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Version 10.10.3: save positions to FNS/PGN

New update:

Bugs fixed:
  • Turn on the lights: don´t save to pgn (Alfonso L)
  • Albums, Adjourn doesn´t work (Rianer U)
  •  Lucas-Elo in Russian( and others), first engines don´t work (dtz)
  • Training positions, an engine is open and not closed each position (dtz)
  • External engines, better handle for UCI "type string" (fixed by tico-tico in https://github.com/lukasmonk/lucaschess/issues/18)
News:
  • Windows EXE, added "check for updates at startup" option in Configuration/General. (alexxelaart)
  • New option in Configuration/Boards to hide/show cursor when engine is thinking.(GB)
  • New Tool: Save positions to FNS/PGN (Remes+peonpasado)

    Version 10.10.1:

    • Bug fixed, new databases do not work (Serg Iv).
    Version 10.10.2-3:
    • Kibitzer candidates, copy to clipboard the selected line (Cliff Sears)
    • Tools/PGN Viewer/Read a PGN: fixes problem filtering numeric fields (fixed by fonkap)
    • Fixes small bugs related to analysis (fixed by fonkap)
    • Sounds played now with an internal routine, and not with an external proccess.



    To update:



      Comments

      1. Hi, Lucas.
        I wonder what should happen if I click "Tools->Database->Complete games"? Now it shows nothing and my bug.log full of this:

        Traceback (most recent call last):
        File "Code\QT\WBase.pyo", line 259, in procesarAccion

        File "Code\Procesador.pyo", line 468, in procesarAccion

        File "Code\Procesador.pyo", line 714, in tools

        File "Code\Procesador.pyo", line 732, in database

        File "Code\QT\PantallaDatabase.pyo", line 67, in __init__

        File "Code\QT\PantallaDatabase.pyo", line 94, in inicializa

        File "Code\QT\WBG_Games.pyo", line 181, in actualiza
        c
        KeyError: 'alm'

        Thanks!

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        1. I can´t replicate the problem.
          The best option would be that you send me that file with the problem, to trace when it is loaded.

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        2. Which file are you talking about? I simple unpacked portable distribution to a new dir, started Lucas Chess, clicked "Tools->Database->Complete games" and nothing happened. Since there is no proper documentation I don't know if something suppose to happen. The bug.log file is full of lines I posted in the first message (they just repeating).
          Maybe this blog is not a proper place to report issues? Maybe it is better to use github as I did with the UCI "type string" thing?

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        3. Fixed and published.
          This and Github are good places to report issues, use that you are more comfortable. To do a feedback of pure code GitHub I believe has a better editor, but there is no problem if you send from here. If you want you can send me directly to my mail.

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        4. Thank you very much and happy holidays!

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      2. Can someone explain what the purpose of the new "Save positions to FNS/PGN" feature is? I don't even understand what it's for.

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        1. If you have a lot of positions (massive work) and you want to solve them and convert in a PGN file or a FNS. With the FNS you can train tactics in Lucas Chess, with the PGN same but with other GUIs.

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      3. Is this a 64 bit program?
        I noticed there is a shorter list of engines...What happened?
        Great work by the way!

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      4. Version 10.10.1
        Windows 7 64 --NO Sound--

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      5. I am using the latest version but I cannot post my score. It says "An error occured...."

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      6. I can see that you are an expert at your field! I am launching a website soon, and your information will be very useful for me.. Thanks for all your help and wishing you all the success in your business. http://www.win-at-chess.com

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