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  1. 09 Mar '05 13:18
    --Is it strictly private, or could access to a copy be granted?
  2. Standard member thire
    Xebite
    09 Mar '05 16:09
    well it is public: just search for public games
    but, right, there is no way (yet) to get this info automatically. perhaps this will be possible with the new interface to come very soon
    wait and hope
    th
  3. Standard member Drax946
    The Chess Clan
    09 Mar '05 18:29 / 1 edit
    I wonder how many games are actually in the database? I also wonder if there would be interest in purchasing a CD of them in PGN, with the files broken up by year?

    Russ, do you think this would fit on a CD?
  4. 09 Mar '05 19:05
    Originally posted by Drax946
    I wonder how many games are actually in the database? I also wonder if there would be interest in purchasing a CD of them in PGN, with the files broken up by year?

    Russ, do you think this would fit on a CD?
    I might be interested in a CD version, but wouldn't a torrent would be a good way to distribute this?
  5. Standard member Drax946
    The Chess Clan
    10 Mar '05 00:18 / 2 edits
    A CD option may be an additional way to get $$ for the site. Torrent would be a good way to distribute it otherwise. That way any downloading wouldn't take too much bandwidth from the site.
  6. Standard member thire
    Xebite
    11 Mar '05 21:57
    Originally posted by Drax946
    I wonder how many games are actually in the database?...
    well just check out the "newest" gameid and you know it something like 100.000
    th