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Subject: Re: WCCC and some NPS observations

Author: Torstein Hall

Date: 14:32:39 06/23/99

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On June 23, 1999 at 16:07:07, Thorsten Czub wrote:

>On June 23, 1999 at 15:16:51, Eugene Nalimov wrote:
>>>ChessBase started with Fritz, Junior, Hiarcs and Nimzo.
>>There is *no* ChessBase in the list of WCCC participants. There are 4 (or more)
>>different authors - for Fritz, Junior, Hiarcs and Nimzo separately.
>Aha ! And the operators e.g. of HIARCS were paid by Mark Uniacke, author of
>hiarcs? or they were paid by chessBase.
>You are naive. You have not seen the chessBase team sitting arround all the
>while and friedel running arround from desk to desk and asking:
>do you want to sell your engine to us ?

Whats that got to do with it!

I do not know who payd them but I'm sure Friedel did not write the programs!

And if CB has a economical interest in their engines winning, what difference
do's that make?

...and if he wants more great engines to run in the nice ChessBase interface,
whats wrong with that?

Perhaps we will see CSTAL as ChessBase engine one day. :-)

>You don't believe ??
>I have anything on video :-)))

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