Originally posted by Wulebgr
Letting the engine find the solution, then posting it, can make you seem smart in the forums that will be read by 17 people.
Agreed. If anything, people should analyse; post it here; and maybe only then check with an engine. This creates a good habit of being “accountable” for one’s analysis, which we have to do in a game.
My comment about the FEN string was just an aside, and clarencecuasay’s suggestion was ever simpler.
Maybe it’s just me, but does anyone else see a similarity between this position and a famous Capablanca ending? I’m not referring to a bishop sac specifically, but just the idea of sacrificing material to activate one’s pieces to a maximum by clearing a path for the king, etc.