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by Leo
Wed Sep 18, 2019 12:15 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Threadripper Custom Build - feedback wanted
Replies: 20
Views: 438

Re: Threadripper Custom Build - feedback wanted

It sounds like a lot of fun. What are you going to do with it? With an Alpha Beta engine there are questions about its ability to use 32 cores. Do NNs use 32 cores? What about getting a 16 core using Hyper threading and save some money. Threadrippers come with 64x PCIe lanes, so you can run 4x GPUs...
by Leo
Tue Sep 17, 2019 5:54 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Locock Gambit
Replies: 4
Views: 235

Re: Locock Gambit

I play that in blitz games if I don't care if I win or not.
by Leo
Tue Sep 17, 2019 5:48 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Threadripper Custom Build - feedback wanted
Replies: 20
Views: 438

Re: Threadripper Custom Build - feedback wanted

It sounds like a lot of fun. What are you going to do with it? With an Alpha Beta engine there are questions about its ability to use 32 cores. Do NNs use 32 cores? What about getting a 16 core using Hyper threading and save some money.
by Leo
Sat Sep 14, 2019 4:34 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: ChessDBCN
Replies: 12
Views: 1034

Re: ChessDBCN

I wonder who is paying the cost of doing this. I haven't read the whole postings yet.
by Leo
Thu Sep 12, 2019 6:02 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Real or hoax? Threadripper 3990wx
Replies: 12
Views: 910

Re: Real or hoax? Threadripper 3990wx

Does anyone think its a hoax?
by Leo
Sat Sep 07, 2019 11:19 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: BrainLearn
Replies: 13
Views: 1182

Re: BrainLearn

Thanks Graham.
by Leo
Sat Sep 07, 2019 11:04 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: BrainLearn
Replies: 13
Views: 1182

Re: BrainLearn

How do you download the engine? I cant find it. Its not in the src.
by Leo
Sat Sep 07, 2019 4:04 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Ryzen 3900X
Replies: 51
Views: 4249

Re: Ryzen 3900X

I wonder when Zen 2 will be readily available, 3900X is almost impossible to get, 3950x is still not announced, and the processors that are released have trouble to reach the specified turbo speed. As ususal it is drama with AMD, I'm not an Intel fan whatsoever, but if Intel delivers 'Cascade Lake ...
by Leo
Wed Sep 04, 2019 11:44 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Ryzen 3900X
Replies: 51
Views: 4249

Re: Ryzen 3900X

I think previous Epycs were only 64 cores. I didn't know they were making a 128 core version now. What does it mean for computer chess? The AMD 7742 has 64 cores, and with certain models, they can be run in a "dual socket" server or workstation, meaning two AMD 7742 processors with 64 cores each on...
by Leo
Mon Sep 02, 2019 7:36 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Ryzen 3900X
Replies: 51
Views: 4249

Re: Ryzen 3900X

I think previous Epycs were only 64 cores. I didn't know they were making a 128 core version now. What does it mean for computer chess?