Tony M wrote:
Guy Macon http://www.guymacon.com/ wrote:
(Note 1: As of this writing, nobody has bothered making tablesbases
for positions where a single king faces five pieces. It's hard to
imagine a non-stalemated 5 vs. 1 position where a computer can't
find a quick win without consulting a tablebase.)
5 vs. 1 tablebases have been created, but not in Nalimov format.
Unfortunately, the code provided by Nalimov cannot as yet handle 5 vs
1 tablebases. You may want to check the CCRL tablebase forum for more
Interesting! I will dig deeper later today.
Do you by any chance know the size (in any format) with and without
the 5 vs. 1 tablebases?