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Subject: Re: Nalimov's EGTB's

Author: Josť Carlos

Date: 09:17:22 10/13/01

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On October 13, 2001 at 11:30:31, Jon Dart wrote:

>As others have noted, Exchess has implemented EGTB support in a way that's
>fairly easy to understand.
>Note however that the tbindex.cxx file is copyrighted by Eugene Nalimov. There
>is no blanket permission to distribute this file, or programs based on it. I
>tried to contact Eugene a while back about permssion to use it but got no
>Lots of freeware programs support EGTB, and I've near heard of any protest about
>them including tbindex.cxx or the equivalent, but for myself, I'm not willing to
>assume that silence implies permission.

  He didn't answer me the first time. Then I wrote him again, and told him I
assumed silence as _no permission_. He then answered that I had persmission, and
that he has no time to answer all emails.
  I guess if you email him asking for permission, saying as I did that silence
is assumed as not permission, he'll answer you.

  Josť C.

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