Thursday, August 30, 2018

Version 11.11: maintenance update

News:

  • Opening lines, training against a bunch of engines, now number is selected by user.
  • Andscacs engine (by Daniel José Queraltó) updated to version 0.9432
  • Updated French translation by Max Aloyou
Bugs:

  • Director, removing "Move a piece" doesn't appear previous piece (D. Chong)

Downloads : 

17 comments:

  1. Thank you Lucas for your continued work! Awesome work

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    1. In the first versions of the program, it was allowed to play between computers (via ip), but I removed it without any complaints, as it is not easy to maintain.

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  3. Why can't I download the program in English, although the installation wizard is in english

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    1. You have a previous installation with the language changed. But it is easy to config: Press Options (icon with a nut)-Configuration (first option): change the language to English an Accept.

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    2. Pity, I really wanted to use this program to play with friends.

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  4. This is a great program for playing and learning but I've noticed something odd. When I finish a quick game against an "Opponent for young players"
    the program asks me whether to restart or not, I click "yes" and the game freezes. It does not start a new game nor can I cancel or restart the current game. It just doesn't react to any button I click except of "Takeback". I need to close and restart the whole application then. (Win7 x64)

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    1. Fixed in my code, to the next update.
      Thank you very much,

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  5. Thank you Lucas for your excellent work. Just a quick problem which has stopped me using Lucas chess to make instructional videos is that if I want to add graphics such as arrows when I click on the squares to target nothing happens so I can't use the function keys to add anything.

    Thanks again,
    Josh

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    1. I have not feedback about this option, and I do not use it.

      You could press F1 by example and use the mouse to create an arrow, or whatever is assigned to your F1 key.

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  6. Здравствуйте,благодарю за проделанную работу отличная программа,будет ли разрабатываться версия на планшет системы андроид?

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    1. Thank you. The jump to Android is too complex and laborious, I have made some attempt, but immediately I have lost the desire to continue.

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  7. I can't do an update check on 11.10a? It doesn't do anything!

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    1. Yes, it is a bug of 11.10a,I don´t know why.
      You need to reinstall.
      Or download: http://lucaschess.pythonanywhere.com/static/updates11/update1111.zip
      And uncompress in lucaschess folder, maintaining folder struct.

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    2. Thanks, I am on 11.11 now.

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