[rc5] distributed chess

Jeff Woods jeff at delta.com
Fri Oct 24 10:53:52 EDT 1997


At 07:39 PM 10/23/97 -0500, you wrote:

>> The distributed chess computer idea really piques my interest.   If Deep
>> Blue won't play Kasparov, then let's get a championship match up against
>> distributed.net..... 200 million moves a second:  BAH!    Watch 10,000
>> Pentiums analyze EVERY possible move.   
>
>How about chess.distributed.net vs. Deep Blue?

Deep Blue was retired by IBM as a chess-playing entity.   IBM has stated
that it won't accept a Kasparov rematch, and that the system called Deep
Blue is being used for other uses now.   I doubt we'd be able to swing it.
 I bet Kasparov would play, though.
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