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Subject: Re: Couple of chess programming questions

Author: martin fierz

Date: 13:25:24 09/10/02

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On September 10, 2002 at 16:21:43, Omid David wrote:

>On September 10, 2002 at 16:08:50, Dann Corbit wrote:
>
>>On September 10, 2002 at 16:03:35, Omid David wrote:
>>[snip]
>>>What's the difference between draughts and checkers?! I thought "draught" is
>>>merely the British equivalent for the word "checkers".
>>
>>Typically, Draughts uses a bigger board, making the game far more complicated.
>
>And is it the standard way "checkers" is played in Britain?

there is no standard for checkers :-(
it is played in about as many different variations as there are countries...

see my response to vincent about the difference between my checkers and his
draughts.

aloha
  martin



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