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by Dokterchen
Sat Dec 12, 2020 2:42 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Queens Gambit
Replies: 14
Views: 1351

Re: Queens Gambit

This series is really great! :-) Daniel Kings explains in two videos the chess games of the series: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pnYY1LNOGIo&t=302s https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GDnXAl4_Iw8&t=8s In this interview Garry Kasparov explains what he contributed to the hit Netflix series: https://sla...
by Dokterchen
Wed Dec 09, 2020 3:15 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Nirvanachess 2.5 Release
Replies: 12
Views: 1831

Re: Nirvanachess 2.5 Release

For me it is not possible to use Nirvana 2.5 on a WIN10 machine with Microsoft Defender, because of the error massage: "Trojan:Win32/Wacatac.B!ml"
by Dokterchen
Tue Oct 20, 2020 5:48 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: CTF Survey - Finished. Results in final post.
Replies: 74
Views: 13080

Re: CTF Survey

2. CTF should be closed
by Dokterchen
Mon Oct 12, 2020 12:16 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Minic version 2
Replies: 157
Views: 45930

Re: Minic version 2

Confirmed at longer TC, here 4min+1s, versus SF9 0 stockfish.9 1 minic_dev_nnue_nn-97f742aaefcd -3 38 130 49.6% 59.2% 2 minic_dev_nnue_napping_nexus -73 35 130 39.6% 63.8% 3 minic_dev_nnue_nascent_nutrient -184 48 130 25.8% 39.2% This shows the potential of NNUE. "Only" a change of the training met...
by Dokterchen
Tue Oct 06, 2020 7:56 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: A Crossroad in Computer Chess; Or Desperate Flailing for Relevance
Replies: 152
Views: 21163

Re: A Crossroad in Computer Chess; Or Desperate Flailing for Relevance

This is what Andrew is talking about. Nemorino 6, probably in the last couple of months has pretty much caught up to where Houdini 6.03 was. Look at the head-to-head results from Stefan Pohl posted below. It's also worth noting that Igel is probably around the same level of strength as Nemorino at ...
by Dokterchen
Sat Oct 03, 2020 9:03 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Nemorino 6 (NNUE)
Replies: 50
Views: 9771

Re: Nemorino 6 (NNUE)

Awesome improvement! A quick test shows that Nemorino is now at least in the top 15 engines, maybe even in the top 10.
by Dokterchen
Tue Sep 29, 2020 3:11 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: A Crossroad in Computer Chess; Or Desperate Flailing for Relevance
Replies: 152
Views: 21163

Re: A Crossroad in Computer Chess; Or Desperate Flailing for Relevance

I don't see any contradiction between tuning the classic evaluation function and a NNEU net, because the basis for creating a NNUE are positions which were previously evaluated with the classic evaluation function. I even find this interaction very exciting. If the improvement of the classical evalu...
by Dokterchen
Fri Sep 25, 2020 7:08 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Introducing Igel chess engine
Replies: 112
Views: 30398

Re: Introducing Igel chess engine

Nice improvement! A first quick test shows that Igel is now among top 10 programs.
by Dokterchen
Thu Aug 20, 2020 11:53 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Introducing Igel chess engine
Replies: 112
Views: 30398

Re: Introducing Igel chess engine

Great news, Volodymyr!