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by Zagalo
Sun May 30, 2010 2:07 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: is rybka worth the money
Replies: 29
Views: 7211

Re: is rybka worth the money

Engines are not bought for strength only, otherwise no one would've bought Shredder, Junior, Hiarcs, Naum..etc
by Zagalo
Sun May 30, 2010 12:15 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: is rybka worth the money
Replies: 29
Views: 7211

Re: is rybka worth the money

Is official now.

CCRL 40/4: Rybka 4 64-bit 4CPU 3286, Stockfish 1.7.1 64-bit 4CPU 3229

CEGT 40/4 : Rybka 4.0 x64 4CPU 3265, Stockfish 1.7.1 64-bit 4 CPU 3198

CEGT 40/20: Rybka 4 x64 4CPU 3220, Stockfish 1.7.1 x64 4CPU 3159

CCRL FRC: Rybka 4 64-bit 3298, Stockfish 1.7 64-bit 3216
by Zagalo
Sat May 29, 2010 10:29 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Lieden 2010
Replies: 31
Views: 9638

Re: Leiden 2010

The battle of the clusters. Leiden round 6: Rybka 4 - Deep Sjeng http://rybkaforum.net/cgi-bin/rybkaforum/topic_show.pl?tid=17167 http://rybkaforum.net/mwf/rybkaattach/54/253254/r67.jpg AG,SUJ - Deep Sjeng 3.2 BL24AC [C45] Blitz:80' LONDON, 29.05.2010 2048MB, Cryptic.ctg, PC-25 1.e4 0 1...e5 B 0 2.N...
by Zagalo
Sat May 29, 2010 10:12 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Lieden 2010
Replies: 31
Views: 9638

Re: Leiden 2010

PauloSoare wrote:Glaurung clone? A bad joke.
If you remove Glaurung code from SF you will be left with a bad joke !
by Zagalo
Sat May 29, 2010 10:04 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: is rybka worth the money
Replies: 29
Views: 7211

Re: is rybka worth the money

i have played aginst it a few times with 60/15 time contorl on playchess and have beaten it. so is it worth it to buy. i use stockfish 1.7.1. So SF 1.7.1 is stronger than Rybka 4?. Some early testing shows Rybka 4 is 65 elo better than SF (and that will increase for sure). Even single core Rybka 4 ...
by Zagalo
Sat May 29, 2010 12:59 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Lieden 2010
Replies: 31
Views: 9638

Re: Leiden 2010

In my opinion, the derogatory term "clone" only applies to projects where copyright violations have occurred, like the Ippolit branches and unsanctioned Crafty experiments. The neutral open source term is "fork". ... ... Anyway, Glaurung by any other name is hell to beat. ;) Well I think there is a...
by Zagalo
Fri May 28, 2010 8:48 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: iPad or iFad ??
Replies: 7
Views: 1305

Re: iPad or iFad ??

Just wait and m$ will clone it as they did clone the Mac OS and called it windows!

One if the biggest selling points of Apple products is the Name! Would you want and iPad or the dull (tablet PC)!

iPhone, iPod, iPad.. The name sells good!
by Zagalo
Fri May 28, 2010 8:39 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Lieden 2010
Replies: 31
Views: 9638

Re: Leiden 2010

Of course we would be allowed to participate. I even received a personal invitation to the Leiden tournament this year. I didn't know you are really still an official member of SF development team. What I know is that SF is a clone of Glaurung. Then you joined the team of cloners and dumped your ow...
by Zagalo
Fri May 28, 2010 12:07 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Lieden 2010
Replies: 31
Views: 9638

Re: Leiden 2010

IanO wrote: Too bad the Stockfish team aren't competing. What kind of incentives would it take for them to come to a tournament?
Clones are not allowed ;)
by Zagalo
Fri May 28, 2010 12:03 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Rybka 4, free download?
Replies: 41
Views: 15865

Re: Rybka 4, free download?

Uri, I couldn't disagree more. There is absolutely nothing wrong with Vas allowing access to his software for a fee. Vas is a business man, and the WC had no rules that you couldn't use any tools available for preparation. It didn't help as the result showed, but that's another story ... I think it...