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by carldaman
Wed Jan 15, 2020 12:18 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Alpha subZero - NN for CPU
Replies: 15
Views: 1790

Re: Alpha subZero - NN for CPU

A few folks over at chess2u even suspect some possible malware. Ugh! :x
by carldaman
Sat Jan 11, 2020 12:43 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: First knight odds match with IM Saturday
Replies: 70
Views: 2402

Re: First knight odds match with IM Saturday

Berzerking games shouldn't be rated, since it distorts the lichess rating system. That's a problem.
by carldaman
Sat Jan 11, 2020 12:25 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Banksia GUI released
Replies: 345
Views: 20526

Re: Banksia GUI released

Well, following your link I see that ChessMosaic has at least partially been archived. Better than I had expected, for sure - but, when I ran a search of my own I got this instead: Scheduled Maintenance The Internet Archive's sites are offline for scheduled maintenance and upgrades. Please check our...
by carldaman
Fri Jan 10, 2020 4:58 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Banksia GUI released
Replies: 345
Views: 20526

Re: Banksia GUI released

Is any part of ChessMosaic reachable by way of the Wayback Machine (a much overrated tool, imho)?

ChessMosaic was great, but too bad it's gone. It almost feels like the owner took his marbles and went home. :(
by carldaman
Thu Jan 09, 2020 2:07 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: The Final Rodent
Replies: 14
Views: 1840

Re: The Final Rodent

Thanks for the update, dormant is still better than dead or dying any day! :)
by carldaman
Wed Jan 08, 2020 5:27 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Banksia GUI released
Replies: 345
Views: 20526

Re: Banksia GUI released

(in response to Ferdy's last post) Current FIDE rules notwithstanding, common sense would suggest those positions (K+B/N vs K+B/N) should be as good as 'insufficient material'. If tablebase adjudication was present it would automatically be drawn in 99.99% of cases. It's true that very unlikely chec...
by carldaman
Tue Jan 07, 2020 10:49 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: First knight odds match with IM Saturday
Replies: 70
Views: 2402

Re: First knight odds match with IM Saturday

Does this Komodo uses Neural Network evaluation derived from training or just a standard Eval? It combines info from a standard Lc0 net with Komodo MCTS analysis in a proprietary way. Does this combination leave out Komodo's legendary evaluation function, or is that included in the mix as well?
by carldaman
Sat Jan 04, 2020 10:19 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: First knight odds match with IM Saturday
Replies: 70
Views: 2402

Re: First knight odds match with IM Saturday

Thanks, the link did work. I don't how I could've found the live game without it. :( :?
by carldaman
Sat Jan 04, 2020 9:53 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: First knight odds match with IM Saturday
Replies: 70
Views: 2402

Re: First knight odds match with IM Saturday

Clicking on PlayKomodo gives this:

No games in progress.
by carldaman
Tue Dec 31, 2019 1:10 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: ShashChess
Replies: 98
Views: 22738

Re: ShashChess

For one thing, Brainlearn doesn't feature the Tal/Petrosian/Capablanca personalities and special code based on Shashin's algorithms.