How do you intend to conduct the competition?
Does each participant play with the computer or do
participants (a pair) play amongst each other through
If each one is playing with the computer with
different system specs, then you shouldn't give any
time limit. Low system specs will definitely take long
time to make the moves.
Usually, the computer doesn't take a long time to make
a move. You might want to set a timer for the
For choice of software and options, check this:
--- Thiagarajan <thiaguwin@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
I want to conduct Chess competion in my school
using Linux Machines
we have more than 100 machines with different
i want to use 20 machines , with linux
they are from 500Mhz with 64 MB RAM, to 2 GHz with
128 MB RAM.
I need clarification onthe following
1) whether speed of the machine is also having an
impact onthe Chess Game ?
2) how to tune all the machines of same speed ? [ no
change in the hardware ]
3) any other simple way ?
kindly help me