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by JVMerlino
Tue Jul 09, 2019 4:12 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: LMP
Replies: 8
Views: 453

Re: LMP

Late Move Pruning can just as easily be thought of as "Maximally Aggressive Late Move Reduction". Instead of, as in LMR, reducing the remaining depth of a move by some amount depending on how late it is in the move order, you simply reduce the remaining depth to 0, no matter what the remaining depth...
by JVMerlino
Thu Jul 04, 2019 5:23 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: CCRL Chess Engine Match Standards. How obsolete are they?
Replies: 70
Views: 3177

Re: CCRL Chess Engine Match Standards. How obsolete are they?

<[Moderation] I clipped off the part of this thread where the discussion degenerated to name calling.>

:applause:
by JVMerlino
Thu Jul 04, 2019 5:21 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: Xboard, CECP, how to handle long inits
Replies: 20
Views: 647

Re: Xboard, CECP, how to handle long inits

What I do is to send "feature done=0" before anything else, and send "feature done=1" once you are done with initialization. According to the protocol, this gives you upto 1 hour to do whatever you need. This is what I do as well in Myrddin. For some reason, sometimes initializing the Gaviota TBs t...
by JVMerlino
Mon Jul 01, 2019 3:50 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: CCRL Chess Engine Match Standards. How obsolete are they?
Replies: 70
Views: 3177

Re: CCRL Chess Engine Match Standards. How obsolete are they?

mwyoung wrote:
Mon Jul 01, 2019 3:43 pm
We all should expect better from CCRL.
Clearly using the royal "we" here....
by JVMerlino
Sat Jun 29, 2019 5:59 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: On-line engine blitz tourney June
Replies: 17
Views: 1413

Re: On-line engine blitz tourney June

Hi HG,

Myrddin is connected, but I won't be available to manually join the tournament. Can you do it for me, please?

Thanks!
jm
by JVMerlino
Tue Jun 25, 2019 7:50 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: evaluation that usually go up when you are winning
Replies: 14
Views: 1108

Re: evaluation that usually go up when you are winning

Heh, wouldn't it be funny if the draw width of chess was so wide that if we had 31men tbs the position you posted turned out to be draw by best play? I think this hasn't been explored, like, that is the minimum material handicap that white needs to ensure a won game? I would be shocked if, with bes...
by JVMerlino
Mon Jun 24, 2019 9:58 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: Swiss Tournament Ed.VIII. Group B.
Replies: 36
Views: 1946

Re: Swiss Tournament Ed.VIII. Group B.

Expected performance from Myrddin. Thanks for the tournaments, Sergio!
by JVMerlino
Thu Jun 13, 2019 9:27 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: Swiss Tournament Ed.VIII. Group B.
Replies: 36
Views: 1946

Re: Swiss Tournament Ed.VIII. Group B.

Well, great start for Myrddin drawing Amyan! Hopefully that's not the end of its luck. :lol:
by JVMerlino
Sat Jun 08, 2019 5:04 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: The Bumblebee And The Goddess
Replies: 12
Views: 1216

Re: The Bumblebee And The Goddess

Thanks again for the tournament!