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Subject: Re: perft question.

Author: Uri Blass

Date: 02:10:17 01/12/03

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On January 12, 2003 at 04:58:34, Joel wrote:

>Hey All,
>
>When searching the perft tree, would I be right in assuming that if the game is
>over, you simply add one to your counter, and finish searching that node, even
>if it is not at the perft depth?
>
>Joel

No

Perft means the number of games of n moves.

perft(n)=0 if there are no possible games of n moves even if there are possible
games of n-1 moves.

Uri



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