buggnubg - Bugs: bug #37935, Wrong doubling decision


bug #37935: Wrong doubling decision

Submitted by:  None
Submitted on:  Sun 16 Dec 2012 12:51:51 PM UTC  
Originator Name: KurtOriginator Email: -unavailable-
Item Group: Other bugCategory: Graphical User Interface
Release: 0.90-develPrivacy: Public
Operating System: AllOS Type: Any
Processor Type: AnySeverity: 3 - Normal
Open/Closed: ClosedAssigned to: None
Priority: 5 - NormalStatus: Fixed

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Wed 19 Oct 2016 08:21:29 PM UTC, comment #1:

I can't reproduce this except in match play when the player holds a dead cube, for instance a 2-cube at -2:-2 or -2:-3.

Hint says "You cannot double" but gnubg allows it anyway (and takes even in the first case).

The take is obviously not a wrong decision but possibly there is a UI issue (have to check tournament play rules and see if doubling should be allowed there ; probably not). In any case, the inconsistency between hint and actual behaviour is not satisfactory.

Philippe Michel <plm>
Project Member
Sun 16 Dec 2012 12:51:51 PM UTC, original submission:

It's my turn. I have 2 checkers, at 1 and 2. Computer has a single checker at 1.

I double. Computer takes ?!



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    Wed 19 Oct 2016 08:21:29 PM UTCplmCategoryBearoff Databases=>Graphical User Interface
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