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Subject: Re: Bitbases - yace, scorpio, gambitfruit

Author: Bernhard Bauer

Date: 02:12:33 12/06/05

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On December 06, 2005 at 04:58:01, Ryan B. wrote:

>On December 06, 2005 at 04:41:25, Bernhard Bauer wrote:
>>the use of bitbases looks promising. Gambitfruit makes use of Scorpio bitbases.
>>Dieter Buersner uses bitbases in yace too.
>>Dieter has more files and they are smaller than the scorpio bitbases.
>>Would it be possible for the author of gambitfruit to use the bitbases from
>>yace? Is there kind of a standard in bitbases?
>>Kind regards
>I think Danial plans on doing 5 piece bitbases and when they are ready I plan on
>supporting them in Gambit Fruit.  I hope people notice what Danial has done with
>making his bitbases easy to use and other engines start picking them up.  The
>way I see it maybe some idea I use in Gambit Fruit will be seen by another
>programmer and help them in some way but likely if a program is not already
>using bitbases it can benefit from the use of Danial's easy to use bitbases.

Yace uses already some 5 piece bitbases. Bitbases in yace have less than half
the size of Danials bitbases. I don't know wether Danials bitbases are easyer to
use. Anyway, use of bitbases in Gambit Fruit is highly appreciated.
Kind regards

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