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Re: [Bug-gnubg] wasting time when a win is certain

From: Joseph Heled
Subject: Re: [Bug-gnubg] wasting time when a win is certain
Date: Sat, 2 Aug 2014 08:52:45 +0000

Why didn't the opponent resign before? I think it is a just punishment :)


On 2 August 2014 05:51, Michael Petch <address@hidden> wrote:

On 2014-08-01 11:29 PM, Michael Petch wrote:
> What is going on is that both plays one off or 2 off still guarantee
> victory. The bot sees that it has a choice between 2 moves which
> guarantees a win. It happens to be that at the time of the analysis the
> move that was listed first happened to be the one that takes them off in
> 2 rolls.

I must be half asleep. It would have consulted the bearoff database and
realized the equities either way guarantee the win so it chose whatever
it saw as the first candidate. I guess the moves could be sorted to
account for the move that gets off in less rolls.

Michael Petch
CApp::Sysware Consulting Ltd.
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