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by RJN
Mon Jul 01, 2013 10:11 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: match 3 , the revenge
Replies: 33
Views: 5482

Re: match 3 , the revenge

No judgements, and I think Houdini is awesome. I was just very surprised how this game turned out, and thought I would post it, FWIW.

Thanks for your observations.
by RJN
Mon Jul 01, 2013 9:51 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: match 3 , the revenge
Replies: 33
Views: 5482

Re: match 3 , the revenge

Again! Houdini 3 really needs some more heuristics when it comes to rook endgames. It plays way below its level in rook endgames. I guess against weaker opponents or at faster time controls being down a pawn in a rook endgame is no problem, but at LTC with stronger opponents it can be very differen...
by RJN
Mon Jul 01, 2013 9:01 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: Komodo: My humble tournament
Replies: 59
Views: 9818

Re: Komodo: My humble tournament

Hi Graham: Thanks, I recall some of your CM900 "personalities", very entertaining back in the day. Updated Komodo Tournament: (Note: in my first post, I forgot to mention ponder is OFF) 621 games played, 40 in 5 minutes, repeating (Round Robin) ELOstat start ELO 3000 7/1/2013 3:52:24 PM : Program El...
by RJN
Sat Jun 29, 2013 2:34 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: Komodo: My humble tournament
Replies: 59
Views: 9818

Komodo: My humble tournament

Hi, my first post here. Thanks for all the contributions from everyone, volunteers, authors both commercial and freebies, too numerous to name. I'm a long time computer chess junkie since the days of Sargon, and even Atari Video Chess. I know I don't hold a candle to some of the testers here (WOW!),...