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by Graham Banks
Fri Apr 10, 2020 3:21 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: This is best way to test engines ..........
Replies: 3
Views: 169

Re: This is best way to test engines ..........

In order to know for sure which engines are the best, you will have to give the same opening with White and then allow the other engine to play the same opening with Black as it is done here https://tcec-chess.com/ ; Otherwise certain engines will always pick the same opening either with White or B...
by Graham Banks
Thu Apr 09, 2020 11:07 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Eman 5.20 - leelenstein starts soon
Replies: 13
Views: 689

Re: Eman 5.20 - leelenstein starts soon

I tried to request the sources of Raubfisch for the same reason over at chess2u. Guess what? I was being told that the engine is private and thus the author(s) are not obliged to share the sources. Most users simply don't care ... I've been asked why I've not tested Raubfish. Same reason as to why ...
by Graham Banks
Thu Apr 09, 2020 10:52 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: 79th Amateur Series Division 3
Replies: 10
Views: 493

Re: 79th Amateur Series Division 3

Congratulations to Sander (chess22k author) for taking top spot and gaining promotion for the next series. :)

Thanks to all who took an interest.
by Graham Banks
Thu Apr 09, 2020 10:51 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: 79th Amateur Series Division 3
Replies: 10
Views: 493

Re: 79th Amateur Series Division 3

79TH AMATEUR SERIES (Division 3) Intel i5 Quad ChessGUI 256mb hash each 3-4-5 piece tablebases Ponder off SuperGM2020.cgb book 40 moves in 25 minutes repeating (adapted for the CCRL) 4 cycles 44 rounds All engines 64-bit 1CPU (where available) The top engine will gain automatic promotion and the bo...
by Graham Banks
Thu Apr 09, 2020 10:40 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: 79th Amateur Series Division 4
Replies: 4
Views: 182

Re: 79th Amateur Series Division 4

79TH AMATEUR SERIES (Division 4) Intel i5 Quad ChessGUI 256mb hash each 3-4-5 piece tablebases Ponder off SuperGM2020.cgb book 40 moves in 25 minutes repeating (adapted for the CCRL) 4 cycles 44 rounds All engines 64-bit 1CPU (where available) The top engine will gain automatic promotion and the bo...
by Graham Banks
Thu Apr 09, 2020 10:35 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: The Ghost And The Magician
Replies: 3
Views: 114

Re: The Ghost And The Magician

THE GHOST AND THE MAGICIAN Intel i5 Quad ChessGUI 256mb hash each where possible 3-4-5 piece tablebases Ponder off GBSelect2019.cgb book 40 moves in 25 minutes repeating (adapted for the CCRL) 6 cycles 30 rounds All engines 1CPU (64-bit where possible) Standings after Round 20 14.0 - Ghost 3.1 64-b...
by Graham Banks
Thu Apr 09, 2020 9:59 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: 79th Amateur Series Division 5
Replies: 2
Views: 50

Re: 79th Amateur Series Division 5

Games and standings will be available after every six rounds from the following link: http://kirill-kryukov.com/chess/discussion-board/viewtopic.php?f=7&t=11961 If you install TLCV (Tom's Live Chess Viewer) on your computer, you can watch the games live move by move. You'll also be able to chat to o...
by Graham Banks
Thu Apr 09, 2020 9:57 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: 79th Amateur Series Division 5
Replies: 2
Views: 50

79th Amateur Series Division 5

79TH AMATEUR SERIES (Division 5) Intel i5 Quad ChessGUI 256mb hash each 3-4-5 piece tablebases Ponder off SuperGM2020.cgb book 40 moves in 25 minutes repeating (adapted for the CCRL) 4 cycles 44 rounds All engines 64-bit where available The top engine will be promoted, while the bottom engine will ...
by Graham Banks
Thu Apr 09, 2020 3:48 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: This is best way to test engines ..........
Replies: 3
Views: 169

Re: This is best way to test engines ..........

In order to know for sure which engines are the best, you will have to give the same opening with White and then allow the other engine to play the same opening with Black as it is done here https://tcec-chess.com/ ; Otherwise certain engines will always pick the same opening either with White or B...