while. In general I agree with you about Lunux. However it seems to me the developement concetrates too much on the desktop and ot...
by Volker Pittlik
Sun Nov 06, 2011 10:36 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Shredder 4 classic with S12 SE engine for free
Replies: 1
Views: 1433

Shredder 4 classic with S12 SE engine for free

The GUI and the engine are available on a DVD sold with the German computer magazine "c't" issue 24/2011. Hash size is limited to 64 MB and there is no EGTB access. Infortunately this version is for windows onlly. However, I got the version from last year too and since I got it I use it almost exclu...
by Volker Pittlik
Fri Jun 10, 2011 11:55 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: ChessBase: the chess revolution in "three months"
Replies: 33
Views: 13174

Re: ChessBase: the chess revolution in "three months&am

notyetagm wrote:Anymore guesses?...
GUI pops-up porn pix from time to time ;-)

scnr
by Volker Pittlik
Mon Mar 07, 2011 8:36 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: DNS Issue
Replies: 10
Views: 3500

Re: DNS Issue

Never had a problem here. http://www.talkchess.com/forum/index.php worked all the time. I guess you saw a cached version(?), because the domain really expired. Currently you can only get access via the IP. Guenther I emptied the caache before I replied and I still don't have a problem. However, it'...
by Volker Pittlik
Mon Mar 07, 2011 5:58 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: DNS Issue
Replies: 10
Views: 3500

Re: DNS Issue

Never had a problem here. http://www.talkchess.com/forum/index.php worked all the time.
by Volker Pittlik
Tue Feb 01, 2011 4:28 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: The List is Growing
Replies: 25
Views: 9811

Re: The List is Growing

As word spreads that Houdini is now allowed. I wonder can it be true ... No surprise at all. If I had a chess shop I'd try to sell that thing. For most people only playing strength counts. They don't care at all about the heated debates here on the last months/years. Create something 10 Elo stronge...
by Volker Pittlik
Fri Jan 28, 2011 12:28 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Ratinglists
Replies: 76
Views: 14481

Re: Ratinglists

Graham Banks wrote:...

Can you please repeat that in better English?
Obviously he thinks we are involved in some sort of conspiracy, Maybe we should discuss im CCRL if we close the list and give the results only to people we like.

Pissed

vp
by Volker Pittlik
Fri Jan 28, 2011 11:19 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Ratinglists
Replies: 76
Views: 14481

Re: Ratinglists

Roger Brown wrote:...

I understand the use of irony b...
always?
by Volker Pittlik
Fri Jan 28, 2011 6:27 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Ratinglists
Replies: 76
Views: 14481

Re: Ratinglists

Alexander Schmidt wrote:... It's obvious that there are some engines with "questionable legal status" and it's just unfair to favor one or another.
You may also agree that if someone is guilty of printing false money another one should be allowed to kidnap his neighbours kids?

Equal rights for all...