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by ernest
Sun Dec 20, 2020 1:00 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Can You activate large pages in Windows 10 Home?
Replies: 29
Views: 3266

Re: Can You activate large pages in Windows 10 Home?

syzygy wrote:
Sun Dec 20, 2020 12:30 am

...Not enabling LP is difficult to justify (other than by laziness or lack of Administrator privileges on Windows).
Maybe to prevent some heating... :D
(if you are borderline)
by ernest
Sun Dec 20, 2020 12:52 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Has Stockfish NNUE reached it's limit now?
Replies: 29
Views: 5318

Re: Has Stockfish NNUE reached it's limit now?

Jouni wrote:
Tue Dec 15, 2020 8:08 am
Suddenly +10 in NCM testing for latest SF version. Really unexpected and weird :? !
The jump appears to be confirmed on NCM for the just last Stockfish dev (20201218)... :)
by ernest
Thu Dec 17, 2020 3:33 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: SPCC: Testrun of Stockfish 201214 finished
Replies: 1
Views: 593

Re: SPCC: Testrun of Stockfish 201214 finished

Best Stockfish dev so far (by 2 Elo...). :)

On NCM https://nextchessmove.com/dev-builds it's a big winner (...so far !) 8-)
by ernest
Thu Dec 10, 2020 3:01 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: what is the best mate solver to download
Replies: 13
Views: 1748

Re: what is the best mate solver to download

What about that German mate program ? (forgot the name...)

Oh yes, I remember : Gustav !!! by Olaf Jenkner
by ernest
Tue Nov 24, 2020 3:47 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: What is the outcome of this unusual endgame
Replies: 30
Views: 3860

Re: What is the outcome of this unusual endgame

D=81, 167 555 MN, 2232 MTBHits -3,45 18.Be1 Kg5 19. Bc4 Nf5 20. Ba6 Kh5 21. Ba5 Kh4 22. Bd8 Nd5 further deepening: [SetUp "1"] [FEN "8/5pk1/4pnp1/3n3p/8/3B4/3B1PP1/6K1 w - - 0 1"] 1. Bc1 Kf8 2. Ba3+ Ke8 3. Kh2 Kd7 4. Kg3 e5 5. Bc1 Ke7 6. f3 Nd7 7. Bb5 f6 8. Kh3 Nf4+ 9. Kh2 h4 10. Ba3+ Ke6 11. Bb4 N...
by ernest
Sat Nov 21, 2020 2:28 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Testing Stockfish, Lc0, Banksia GUI for iOS (iPhone, iPad, iWatch)
Replies: 28
Views: 4998

Re: Testing Stockfish, Lc0, Banksia GUI for iOS (iPhone, iPad, iWatch)

Just got BanksiaGUI, seems to work fine on my iPad 2019.

Great achievement, thanks a lot !!!

(small) question : in a game (book on) e4 is always answered by c5. How to get more variety ?
by ernest
Wed Nov 18, 2020 2:37 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: CoronaVirusChess
Replies: 67
Views: 8871

Re: CoronaVirusChess

mclane wrote:
Tue Nov 17, 2020 2:51 pm

or do you ask him like Galileo Galilei if he confesses to repeat that the earth is a flat disc.
OMG, you should read more about Galileo !... :shock: :roll:
by ernest
Sun Nov 15, 2020 3:03 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: CoronaVirusChess
Replies: 67
Views: 8871

Re: 14th ACCA World Computer Rapid Chess Championships

Chris,

I don't dare to imagine what more Albert should do to satisfy you... :twisted:
by ernest
Tue Nov 03, 2020 2:48 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Deep Blue | Down the Rabbit Hole
Replies: 13
Views: 2071

Re: Deep Blue | Down the Rabbit Hole

Here it talks about Illescas saying 'we also built in some tricks for Gary ... has a psychological impact' https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HwF229U2ba8&feature=youtu.be#t=1h24m40s Thanks ! I missed that (small) passage... 8-) BTW, clever way to point to the moment of interest in the youtube video ! ...