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by Volker Pittlik
Thu Aug 09, 2007 3:11 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: winboard resign
Replies: 3
Views: 1704

Re: winboard resign

claytonwsmith wrote:I've been making my own game by editing a game. I want one side to resign, how do I do this with winboard?
If the program can resign edit the .ini file. IIRC Winboard_X can resign for the programs.
by Volker Pittlik
Thu Aug 09, 2007 11:26 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: creating chess engine stronger than rybka
Replies: 18
Views: 8394

Re: creating chess engine stronger than rybka

swami wrote:
parrish wrote:Who are the two idiots that voted "no"?
Probably Rybka fans, I voted "Yes"..
The poll itself is so idiotic I didn't vote at all. Instead I want to win the championship about the most idiotic avatar.
by Volker Pittlik
Thu Aug 09, 2007 10:49 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Linux and xboard
Replies: 6
Views: 3357

Re: Linux and xboard

Hello, I've just installed Fedora7 and also xboard. I'm new to Linux. How come xboard is not exactly like winboard. There is no option to set time control. Where is the "winboard.ini" for linux,etc to install engines? ... It is not so comfortable as Winboard. A *.ini file does not exist. In all dis...
by Volker Pittlik
Tue Aug 07, 2007 6:05 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: hw 2 install uci eng in scid/ ubuntu7.04 linux
Replies: 15
Views: 5142

Re: hw 2 install uci eng in scid/ ubuntu7.04 linux

hi Volker, where do i type this? in the terminal box? or in the polyglot.ini file With an editor in your .profile file which is usually loctaed at /home/<your-username> export pp=~/chess/polyglot ...where can i find this .profile thingy?... /home/<your-username> For heaven's sake get a book about L...
by Volker Pittlik
Tue Aug 07, 2007 3:43 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: hw 2 install uci eng in scid/ ubuntu7.04 linux
Replies: 15
Views: 5142

Re: hw 2 install uci eng in scid/ ubuntu7.04 linux

Yes, you need a different file for every engine. ... (command) /usr/local/bin/polyglot (parameters) /path/to/glaurung.ini I find that if you give the full path to the programs and files it always works, otherwise you might have problems. Yes but after a while to type the whole path is annoying and ...
by Volker Pittlik
Tue Aug 07, 2007 11:34 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: hw 2 install uci eng in scid/ ubuntu7.04 linux
Replies: 15
Views: 5142

Re: hw 2 install uci eng in scid/ ubuntu7.04 linux

mariaclara wrote::...hw do i use polyglot?
It has a readme file. I don't know more as written in there.
by Volker Pittlik
Tue Aug 07, 2007 10:37 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: hw 2 install uci eng in scid/ ubuntu7.04 linux
Replies: 15
Views: 5142

Re: hw 2 install uci eng in scid/ ubuntu7.04 linux

... may i ask info how to install uci engines in scid for ubuntu7.04 linux. ... You may. Was the answer of my teacher to such questions. Serious: If you use one of Pascal Georges variants it is no problem at all: it has a build-in uci interface. If you use the original Scid you have to use polyglot...
by Volker Pittlik
Fri Aug 03, 2007 8:20 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Fruit 2.3 released
Replies: 54
Views: 29630

Re: Fruit 2.3 released what about egbbs?

BBauer wrote:...
BTW, did anyone succeed in using egbbs?
...With scorpio eggbs work for me.
Same here :-(

Volker
by Volker Pittlik
Wed Aug 01, 2007 4:30 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Fruit 2.3 released
Replies: 54
Views: 29630

Re: Fruit 2.3 released

Ryan Benitez wrote:Linux version coming soon. I am open to requests to compile for other platforms also.
Wonderful. Thanks in advance.

Volker
by Volker Pittlik
Mon Jul 30, 2007 7:06 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: How to program multi processor and 64 bit chess engines
Replies: 17
Views: 7996

Re: How to program multi processor and 64 bit chess engines

Dariusz Orzechowski wrote:...
My irony detector doesn't operate in such a range...
Good we can agree it is buggy.