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Well no, it isn't. You can only say this if you just don't understand how vastly BIG the game of chess is. I know lots of people just don't get big numbers but all you need is a spreadsheet and some multiplication and division to show that this is not going to happen for a few billion years, if ever.
And even if it could be done the storage requirements to store all the possible positions and their solutions would require more matter than is in the visible universe.
Chess is BIG. Really, really BIG. Of course Go is even bigger, vastly bigger than chess.
Computers have already analyzed all six-piece positions. I said that it will Eventually happen, which means it will happen at some moment in time.
Taikyoku Shogi anyone?
You just don't have any clue about big numbers, do you? Six pieces isn't even a start on analysing the whole game.
It's hardly even a start on analyzing all seven-piece positions. Exponents are tough to comprehend.
Saying we got from 2^0 to 2^6 doesn't mean we're half way to 2^12.
6 man table base is not even 1% of 1% of 1% etc.
A lesson on exponential growth should be compulsory in all school curricula.
If it does, it's not in our life time.
Technology HAS ruined the game of chess. Every since they started using those infernal clocks, chess has gone to the dogs.
Ever since they made those"pawns", the game has gone mad
Chess is a draw, even in the days of capablanca this was realised. People win because humans cannot calculate all the tactics or understand all the ideas of chess. Don't see how computers will change this. They may be able to one day prove the existence of the draw. A forklift truck might be designed that can lift a mountain, don't think it will stop weightlifting competitions.
Apperently, Computers Suggest Chess is NOT a draw and hence whoever Gos first has an advantage. Yes i know that computers are not perfect but doesn't going first give a "nudge' of delovopment advantage? White has a edge[according to me]
It already has. Have to endure endless nitwits commenting on games based on what their search engine tells them because they can't think for themselves. And the most hilarious part is that many comment this way as if they're gms and are critical of players 1000 x stronger.
And that's why the game will be just fine for some time. Those nitwits you speak of will play in some otb games, and will only have the assistance of their minds.
Basically, the computer age has helped those that play straight, and hindered those that use it as a crutch.
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by fishyvishy a few minutes ago
Is chess a sport? Ending the debate
by fishyvishy 3 minutes ago
5/31/2016 - Jonathan Tejeda, Benedito amador Dom Rep 2001
by me1531 6 minutes ago
a game i played otb
by ForsakenCookie 12 minutes ago
Post your best miniatures here
by Firethorn15 18 minutes ago
My l000 Rated game
by GoldenKiwi 23 minutes ago
Is chess still evolving?
by Another-Life 26 minutes ago
Drawn by agreement rules?
by Strangemover 28 minutes ago
Your games shallowly and pessimistically analyzed by some guy.
by P_or 30 minutes ago
How can I have stopped 2. Qh5
by pfren 32 minutes ago
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