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by ernest
Tue Jan 01, 2019 11:08 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: 72nd Amateur Series Division 4 (with Lc0 and DeusX)
Replies: 22
Views: 3079

Re: 72nd Amateur Series Division 4 (with Lc0 and DeusX)

Graham Banks wrote:
Tue Jan 01, 2019 7:41 pm
Standings after Round 18

13.0 - Deuterium 2018.1.35.514 64-bit
12.0 - EXchess 7.97b 64-bit
11.0 - Tornado 8.0 64-bit
......
8.0 - Lc0 0.19.1.1 64-bit
8.0 - DeusX 1.1 64-bit
So this is finally your tournament without GPU, and 1 CPU to prevent crashes !... :D :o :D

Informative !
by ernest
Thu Dec 20, 2018 10:42 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: My longest game (LC0)
Replies: 9
Views: 1837

Re: My longest game (LC0)

[Event "40 Züge in 40 min"] [Site "LCZero, DESKTOP-K5TPRSK"] [Date "2018.12.13"] [Round "1.1"] [White "LC0 0.19.1 1CPU"] [Black "Deep Shredder 12 x64 1CPU"] [ECO "A75"] [Result "1-0"] 1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 c5 3. d5 e6 4. Nc3 exd5 5. cxd5 d6 6. Nf3 g6 7. e4 Bg7 8. Be2 O-O 9. O-O a6 10. a4 Bg4 11. Bf4 Bxf3...
by ernest
Wed Dec 19, 2018 12:02 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: My longest game (LC0)
Replies: 9
Views: 1837

Re: My longest game (LC0)

Certainly, as long as Lc0 can demonstrate such horror games, its future is bleak ! :roll:
by ernest
Tue Dec 18, 2018 11:48 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Komodo 12.3 is out
Replies: 76
Views: 14354

Re: Komodo 12.3 is out

It seems that a good chunk of the benefit of 7 man TB is just the rook and 2p vs rook and p endgame plus the small KPPPkpp, which can be put on a fairly small SSD along with 6 man with no big cost of download or SSD. Are you sure ??? A pawn will necessarily promote, so you will absolutely need the ...
by ernest
Thu Dec 13, 2018 11:56 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: My longest game (LC0)
Replies: 9
Views: 1837

Re: My longest game (LC0)

Obviously, something is very wrong with that version of Lc0... :shock:

I just hope somebody of the Lc0 team can comment
by ernest
Fri Dec 07, 2018 11:54 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Home made engine ranking: Critter 1.6a??
Replies: 10
Views: 1521

Re: Home made engine ranking: Critter 1.6a??

... and I am surprised at your results, with asmFish being so much ahead of Stockfish 10 ! :shock:

Maybe it's an error-bar problem...
by ernest
Fri Dec 07, 2018 8:13 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: Eight-Headed Monsters X 8CPU
Replies: 29
Views: 3258

Re: Eight-Headed Monsters X 8CPU

Maybe I am reading this wrong, but I think Graham deserves more respect than you seem to be showing him. Yes you are reading this wrong, and I don't like your "holier than thou" attitude. Graham and I know each other on this Forum for many many years, and I am quite sure he is not upset. But just f...
by ernest
Fri Dec 07, 2018 4:01 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: Eight-Headed Monsters X 8CPU
Replies: 29
Views: 3258

Re: Eight-Headed Monsters X 8CPU

Graham Banks wrote:
Thu Dec 06, 2018 7:41 pm
ernest wrote:
Thu Dec 06, 2018 6:03 pm
No graphics card for Lc0/DeusX ?
No graphics card, as this computer was originally built with only chess in mind.
Looked at the Round 1 results : Lc0 and DeusX have disappeared.

So I was right, it was a joke to include them... (?)
by ernest
Thu Dec 06, 2018 6:03 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: Eight-Headed Monsters X 8CPU
Replies: 29
Views: 3258

Re: Eight-Headed Monsters X 8CPU

Graham Banks wrote:
Thu Dec 06, 2018 5:47 am
EIGHT-HEADED MONSTERS X 8CPU

Intel Xeon X5430x2 Octal
ChessGUI
2048mb hash where possible
3-4-5 piece tablebases
Ponder off
ICCFMasters0915.cgb book
40 moves in 30 minutes repeating
All engines 64-bit where available
All engines using 8 cores
9 Round Swiss
No graphics card for Lc0/DeusX ?
by ernest
Fri Nov 16, 2018 2:34 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: 100 Elo nosedive
Replies: 9
Views: 1940

Re: 100 Elo nosedive

Dann Corbit wrote:
Fri Nov 16, 2018 1:03 am
Well, that hoax played pretty well in TCEC.
That's what I said... it works !

Not sure anybody has a deep understanding about how it progresses... 8-)