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by Carl Hibbard
Tue Nov 24, 2020 10:47 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: 250k posts
Replies: 7
Views: 403

Re: 250k posts

I was watching the database size behind the scenes at 499.99 MiB as that is more of interest.
by Carl Hibbard
Sat Oct 24, 2020 12:11 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Assigning numerical values to chess pieces.
Replies: 34
Views: 1994

Re: Assigning numerical values to chess pieces.

Nick Grey wrote:
Fri Oct 23, 2020 8:15 pm
We had a thread on this subject. It was good. But not this one.
Correct.

I have to come and read some of the other more childish posts which might mean some people get an enforced break from posting.
by Carl Hibbard
Tue Oct 20, 2020 3:05 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Cheating in chess
Replies: 1789
Views: 156329

Re: Cheating in chess

Roger Lancaster wrote:
Tue Oct 20, 2020 3:04 pm
Carl Hibbard wrote:
Tue Oct 20, 2020 1:44 pm
A post was removed in order for me to live a quieter life.
Carl, I assumed you must have renounced all thought of a quieter life when you started this forum.
It seems to be getting to that stage :roll:
by Carl Hibbard
Tue Oct 20, 2020 1:44 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Cheating in chess
Replies: 1789
Views: 156329

Re: Cheating in chess

A post was removed in order for me to live a quieter life.
by Carl Hibbard
Fri Oct 16, 2020 9:37 am
Forum: Junior Chess
Topic: Future of EPSCA Schools Competition
Replies: 48
Views: 2609

Re: Future of EPSCA Schools Competition

Andrew Zigmond wrote:
Fri Oct 16, 2020 4:44 am
I shall leave this matter with Carl and Jack.
I am not sure I want to moderate a handbags incident :roll:
by Carl Hibbard
Tue Oct 13, 2020 10:46 am
Forum: Book Reviews
Topic: The Greenbecker Gambit by Ben Graff
Replies: 14
Views: 1574

Re: The Greenbecker Gambit

Geoff Chandler wrote:
Mon Oct 12, 2020 12:36 pm
Hi John,

This was mentioned here: viewtopic.php?f=49&t=10768

Do you have it, read it...is it any good.
I merged the two together.
by Carl Hibbard
Sat Oct 10, 2020 4:34 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Queen's Birthday Honours 2020
Replies: 60
Views: 3058

Re: Queen's Birthday Honours 2020

Topics were merged on this one.
by Carl Hibbard
Fri Oct 09, 2020 10:07 am
Forum: News and Support
Topic: Weekend Maintenance
Replies: 34
Views: 11073

Re: Weekend Maintenance

That short outage was me.
by Carl Hibbard
Sun Sep 27, 2020 11:32 am
Forum: International News
Topic: Czech Open Pardubice September 2020
Replies: 20
Views: 1722

Re: Czech Open Pardubice September 2020

A rather childish post from MJMcCready and not the first one was removed.
by Carl Hibbard
Fri Sep 25, 2020 8:41 am
Forum: News and Support
Topic: Fake Registrations
Replies: 6
Views: 3658

Re: Fake Registrations

Carl Hibbard wrote:
Mon Apr 27, 2020 7:02 pm
Still an ongoing problem this one if you have registered and not been approved then drop me a line.
This is still a major issue so email me please if you are waiting.
by Carl Hibbard
Sun Sep 20, 2020 7:07 am
Forum: News and Support
Topic: Is Carl H. around?
Replies: 1
Views: 490

Re: Is Carl H. around?

John Upham wrote:
Sat Sep 19, 2020 10:32 am
I've sent a couple of messages via the internal mail to CH but not received a reply?

Does anyone know if he is around ?

Thanks !
Sorry yes been distracted a lot recently not even sure why maybe it’s the working from home all the time.
by Carl Hibbard
Thu Aug 20, 2020 9:12 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: Direct Members’ Representatives election
Replies: 134
Views: 7199

Re: Direct Members’ Representatives election

Michael Farthing wrote:
Thu Aug 20, 2020 4:19 pm
A statement about the decision not to publish detailed votes for the direct members' elections has now appeared on the ECF website:
https://www.englishchess.org.uk/dmr-elections-footnote/
Very poor ECF decision.
by Carl Hibbard
Thu Aug 20, 2020 11:43 am
Forum: Birthdays & Anniversaries
Topic: Leonard is Ninety-One today !
Replies: 12
Views: 940

Re: Leonard is Ninety-One today !

Happy Birthday then Leonard.
by Carl Hibbard
Thu Jul 23, 2020 6:48 pm
Forum: Junior Chess
Topic: World Chess Junior Squad launches £500 Tournament
Replies: 104
Views: 6339

Re: World Chess Junior Squad launches £500 Tournament

Thanks Jack and congratulations to Ian.
by Carl Hibbard
Thu Jul 23, 2020 11:40 am
Forum: International News
Topic: 2020 Legends of chess 21 July to 5 August
Replies: 39
Views: 2540

Re: 2020 Legends of chess 21 July to 5 August

[Event "Legends of Chess Prelim"] [Site "chess24.com INT"] [Date "2020.07.22"] [Round "2.1"] [White "Nepomniachtchi, Ian"] [Black "Ding, Liren"] [Result "1-0"] [WhiteTitle "GM"] [BlackTitle "GM"] [WhiteElo "2784"] [BlackElo "2791"] [ECO "C45"] [Opening "Scotch"] [Variation "Mieses variation"] [Whit...