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Subject: Re: Zappa-Isichess

Author: A. Cozzie

Date: 04:05:17 08/21/05

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On August 20, 2005 at 16:47:47, Robert Hyatt wrote:

>On August 20, 2005 at 13:23:10, Arturo Ochoa wrote:
>>On August 20, 2005 at 11:06:15, Robert Hyatt wrote:
>>>On August 20, 2005 at 10:00:50, Arturo Ochoa wrote:
>>>>On August 20, 2005 at 09:43:43, Tord Romstad wrote:
>>>>>On August 20, 2005 at 09:28:35, A. Cozzie wrote:
>>>>>>The problem is that Erdogan's book is in Fritz and he doesn't want to spend 5
>>>>>>months converting it to some other format.
>>>>>Yes, I understand that, and given the current rules there is of course nothing
>>>>>wrong about it.  I would probably have chosen the same solution myself in
>>>>>your situation.
>>>>>Congratulations with your well deserved tournament win!  :-)
>>>>Additionally, if you arent in the know, it is impossible to convert a .ctg book
>>>>into other format such as a txt file. There was no time.
>>>It is not "impossible" to convert anything...
>>If you have done it, then it can explain many things...
>No idea.  By definition the word "conversion" means a function that can turn
>format A into format B.  For example, converting ASCII to EBCDIC.  Or converting
>binary to base 10.  Or converting PGN to anything or anything to PGN.
>Is that too obtuse for you???

The problem that Fritz has no export feature, and Erdogans book is 7GB
uncompressed :)


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