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by mclane
Wed Jul 10, 2019 4:19 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Lc0 question
Replies: 45
Views: 3627

Re: Lc0 question

The idea of LC0 is not to win against stockfish, The idea of LC0 is to play a better chess. A chess on a different quality level. Not the stupid machine chess stockfish is doing, Why would anyone feel the need to do a race with stockfish ?? The competition between LC0 and others is not about elo. It...
by mclane
Tue Jul 09, 2019 9:12 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Ferret 1.00 v258 - program from 1995
Replies: 36
Views: 4398

Re: Ferret 1.00 v258 - program from 1995

To all the chess programmers who gave us the engines to do our best hobby.

Respect to those who have gone. Don Dailey, David Broughton.
by mclane
Sun Jul 07, 2019 7:44 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Lc0 question
Replies: 45
Views: 3627

Re: Lc0 question

I wonder why the people need this race between Stockfish and lc0.
Isn’t it enough Stockfish and Komodo and Houdini do this race ??
by mclane
Sun Jul 07, 2019 2:00 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Lc0 question
Replies: 45
Views: 3627

Re: Lc0 question

Oh my god. Another „is LC0 stronger then Stockfish“ debate.

It’s so boring,

And how to choose the hardware. To make it possible.

Hardware. How boring.
I prefer decreasing the speed of hardware.
I don’t understand that you want faster hardware. Why ?
by mclane
Sun Jul 07, 2019 8:51 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Lc0 question
Replies: 45
Views: 3627

Re: Lc0 question

maybe. when i put lc0 on my slowest tablet to make 1-15 nps, and let it run against my modern dedicated chess computers (300 mhz arm cpu with Johan de Konings THE KING engine), it plays like a human would do it. nice games. sometimes saccing a piece for a plan. or like we dream we would play. 50 yea...
by mclane
Sun Jul 07, 2019 6:56 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Lc0 question
Replies: 45
Views: 3627

Re: Lc0 question

Stockfish plays machine chess, although developed by humans.
LC0 plays human chess, although developed by a machine.


The philosophical impact of this cannot be underestimated.
by mclane
Sun Jun 30, 2019 8:52 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Cock de Gorter passed away
Replies: 20
Views: 3544

Re: Cock de Gorter passed away

So many people go. We liked. We will miss.
Let's hope we can all do computer chess in heaven...
And we see us all again. Miss all the ones who have gone. Cock and Don.
by mclane
Sun Jun 30, 2019 3:10 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Cock de Gorter passed away
Replies: 20
Views: 3544

Re: Cock de Gorter passed away

This is a very sad news. I met cock de gorter at the aegon tournaments in den Haag. He was a very nice guy, friendly. Honorable. Always giving his best for computerchess. I remember a scene at the tournament in Paderborn where I had to operate chess system tal. There was another program, hiarcs, nor...
by mclane
Sun Jun 30, 2019 11:13 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Summer time - how does your PC cooling solution perform?
Replies: 11
Views: 1094

Re: Summer time - how does your PC cooling solution perform?

I am using dedicated chess computers with 8 Bit cpu.
They are the better products.
by mclane
Tue Jun 25, 2019 6:47 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: REBEL 10 benchmark on modern computer
Replies: 11
Views: 1563

Re: REBEL 10 benchmark on modern computer

As a t seems the benchmark is not giving reasonable results, better trust on NPS after 2 minutes from new game Position.