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by Carl Hibbard
Fri Jul 20, 2007 9:03 pm
Forum: Grading Debate
Topic: When is the new grading list coming out?
Replies: 509
Views: 32890

In progress since I now have the file, at least my grade has gone up!

Publication tomorrow (Saturday...) sometime probably

Cheers
Carl
by Carl Hibbard
Wed Jul 18, 2007 10:52 pm
Forum: Live Games
Topic: British Championships
Replies: 26
Views: 6609

Re: British Championships

The ECF web site will have a link on next week, if anyone wishes to take a look and report any errors, please email me at webmaster@bcfservices.org.uk http://www.bcfservices.org.uk/livechess/british/2007/ Regards David Or reply here to the forum of course and I can assist if needed, as usual Dave i...
by Carl Hibbard
Sun Jul 15, 2007 11:50 am
Forum: Online Grading Database
Topic: June
Replies: 0
Views: 2947

June

Yes it's just the figures with the top 10 lookups on each for the month:- Analysed requests from Fri-01-Jun-2007 01:00 to Sun-01-Jul-2007 00:58 (30.00 days). Successful requests: 140,347 Average successful requests per day: 4,678 Successful requests for pages: 28,185 Average successful requests for ...
by Carl Hibbard
Sat Jul 14, 2007 9:28 am
Forum: News and Support
Topic: Time Zone
Replies: 8
Views: 2861

Time Zone

As pointed out to me by Kevin Plant the time zone and hence the times weren't correct I have changed the board and all the users to GMT + 1 hour to correct this and probably will have to change it back when daylight savings ends You can also amend this in your profile if you want of course Hope that...
by Carl Hibbard
Mon Jul 09, 2007 6:26 pm
Forum: Grading Debate
Topic: When is the new grading list coming out?
Replies: 509
Views: 32890

The weekend of the 21st/22nd is sort of the plan but this depends on Richard Haddrell who is really doing all the hard work as usual... Before the British starts is the only real date to be relied upon! I will post something here when I begin work on turning it live on the web site and then again wh...
by Carl Hibbard
Sun Jul 08, 2007 3:49 pm
Forum: Grading Debate
Topic: Historical grades
Replies: 9
Views: 3367

Re: Historical grades

Paul McKeown wrote:The ECF website now includes grades for currently graded players going back into the 1990's. Would it be possible to include these historical grades for players who have now dropped off the list?
As promised this option will now be included in this years release

Cheers
Carl
by Carl Hibbard
Tue Jul 03, 2007 10:04 pm
Forum: Congress Diary
Topic: european blind chess championships
Replies: 3
Views: 1902

Re: european blind chess championships

William Metcalfe wrote:We also hope the top games wil be live on the internet via http://www.braillechess.org.uk
Dave Clayton should be signing up to the forum soon and then he will be able to clarify forthcoming live events on the ECF boards

Finger crossed that is...

Cheers
Carl
by Carl Hibbard
Fri Jun 29, 2007 7:33 pm
Forum: Congress Diary
Topic: Leyland Chess Congress
Replies: 1
Views: 1273

I have edited that one slightly to give a better URL on the post

Give it a check since I cannot seem to access the PDF either from here or the main site but that might be me?

Hope that is acceptable

Cheers
Carl
by Carl Hibbard
Tue Jun 26, 2007 8:17 pm
Forum: Grading Debate
Topic: Historical grades
Replies: 9
Views: 3367

Work on this is proceeding slowly - however my general workload may prevent its publication for a while yet, some patience is needed!

Cheers
Carl
by Carl Hibbard
Tue Jun 19, 2007 7:21 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Chess on TV
Replies: 240
Views: 39208

Re: Karpov v Spassky

I have a video from the early 1980's. BBC 2 Master Game series. Karpov v Spassky - Kings Gambit. Bill Harston trying to understand what was going on. I am going to transfer it to CD but dont know how to put it on line- if anyones has a webb site and knows how to do it then I am willing to send a co...
by Carl Hibbard
Tue Jun 19, 2007 7:20 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Twice Yearly Reminder
Replies: 6
Views: 3538

Yes, it's only a quick reminder

Cheers
Carl
by Carl Hibbard
Fri Jun 15, 2007 11:01 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Chess on TV
Replies: 240
Views: 39208

Bill Wilson wrote:The details of the BBC show

http://ftvdb.bfi.org.uk/sift/series/10581
Hmm, would perhaps pay money to download or see those again!

Cheers
Carl
by Carl Hibbard
Mon Jun 11, 2007 8:29 pm
Forum: News and Support
Topic: Avatars
Replies: 19
Views: 5896

Yes and no - for one who would be daft enough to select it?

Plus I monitor everything rather strictly (in between working for a living...) and would remove anyone who picked it as an avatar if I am honest about it...

Cheers
Carl
by Carl Hibbard
Sun Jun 10, 2007 11:18 am
Forum: News and Support
Topic: MySQL Issues
Replies: 0
Views: 1391

MySQL Issues

Some issues this morning with my hosting providers MySQL database causing failures to connect that are outside of my control

Seems to be fixed now though

Cheers
Carl
by Carl Hibbard
Fri Jun 08, 2007 5:20 pm
Forum: News and Support
Topic: Avatars
Replies: 19
Views: 5896

If you send me (via email...) the images you want I am happy to upload them to the web server and then you can select them from there

Cheers
Carl