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Subject: Re: On the Harry Schnapp book - intended primarily to Dieter Eberle

Author: Harry Schnapp

Date: 02:09:07 02/21/06

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On February 21, 2006 at 01:30:34, Gabor Szots wrote:

>On February 20, 2006 at 16:19:48, Dieter Eberle wrote:
>>Hi Gabor,
>>none of the lines you posted is bad. They may not be played every day by
>>Kasparov but if you check them with a strong engine like Rybka beta13b you will
>>find out that the maximal deviation from zero is far below +/- 1, a good result
>>for a general book in my opinion.
>>Astonished, Dieter
>Hi Dieter,
>I submitted all games with the HS book. I did not claim all the lines were bad.
>I said the were bizarre. Most of them is too passive to be good. If an engine
>comes out of the opening with -0.65 (as was the case in Spike vs. Pro Deo) it
>will probably lose against an opponent of its own caliber.
   Hi Gabor,
  As example: the line from Spike vs. Pro Deo is exact,identical also into the
              following books:Fritz 9.ctg, Junior 9.ctg and Chess Tiger.ctg !!.
              Other lines also.

                 Harry Schnapp.


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