[Computer-go] living by two false eyes

Mark Boon tesujisoftware at gmail.com
Mon Apr 4 17:13:52 PDT 2011

On Sun, Apr 3, 2011 at 9:08 AM, Petr Baudis <pasky at ucw.cz> wrote:
> Pachi has the same rules, and fails miserably in these cases, since the
> chance that the false eye owner will fill it before *all* outer
> liberties are filled is quite high. It did not occur to me yet how to
> fix this without incurring a large performance penalty.

How about trying not to fill in a false eye unless one of the
surrounding chains has less than 3 liberties? I'm sure it's not
perfect, but may be a fairly good rule anyway.


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