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by RJN
Sat Oct 10, 2015 11:20 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Martin on the SF loss on time
Replies: 110
Views: 28047

Re: Martin on the SF loss on time

2nd video update from Martin:

https://vid.me/9XV0
by RJN
Sat Oct 10, 2015 10:25 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Martin on the SF loss on time
Replies: 110
Views: 28047

Re: Martin on the SF loss on time

SF blows it again on time, with 1 ply to a TCEC win rule. Martin reports it went 88ms over, now the stuff has really hit the fan.....
by RJN
Mon Oct 05, 2015 7:44 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Setting SF to SyzygyProbeDepth=0
Replies: 11
Views: 1708

Re: Setting SF to SyzygyProbeDepth=0

OK, thanks for confirming. But is there another way to get Komodo-like TB hit rates from SF?
by RJN
Mon Oct 05, 2015 6:21 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: Interesting Endgame Position
Replies: 4
Views: 513

Re: Interesting Endgame Position

FinalGen should be able to find results for that position, but not sure how long that would take.

http://finalgenchess.ovh/home_ing.php
by RJN
Mon Oct 05, 2015 3:51 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Setting SF to SyzygyProbeDepth=0
Replies: 11
Views: 1708

Setting SF to SyzygyProbeDepth=0

Hi, in an attempt to get SF to probe Syzygy more aggressively, I edited the ucioptions to allow me to set it to 0, then compiled. Komodo can go to 0, which made me wonder what would happen if I did this to SF. Normally, the minimum is 1 for SF, and 0 for Komodo. I did not really see a difference whe...
by RJN
Thu Oct 01, 2015 4:47 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Lomonosov ChessOK Android App
Replies: 4
Views: 1507

Re: Lomonosov ChessOK Android App

FYI, there have been some updates recently to the 7-man Lomonosov app, very nice improvements such as training modes and PGN abilities.

https://play.google.com/store/apps/deta ... ovtb&hl=en
by RJN
Tue Sep 29, 2015 11:10 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: My computer is rebooting alone. Please help
Replies: 22
Views: 3167

Re: My computer is rebooting alone. Please help

Finally the problem looks is gone. First I cleaned the inner of the chasis with air compressed, but that didn't solve it. Then I unmount all components and make a deep clean one by one, and then mount all again, asuring all connections were ok. From that, one day and a half ago, there have not been...
by RJN
Mon Sep 28, 2015 8:54 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: My computer is rebooting alone. Please help
Replies: 22
Views: 3167

Re: My computer is rebooting alone. Please help

I would remove the RAM first, and reseat, along with all connectors, especially the PS connectors. They can oxidize over time. Make sure your PS is off via the hard switch before doing anything, not a soft-off. If you are not handy with a 'scope, (possibly) try another PS first, or a spare, which is...
by RJN
Fri Sep 18, 2015 8:20 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: "Contempt" in Komodo broken?
Replies: 32
Views: 4360

Re: "Contempt" in Komodo broken?

Does contempt use much overhead, vs having it "off" at 0?