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by Rebel
Tue Oct 20, 2020 7:35 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: A Book For a Vintage Program
Replies: 9
Views: 1098

Re: A Book For a Vintage Program

I'm looking for an opening book for a vintage computer program from the late 1970s. I'm guessing this program has not played any public games since 1978. It will likely not search deeper than 9 plies at human tournament time controls. The program will not be a giant killer but it might be a novelty...
by Rebel
Tue Oct 20, 2020 5:24 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Benjamin 2.0 - Tactical Analysis Engine
Replies: 25
Views: 2138

Benjamin 2.0 - Tactical Analysis Engine

Benjamin 2.0 - Tactical Analysis Engine. Benjamain 2.0 goes one step further than the first version, the focus of version 1.0 was on playing style, version 2.0 is meant as an analysis tool to quickly find tactical shots. We ran a tactical suite of 100 positions (mainly positions from the excellent C...
by Rebel
Sun Oct 18, 2020 11:14 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: New engine releases 2020
Replies: 515
Views: 134448

Re: New engine releases 2020

Weiss 1.2 released with 120 self-play elo, I expect 80 or so in lists https://github.com/TerjeKir/weiss/releases/tag/v1.2 Static exchange evaluation has sadly made Weiss a bit slower :( but on the plus side compiling is now easier - just 'make' will likely be optimal for any machine. Also no longer...
by Rebel
Sun Oct 18, 2020 8:30 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: New engine releases 2020
Replies: 515
Views: 134448

Re: New engine releases 2020

Weiss 1.2 released with 120 self-play elo, I expect 80 or so in lists https://github.com/TerjeKir/weiss/releases/tag/v1.2 Static exchange evaluation has sadly made Weiss a bit slower :( but on the plus side compiling is now easier - just 'make' will likely be optimal for any machine. Also no longer...
by Rebel
Wed Oct 14, 2020 3:22 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Minic version 2
Replies: 157
Views: 42038

Re: Minic version 2

Minic 2.51 is available. https://github.com/tryingsomestuff/Minic/releases/tag/2.51 NNUE performance is just crazy with this release, as shown in previous post. Have fun. SRL 1000ms, quite some differences between the 4 nets I tested with version 2.51 The SRL rating list of : Wed Oct 14 17:06:37 20...
by Rebel
Mon Oct 12, 2020 7:13 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: INTERESTING Engines with Unique Styles (Unlike SF)
Replies: 56
Views: 5983

Re: INTERESTING Engines with Unique Styles (Unlike SF)

Also, have you tested MACHEID or any other personalities? :) Tested some oldies from 1999 :wink: MEA 1000ms EPD : epd\benjamin.epd Time : 1000ms Max Time Hash Engine Points Used Time Found Pos Elo Score Score ms Mb Cpu Errors 1 ProDeo Q3 610 00:01:21.1 61 100 2440 1000 61.00% 1000 128 1 0 2 Stockfi...
by Rebel
Mon Oct 12, 2020 6:17 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: INTERESTING Engines with Unique Styles (Unlike SF)
Replies: 56
Views: 5983

Re: INTERESTING Engines with Unique Styles (Unlike SF)

When it's about ideas you might want to add the old 1999 Q3 personality to the list. 100 positions, mainly from the excellent CSS-WM test. r5k1/2p1b1p1/6bp/p4P2/q3pP2/2PnB2P/PP1N4/KR3Q1R b - - bm Nb4; r1bk3r/1pp2pp1/p2p1n1p/5q2/8/4BN2/PPPQ1PPP/3RR1K1 w - - bm Bb6; r1bqkb1r/4pppp/p1p5/2ppP3/8/2P2N2/...
by Rebel
Mon Oct 12, 2020 5:58 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: INTERESTING Engines with Unique Styles (Unlike SF)
Replies: 56
Views: 5983

Re: INTERESTING Engines with Unique Styles (Unlike SF)

When it's about ideas you might want to add the old 1999 Q3 personality to the list. 100 positions, mainly from the excellent CSS-WM test. r5k1/2p1b1p1/6bp/p4P2/q3pP2/2PnB2P/PP1N4/KR3Q1R b - - bm Nb4; r1bk3r/1pp2pp1/p2p1n1p/5q2/8/4BN2/PPPQ1PPP/3RR1K1 w - - bm Bb6; r1bqkb1r/4pppp/p1p5/2ppP3/8/2P2N2/P...
by Rebel
Mon Oct 12, 2020 5:53 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Winter
Replies: 13
Views: 2057

Re: Winter

Winter 0.9 +71 on SRL :wink: Max Time Hash Engine Points Used Time Found Pos Elo Score Score ms Mb Cpu Errors 1 Stockfish 12 341638 11:34:09.7 25383 40000 3416 400000 85.41% 1000 128 1 0 23 Winter 0.9 298713 10:06:38.6 20518 40000 2987 400000 74.68% 1000 128 1 0 33 Winter 0.8 291596 10:02:03.0 20057...
by Rebel
Sun Oct 11, 2020 8:56 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Polyglot++ simplified
Replies: 0
Views: 569

Polyglot++ simplified

Poly 1.6

Seems I have made Poly too complicated, questions I get by email not always end successfully, hence a simplified version.

http://rebel13.nl/download/books.html