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by Geonerd
Mon Nov 19, 2018 4:10 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Lc0 va SF-6
Replies: 2
Views: 611

Re: Lc0 va SF-6

Move 80 - the deepest queen sac I've ever seen! :P
by Geonerd
Wed Sep 12, 2018 1:54 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: If you could buy any single CPU system for chess . . .
Replies: 32
Views: 4316

Re: If you could buy any single CPU system for chess . . .

Check out http://www.ipmanchess.yolasite.com/amd- ... -bench.php
You'll find a wide variety of hardware. IMO, older server hardware can offer a great bang-for-the-buck value. Be sure to get plenty of memory to support large hash tables when running overnight "thinks."
by Geonerd
Fri Aug 10, 2018 11:12 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: TCEC season 13, 2 NN engines will be participating, Leela and Deus X
Replies: 182
Views: 24077

Re: TCEC season 13, 2 NN engines will be participating, Leela and Deus X

whereagles wrote:
Fri Aug 10, 2018 4:57 pm
milos, you might think tcec is a joke but fact is everybody is having great fun there.
Milos may need some help with that strange word you used. ;)

Here ya go, dude! https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fun
by Geonerd
Fri Aug 10, 2018 2:27 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: TCEC season 13, 2 NN engines will be participating, Leela and Deus X
Replies: 182
Views: 24077

Re: TCEC season 13, 2 NN engines will be participating, Leela and Deus X

frankp wrote:
Thu Aug 09, 2018 1:52 pm
Leela wins Div4 with a round to spare.

Second place a fight between wasp and the AS clone of leela (with different weights file).
Given the drama surrounding Deus X, will Wasp advance to D3 in its place?
by Geonerd
Wed Aug 08, 2018 6:54 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Leela will use Net 10480 in TCEC Div3
Replies: 44
Views: 6529

Re: Leela will use Net 10480 in TCEC Div3

pohl4711 wrote:
Wed Aug 08, 2018 6:03 am

I doubt, that DeusX will be allowed to play in Div 3.
https://blog.lczero.org/2018/08/07/mistake/
Interesting. While Albert's video did set off my BS detector, I thought his approach to developing weights made quite a bit of sense.
by Geonerd
Wed Aug 08, 2018 5:57 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Leela will use Net 10480 in TCEC Div3
Replies: 44
Views: 6529

Re: Leela will use Net 10480 in TCEC Div3

Don't go popcnt-ing your chickens just yet! :wink: The top three are enjoying a nice slugfest, and there are 'enough' games yet to play...
Kudos to Wasp for keeping the NN programs more than honest.
by Geonerd
Wed Jul 25, 2018 5:41 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Online chess engines on powerul machines - what are the options?
Replies: 44
Views: 4075

Re: Online chess engines on powerul machines - what are the options?

OK, so I need to do some analysis on powerful computer. I do not own one, but I feel ready to pay for renting it. So far I have found two options: 1) Rybka cluster - the price is ridiculous and the engine is obsolete so that's not an option. 2) nextchessmove.com - 20 CPU is fine but they offer max ...