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by Sergei S. Markoff
Thu Feb 01, 2018 12:58 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: SmarThink 1.98 is out
Replies: 26
Views: 7723

Re: SmarThink 1.98 is out

Thanks for this release. :D Will give it a go in the next days. The Linux version identifies itself with the following uci string: id name SmarThink 1.97 This seems like a little slip. Just out of curiosity: Why do you use 10 mb as the default Hash size? All other engines I know use a power of 2. T...
by Sergei S. Markoff
Wed Jan 31, 2018 11:21 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: SmarThink 1.98 is out
Replies: 26
Views: 7723

Re: SmarThink 1.98 is out

Ray Bongalon wrote:Thanks again, working perfectly now.
Any book.smt out there? Cheers.
I don't have any modern book, just use any public book in your GUI.
by Sergei S. Markoff
Wed Jan 31, 2018 11:13 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: SmarThink 1.98 is out
Replies: 26
Views: 7723

Re: SmarThink 1.98 is out

Thank you very much for the update. By the way, 32bit is working fine. But the 64bit is looking for a libmmd.dll and svml_dispmd.dll. My desktop OS is Win10 Ent. Regards, Ray Same problem here. Sorry, that's Intel compiler again :( You can download and install Intel redistributable DLLs package fro...
by Sergei S. Markoff
Wed Jan 31, 2018 10:56 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: SmarThink 1.98 is out
Replies: 26
Views: 7723

Re: SmarThink 1.98 is out

Graham Banks wrote:Sergei - is there a link to download the necessary dll files?
https://software.intel.com/en-us/articl ... or-windows
by Sergei S. Markoff
Wed Jan 31, 2018 10:04 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: SmarThink 1.98 is out
Replies: 26
Views: 7723

Re: SmarThink 1.98 is out

AVX2 is the best if your CPU fits it, then SSE3, then plain _x64 and then _x32.
by Sergei S. Markoff
Wed Jan 31, 2018 9:59 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: SmarThink 1.98 is out
Replies: 26
Views: 7723

Re: SmarThink 1.98 is out

Thank you very much for the update. By the way, 32bit is working fine. But the 64bit is looking for a libmmd.dll and svml_dispmd.dll. My desktop OS is Win10 Ent. Regards, Ray Same problem here. Sorry, that's Intel compiler again :( You can download and install Intel redistributable DLLs package fro...
by Sergei S. Markoff
Wed Jan 31, 2018 9:59 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: SmarThink 1.98 is out
Replies: 26
Views: 7723

Re: SmarThink 1.98 is out

Thank you very much for the update. By the way, 32bit is working fine. But the 64bit is looking for a libmmd.dll and svml_dispmd.dll. My desktop OS is Win10 Ent. Regards, Ray Sorry, that's Intel compiler again :( You can download and install Intel redistributable DLLs package from here: https://sof...
by Sergei S. Markoff
Wed Jan 31, 2018 9:22 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: SmarThink 1.98 is out
Replies: 26
Views: 7723

SmarThink 1.98 is out

SmarThink v1.98 — January 2018 release of the engine. Major changes:

— massive eval end search tuning;
— king attack evaluation improved;
— several optimizations;
— Linux (Ubuntu) version included.

Elo estimate: +50

Link: http://smarthink.ru/index_en.html
by Sergei S. Markoff
Wed May 03, 2017 2:48 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: New SmarThink website
Replies: 15
Views: 3294

Re: New SmarThink website

Dann Corbit wrote:I love your engine logos.
They are really interesting.
Thank you!)
by Sergei S. Markoff
Wed May 03, 2017 2:48 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: New SmarThink website
Replies: 15
Views: 3294

Re: New SmarThink website

New SmarThink site: http://smarthink.ru My homepage: http://markoff.science Most recent version continues to crash under wine (macOS), not saying it's your duty to fix, just letting you know. If it would be helpful, I can tell you the last version that does not crash under wine. Or better yet, mayb...