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by fizban
Thu Aug 30, 2012 11:01 am
Forum: pbchess
Topic: pgn special tags
Replies: 9
Views: 2764

Re: pgn special tags

One of the things I am doing with pbchess is using it to teach my children how to play chess, although currently only my son is old enough to start learning. I create really simple puzzles and make him solve them. The first puzzles are of the type: "move the knight to all the possible positions in o...
by fizban
Wed Aug 29, 2012 4:10 pm
Forum: pbchess
Topic: [SOLVED] Latin characters in PGN
Replies: 2
Views: 1986

Re: Latin characters in PGN

My mistake. I actually works with UTF-8 files without BOM (Byte Order Mark).
by fizban
Thu Aug 23, 2012 6:49 am
Forum: pbchess
Topic: [SOLVED] Latin characters in PGN
Replies: 2
Views: 1986

[SOLVED] Latin characters in PGN

Is there a way to put special latin characters in the PGN file? When I try to load a pgn file with characters such as ¿áéíóú, the program just exits... I've tried in UTF-8 and in ANSI...
by fizban
Tue Aug 14, 2012 10:40 pm
Forum: pbchess
Topic: pgn special tags
Replies: 9
Views: 2764

Re: pgn special tags

Thank you for the information. Good news that 1.2.5 will handle multiple solutions (hopefully not limited to just one move). Regarding pgn files, your site does not provide much samples. I just took a look at the pgn samples you provide for the "Encyclopedia of Chess Combinations", which have those ...
by fizban
Tue Aug 14, 2012 10:24 pm
Forum: pbchess
Topic: Suggestions
Replies: 28
Views: 9975

Re: Suggestions

I actually come from the Palm world and I liked the way PocketChess Deluxe handled variations, with a plus sign that you could tap and see the first next possible move in the different variations. Regarding openings, I kind of liked the way OpenChess allowed to train. You could start a move and the ...
by fizban
Tue Aug 14, 2012 8:53 pm
Forum: pbchess
Topic: Suggestions
Replies: 28
Views: 9975

Re: Suggestions

Some suggestions:
-Full PGN support (for example with NAGs)
-Possibility to use different letters for the notation (internationalization)
-Some way to practice openings
-In the Kindle Touch, when hiding the header, there is no way to bring up the menu anymore...
by fizban
Tue Aug 14, 2012 8:09 pm
Forum: pbchess
Topic: pgn special tags
Replies: 9
Views: 2764

pgn special tags

I have seen that you use the following tags in pgn Puzzles: [PuzzleMoves "1"] (I believe this is the number of the moves to guess) [Flags "2"] (I believe this is to indicate that the program should not continue after the moves in the list) I also see that the placeholder $501 is used just before the...