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by Marek Soszynski
Fri Apr 05, 2019 8:23 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: ERROR 521 ? Lc0 network down?
Replies: 3
Views: 385

Re: ERROR 521 ? Lc0 network down?

Hugo wrote:
Fri Apr 05, 2019 6:52 am
since yesterday evening I cannot connect to the Lc0 site https://lczero.org/networks/

I get message ERROR 521 webserver down

What can I do? Is it a local problem on my side?

C.K.
If you're impatient for a network at this time, you can still go here:
http://data.lczero.org/networks.html
by Marek Soszynski
Wed Mar 06, 2019 3:45 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Tool to minimax pgn games
Replies: 4
Views: 594

Re: Tool to minimax pgn games

You may appreciate...

Chess Openings Wizard http://www.bookup.com/home/
Aquarium http://chessok.com/?p=30091
by Marek Soszynski
Tue Mar 05, 2019 3:32 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Problem configuring Stockfish in Scid vs PC for Linux
Replies: 2
Views: 168

Re: Problem configuring Stockfish in Scid vs PC for Linux

Try giving the Stockfish file permission to execute.

While I'm here, I'll point you in the direction of the original Scid, recently updated: http://scid.sourceforge.net/
by Marek Soszynski
Sun Mar 03, 2019 7:15 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: do top programs find 35.Nb4 right away ...
Replies: 7
Views: 552

Re: do top programs find 35.Nb4 right away ...

Critter, discontinued in 2012, gets this straight away.
by Marek Soszynski
Thu Jan 03, 2019 9:03 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Who pays for chess engines today?
Replies: 10
Views: 1545

Re: Who pays for chess engines today?

Dann Corbit wrote:
Wed Jan 02, 2019 10:18 pm
The move g3 is supposed to be best, but I have been unable to tease that solution out of any chess engine, even at long time control.
Strange thing too, because that looks like a natural and simple win.
Try Critter.
by Marek Soszynski
Mon Dec 03, 2018 8:34 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Stockfish Rollercoaster Effect
Replies: 10
Views: 2228

Re: Stockfish Rollercoaster Effect

[...] What you should be doing is opening 2 instances of your GUI, each with a Stockfish loaded, you'll analyze White on the first instance, and Black with the second instance. This will give you the best move choices, and each instance will not pollute the other one. I actually have a private Stoc...
by Marek Soszynski
Mon Nov 19, 2018 8:32 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: ShashChess
Replies: 87
Views: 15899

Re: ShashChess

It's fun to run 3 separate instances at the same time: Capa, Petr, and Tal.

However, when Analysis Contempt is set to "Both", the Petr score is 1 or 2 pawns higher than the others, even at the start.
by Marek Soszynski
Thu Sep 06, 2018 5:51 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: McBrain v9.9 / McCain v2 Release
Replies: 23
Views: 5140

Re: McBrain v9.9 / McCain v2 Release

I realise that McCain is named in tribute, but how is it different from McBrain?
by Marek Soszynski
Sun Jul 29, 2018 8:28 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: ShashChess
Replies: 87
Views: 15899

Re: ShashChess

ShashChess is an intriguing project. I look forward to investigating it.

The appropriate Windows and Linux pre-compiles (releases) work okay on my systems.

But not the Make file, or bat or script files.
by Marek Soszynski
Fri Jul 27, 2018 7:00 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: LC0 as an IDeA engine
Replies: 12
Views: 1707

Re: LC0 as an IDeA engine

For IDeA to build its tree properly, the engine used must support "Exclude Move".