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by peter
Sun Apr 05, 2020 9:12 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Relatively interesting endgame
Replies: 1
Views: 109

Re: Relatively interesting endgame

Magnus played recently against 15 year old Nihal Sarin in a bullet match where he won with good margins. I noticed this position occured. May qualify as borderline position. White is better, but is it enough to win? The kingside pawns is crippled but BBN vs RB is usually a substantial advantage. r5...
by peter
Fri Apr 03, 2020 8:37 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Fairly difficult EG puzzle
Replies: 21
Views: 815

Re: Fairly difficult EG puzzle

1B5k/p3P2p/4bPpP/3p2n1/3p3p/3Pq2P/1p2P1K1/bB6 w - - 0 1 [Event "New in Chess Magazine"] [Site "?"] [Date "2007.??.??"] [Round "?"] [White "Timman=J"] [Black "(+3083.67g2h8)"] [Result "1-0"] [SetUp "1"] [FEN "1B5k/p3P2p/4bPpP/3p2n1/3p3p/3Pq2P/1p2P1K1/bB6 w - - 0 1"] [PlyCount "23"] [EventDate "2007....
by peter
Fri Apr 03, 2020 10:45 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Honey XIr1 source released
Replies: 13
Views: 865

Re: Honey XIr1 source released

MikeB wrote:
Thu Apr 02, 2020 11:50 pm
Win 7 home or pro?
Pro.
by peter
Thu Apr 02, 2020 8:22 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Fairly difficult EG puzzle
Replies: 21
Views: 815

Re: Fairly difficult EG puzzle

1. Nd5 💣 8/p7/1pp3b1/4p3/P3P1P1/2N1k2p/2B4K/8 w - - 0 0 8/p7/1pp3b1/4p3/P3P1P1/2N1k2p/2B4K/8 w - - 0 1 Analysis by Honey XI-r1 FD: 24 threads of 12x3GHz CPU, 16G hash (max. with Win7x64) Contempt 24 Both, Deep Pro Analysis checked 1.Lb3 c5 2.a5 bxa5 3.Ld5 Kd3 +/- (0.74) Tiefe: 7/12 00:00:00 451kN ....
by peter
Thu Apr 02, 2020 6:06 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Honey XIr1 source released
Replies: 13
Views: 865

Re: Honey XIr1 source released

MikeB wrote:
Wed Apr 01, 2020 1:07 pm
There is now!

https://github.com/MichaelB7/Stockfish/ ... /tag/Xi-r1
Thanks a lot!
The modern compiles of all of of the engines can't use more than 16G hash at Win7x64.. At 32 they cause exception but only with more than 1 thread.
Nevermind, r1 ist tactically very strong.
by peter
Mon Mar 30, 2020 7:00 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Honey XI
Replies: 22
Views: 3700

Re: Honey XI

negative - it appears to be a depth 50+ moves requiring hundreds of billions of nodes to be searched for Honey to find it ...both Honey and Bluefish have it as the 4th move for white in the pv..Bluefish had a positive score with h2h3 much earlier info depth 53 seldepth 49 multipv 1 score cp 0 nodes...
by peter
Sat Mar 28, 2020 11:21 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Honey XI
Replies: 22
Views: 3700

Re: Honey XI

MikeB wrote:
Sat Mar 28, 2020 7:31 pm
with the latest cur-dev-Honey , all of these are solved quite easily
How about this one, Mike?



bm Nh4

viewtopic.php?p=819008#p819008
by peter
Sat Mar 28, 2020 8:43 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Fairly difficult EG puzzle
Replies: 21
Views: 815

Re: Fairly difficult EG puzzle

Hi Jon! M. Garcia & Peter Krug | Commendation 2r2krb/1qp2p2/2NPpN2/1P5B/p2Bp2p/1p5b/7p/R3K2Q w Q - 0 0 [Event "?"] [Site "?"] [Date "????.??.??"] [Round "?"] [White "New game"] [Black "?"] [Result "*"] [SetUp "1"] [FEN "2r2krb/1qp2p2/2NPpN2/1P5B/p2Bp2p/1p5b/7p/R3K2Q w Q - 0 0"] [PlyCount "25"] {[#]}...
by peter
Sat Mar 28, 2020 9:08 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: When I'm 64 ....
Replies: 9
Views: 600

Re: When I'm 64 ....

MikeB wrote:
Sat Mar 28, 2020 4:37 am
Be well and be safe my friends.
And so shalt though, Mike!

You're my sister's age, which is three years older then me, anyhow a good vintage for sure!
:)
And a great Hurray to the Beatles too!

Thanks or upcoming Honey and the wishes, shall they come true for all of us!
by peter
Sat Mar 14, 2020 1:25 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Is this winning or drawing?
Replies: 3
Views: 496

Re: Is this winning or drawing?

Pafifi wrote:
Sat Mar 14, 2020 11:41 am
That's Mihai Neghina's study Detour, Nr. 4 on his collection- site:

http://chichitza.ro/index.html?lang=en&intro=4

If the lines given by "show solution" aren't enough, try engine Sting for help e.g.