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Re: If there were one engine I could bring back and covert

Post by Dann Corbit » Wed Dec 18, 2019 9:16 pm

mclane wrote:
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Also Mchess and chess tiger are good candidates.
Isn't chess tiger already UCI?
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Post by mclane » Wed Dec 18, 2019 9:45 pm

It was part of the lokasoft gui. But copy protected. And even if you bought it legally, you cannot install it anymore on todays Windows machines.
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Post by Guenther » Wed Dec 18, 2019 9:51 pm

mclane wrote:
Wed Dec 18, 2019 9:45 pm
It was part of the lokasoft gui. But copy protected. And even if you bought it legally, you cannot install it anymore on todays Windows machines.
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Post by mclane » Wed Dec 18, 2019 10:34 pm

On the old pcs. But I cannot install it on todays machines,
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Re: If there were one engine I could bring back and covert

Post by carldaman » Wed Dec 18, 2019 11:13 pm

CT2007.1 runs on 64-bit Win10 without any glitches.

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Re: If there were one engine I could bring back and covert

Post by mclane » Thu Dec 19, 2019 8:49 am

Ok i will try it out again,
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Re: If there were one engine I could bring back and covert

Post by Robert Flesher » Thu Dec 19, 2019 1:13 pm

i e-mailed Marty some time ago. If i remember correctly, he lost the source files of M-chess.

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Re: If there were one engine I could bring back and covert

Post by Steve Maughan » Fri Dec 20, 2019 4:09 am

Marty responded. Nothing definite, but it looks like there may be a glimmer of hope!
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Ask Marty for the source code?

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Re: If there were one engine I could bring back and covert

Post by Ponti » Mon Dec 23, 2019 7:40 pm

1) CS Tal. I still have it running in Windows 10 !

2) Genius

3) Wchess ----- but, oh, the voice !

4) Deep Junior (it is not UCI)

5) Nimzo
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Re: If there were one engine I could bring back and covert

Post by Guenther » Mon Dec 23, 2019 8:00 pm

Ponti wrote:
Mon Dec 23, 2019 7:40 pm
3) Wchess ----- but, oh, the voice !

4) Deep Junior (it is not UCI)

5) Nimzo
3) Wchess ----- but, oh, the voice ! => xboard WChess 1.06 (you even posted that you used it...)

4) Deep Junior (it is not UCI) => it is UCI since long

5) Nimzo => xboard Nimzo 2000a/b
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