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Thank you ,as always!
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In ultra fast games 2.3 seems to be much stronger than 2.2.2
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Thanks to the Stockfish team, plus you too Jim.
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Thank you very much Stockfish team!
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ELO increase is very limited, it is mainly a minor release to flush
the accumulated work. From the user point of view the biggest thing is
that SF should not crash anymore even with many threads because a
nasty SMP bug causing a rare but repetitive crash has been fixed.
As always: Thank you very much to all Stockfish team!
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Thanks Jim. Thanks Stockfish team.
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Thanks Jim, very kind and helpful as usual.
Just a couple of quick notes.
1) For people compiling themself the Stockfish bench signature is: 5416292 It means that if you run ./stockfish bench then it should show 5416292 nodes searched. This means that the compile is correct.
2) For people running / using under Android / iPhone with more than one thread, I'd suggest to set "Use Sleeping Threads" option. This allows to save power and battery and strength is practically the same.
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Great! Waiting for the new Houdini and we get a new Stockfish !