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by Graham Banks
Thu Apr 22, 2021 1:34 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: 85th Amateur Series Division 7
Replies: 0
Views: 36

85th Amateur Series Division 7

85TH AMATEUR SERIES (Division 7) Intel i5 Quad ChessGUI 256mb hash each 3-4-5 piece tablebases Ponder off JDSelect2019.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 and the bottom engine will be...
by Graham Banks
Wed Apr 21, 2021 10:14 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: The Managerie
Replies: 5
Views: 316

Re: The Managerie

THE MANAGERIE Intel i5 Quad ChessGUI 256mb hash each 3-4-5 piece tablebases Ponder off GBSelect2019.cgb book 40 moves in 25 minutes repeating (adapted for the CCRL) 4 cycles 36 rounds All engines 64-bit where available Standings after Round 30 21.0 - Raven 1.10 64-bit 18.5 - Cosette 5.0 64-bit 18.0...
by Graham Banks
Wed Apr 21, 2021 10:03 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: 85th Amateur Series Division 6
Replies: 4
Views: 114

Re: 85th Amateur Series Division 6

Hi Graham, OliThink has been demoted to Division 6. This is because of a weak performance in Division 5. In Division 6 there are waiting a couple of old sparring partners. All of them are easily defeated in training rounds. But, it won't be that easy in the Amateur Series for some reason, yet unkno...
by Graham Banks
Wed Apr 21, 2021 6:38 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: 85th Amateur Series Division 4
Replies: 21
Views: 889

Re: 85th Amateur Series Division 4

I used the core2 exe for this tournament. (Windows 7 64-bit) For sure this is why it is both slow and a bit weak. I probably shall release more exe so that better perf are available on a wider range of cpu. What is a exact model of your current cpu please ? You'd be best doing what others do - a no...
by Graham Banks
Wed Apr 21, 2021 3:10 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: New engine releases & news 2021
Replies: 260
Views: 54262

Re: DanaSah 8.8

DanaSah 8.8 allows the use of a NNUE type neural network. It includes a network that has been created from another network created with CCRL 40/2 positions. More information in the readme.txt file. Although there are many changes, the version with the classic evaluation does not gain strength, abou...
by Graham Banks
Wed Apr 21, 2021 3:09 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: 85th Amateur Series Division 4
Replies: 21
Views: 889

Re: 85th Amateur Series Division 4

I used the core2 exe for this tournament. (Windows 7 64-bit) For sure this is why it is both slow and a bit weak. I probably shall release more exe so that better perf are available on a wider range of cpu. What is a exact model of your current cpu please ? You'd be best doing what others do - a no...
by Graham Banks
Wed Apr 21, 2021 3:08 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: 85th Amateur Series Division 4
Replies: 21
Views: 889

Re: 85th Amateur Series Division 4

Angle wrote:
Tue Apr 20, 2021 10:29 am
Cheng far behind Fruit, Deuterium, and Godel? Something should be wrong here ...
The games are there for you to look through.

O the CCRL 40/15 list, Godel is 2981, Cheng is 2959 and Fruit Reloaded is 2906.

Just a bad tournament for Cheng.
by Graham Banks
Tue Apr 20, 2021 11:10 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: 85th Amateur Series Division 4
Replies: 21
Views: 889

Re: 85th Amateur Series Division 4

I used the core2 exe for this tournament. (Windows 7 64-bit)
by Graham Banks
Tue Apr 20, 2021 11:08 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: 85th Amateur Series Division 6
Replies: 4
Views: 114

Re: 85th Amateur Series Division 6

Angle wrote:
Tue Apr 20, 2021 10:16 am
Drofa 3.0.0 is released with huge ELO gain announced by the author.
Yes - I'm using it. Forgot to update it in the post.
by Graham Banks
Tue Apr 20, 2021 9:29 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: 85th Amateur Series Division 4
Replies: 21
Views: 889

Re: 85th Amateur Series Division 4

Congratulations to Vivien (Minic author) for the convincing victory, and promotion for the next series. :)

Thanks to everybody who took an interest, either through visiting the broadcast or following progress.