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Subject: Re: Arena 1.0 / Ruffian 2.0 ... information!

Author: Steve Maughan

Date: 12:18:51 11/21/03

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Frank,

I'm please that Ruffian has gone commercial but my first impression is that it
seems *relatively* expensive.  At 50 Euro (~$59.50) it is 30% more than all of
the single processor ChessBase products sold by ICD ($45).  This seems a bit
steep for a product that, if it is +70 ELO above Ruffian 1.01 (yet to be
proven), would be ~2748 on the SSDF, which is still below Shredder, Junior and
Fritz.  Anyway I do hope that it is a success.

Once point that is unclear.  Is there a Linux version of Arena included?

Regards,

Steve



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