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by Vinvin
Tue Jul 09, 2019 10:54 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: a brief update - yet another name change
Replies: 33
Views: 1328

Re: a brief update - yet another name change

... Well......from 'McBrain' to.....'McCain'.....To Burnzie? Really? Thats a Whole lot of name changes over one year! Methinks its some kind of RECORD....lmao!! :D :wink: ps. You sure your not trying to confuse the public? McBrain was best... +1 I don't like "Burnzie" because "rnz" is difficult to ...
by Vinvin
Mon Jul 08, 2019 6:31 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Lichess question
Replies: 6
Views: 211

Re: Lichess question

https://database.lichess.org/ I downloaded several 2019 PGN's. They contain about 30 million games each. When I make a selection on elo=2200+ (both players) the output is below 1%. Makes me wonder, either there are not many strong players or they maintain a non-standard elo rating. Ratings are not ...
by Vinvin
Sat Jul 06, 2019 11:43 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: backward pawn
Replies: 5
Views: 325

Re: backward pawn

It's matter of choice : an isolated pawn can be considered as backward ... or not.
by Vinvin
Fri Jul 05, 2019 12:46 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Test Position
Replies: 7
Views: 288

Re: Test Position

5 runs with Stockfish_19070114, on i7-6*4Ghz : 02:09 ; 00:50 ; 04:50 ; 01:03 ; 00:57 average time : 118 seconds Stockfish_19070114_x64_modern: 36/58 01:38 798 630 459 8 105 619 +1,84 16.Na4 Qe6 17.Qe3 Rh8 18.Rdg1 Bxf3 19.Qxf3 Nd7 20.b3 Ne5 21.Qf2 c5 22.Bxh5 cxd4 23.Be2 Nf7 24.Qxd4 Qe5 25.Qxe5 Nxe5 2...
by Vinvin
Thu Jul 04, 2019 11:30 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Why there is no interest in Computer with odds Vs Humans match?
Replies: 164
Views: 4550

Re: Why there is no interest in Computer with odds Vs Humans match?

carldaman wrote:
Thu Jul 04, 2019 10:46 pm
CM9000 shows up on the CCRL 40/40 list, you can check it out.

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Chessmaster 11 Aiglos II	2700	 
Chessmaster 11	2664	 
CM9000 Default	2639	
CM10th Default	2632	
by Vinvin
Wed Jul 03, 2019 8:50 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: New hard positions since January
Replies: 10
Views: 798

Re: New hard positions since January

2 more :
r3r1k1/1b1nbp1p/1qn1p3/1p1pPp2/p2P4/P2BNN2/1P1Q1BPP/R4RK1 w - - bm Ng4;
r1b2rk1/3n1pb1/2p1p1p1/p5P1/Pp2B1NQ/1q4P1/2R2P2/3R2K1 w - - bm Rxd7;

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viewtopic.php?f=2&t=71108 and viewtopic.php?p=802990#p802990
by Vinvin
Tue Jul 02, 2019 10:58 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Does any engine find the best move here...
Replies: 29
Views: 1929

Re: Does any engine find the best move here...

Stockfish_19062016, 3 runs on an i7-6*4GHz : 8min6sec, 4min3sec and 4min38sec. Average time : 5min35sec. Stockfish_19062016_x64_modern: ... 37/59 06:11 2 959 928 643 7 962 790 +1,79 19.Kh1 Kh8 20.Nxd5 exd5 21.Bxf5 Nf8 22.Qh6 Ra6 23.Be3 Bc8 24.Bxc8 Rxc8 25.Ng5 Nd8 26.e6 Kg8 27.exf7+ Nxf7 28.Nxf7 Qxh6...
by Vinvin
Sat Jun 29, 2019 9:33 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: StoofvleesNN by Gian Carlos ?
Replies: 8
Views: 1099

Re: StoofvleesNN by Gian Carlos ?

Dann Corbit wrote:
Sat Jun 29, 2019 3:16 am
Stoof vlees "Stove flesh" needs a logo.
We need the same logo designer who made the giant cheese balls for Andscacs.
It would be Ragoût in French, or Pottage in old English.
Here is what google finds :-)
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by Vinvin
Tue Jun 25, 2019 10:14 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: REBEL 10 benchmark on modern computer
Replies: 11
Views: 1100

Re: REBEL 10 benchmark on modern computer

Hi Ed,
I just compare the speed for Rebel 12 under DosBox and under Qemu and both are running around 120 Kn/sec.
So, about no speed difference for me.

Vincent