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by Spliffjiffer
Mon Jan 27, 2020 11:00 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Hard-Talkchess-2020 set, final release
Replies: 48
Views: 1529

Re: Hard-Talkchess-2020 set, final release

but cowardice was set to low (50 was my favorite) if we wanted more aggressiveness :-)
by Spliffjiffer
Fri Jan 24, 2020 8:35 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: mmt Vs. Ovyron (G4 D5 BG2)
Replies: 50
Views: 1665

Re: mmt Vs. Ovyron (G4 D5 BG2)

great news :-) at some point, say somewhere roughly between move 15 and 30, id prefere to rely more on SF rather than LC honestly...since this would require a very fast CPU though maybe even a cooperation might make sense at this point (if mmt doesnt use a fast one already) whatever your decisions w...
by Spliffjiffer
Fri Jan 17, 2020 6:26 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: 1.g4 opening is losing?
Replies: 79
Views: 7096

Re: 1.g4 opening is losing?

in my around 3 hours research Bluefish had the same output until 3...e5 as its best line...not sure anymore whether 4.d3 was considered as best but i dont think so, if i remember well it was 4.Bg2 but i really dont know anymore...the difference in terms of evaluation to 2.g5 was really tiny though.....
by Spliffjiffer
Mon Jan 13, 2020 3:01 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: Dylan Sharp Vs. Harvey Williamson (G4)
Replies: 377
Views: 25121

Re: Dylan Sharp Vs. Harvey Williamson (G4)

thank you Ovyron and Harvey for this game, well played by both of you imho,36...Rxd4 is a nice bm-testposition as well afaict. though im still not confinced that there is any 1st move by white that is loosing by force but what do i know. 2.h3 and 2.e3 looking more natural from my pov but my engines ...
by Spliffjiffer
Sun Jan 05, 2020 8:46 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Is Bg4!! the best move? Does you engine find it/ agreed it?
Replies: 19
Views: 1109

Re: Is Bg4!! the best move? Does you engine find it/ agreed it?

Eelco's "Bluefish" (untouched original version) finds it in 15 sec on a 7870k APU, 1024 hash, happy new year everybody :-) FEN: 1kr4r/pppq1p2/2np1n1p/2b1p1p1/4P1b1/1BPP1NB1/PP1N1PPP/R2Q1RK1 w - - 1 2 Bluefish-modern: Found 178 tablebases 1/1 00:00 13k 1.652k +0,90 1. ... h6-h5 2.Sf3xg5 2/2 00:00 34k...
by Spliffjiffer
Tue Dec 24, 2019 2:48 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Test Position: Rook Sac from WCRCC 2013
Replies: 28
Views: 2762

Re: Test Position: Rook Sac from WCRCC 2013

imo its not possible to put Louis' line in question..from my pov black is hopelessly lost (manual investigation time 1/2 to 3/4 hours).
mary christmas to everybody
by Spliffjiffer
Wed Dec 04, 2019 12:09 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: stockfish 10 vs. Mephisto III S Glasgow
Replies: 116
Views: 8808

Re: stockfish 10 vs. Mephisto III S Glasgow

There is no sense in making these programs 40 Elo better. They will not play better because they have no clue what they are doing. They are blind. They mainly win because the opponent is at the time 40 Elo blinder. you only do competition. But not chess. You could, if you like these wins and Elo in...
by Spliffjiffer
Wed Dec 04, 2019 10:56 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: stockfish 10 vs. Mephisto III S Glasgow
Replies: 116
Views: 8808

Re: stockfish 10 vs. Mephisto III S Glasgow

here this game is archived:
TCEC Cup 2, Finale, last game
http://legacy-tcec.chessdom.com/archive.php

just for the theoretical chess part that was mentioned above:
i honestly doubt that black can hold this after 27.h5 !?...look in the archive.php, Leela played excellently !
by Spliffjiffer
Tue Dec 03, 2019 3:35 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Lc0 defeats SF in a position where SF think it stand better.
Replies: 2
Views: 505

Re: Lc0 defeats SF in a position where SF think it stand better.

33...Qd8 is loosing imo, what does Leela think about 33...Qd7 !? instead...at least with SF-Bluefish i couldnt find anything that promised a positive score for white (0.00)...manual investigation time: around 1 hour on a slow PC