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by dannyb
Wed Oct 23, 2019 4:23 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: google quantum computer
Replies: 8
Views: 309

Re: google quantum computer

ernest wrote:
Wed Oct 23, 2019 4:03 pm
Wasn't there such an announcement by Google just a month ago, and a disclaimer followed ?
the paper was published on NASA's site and immediately removed (probably because it was not yet peer-reviewed?)
by dannyb
Wed Oct 23, 2019 5:42 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: "Deep Ice 4" Chess Engine Release Notes..
Replies: 4
Views: 410

Re: "Deep Ice 4" Chess Engine Release Notes..

thanks! hopefully we'll see Ice in the next TCEC season then
by dannyb
Sun Oct 20, 2019 11:21 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: buying a new computer
Replies: 280
Views: 33171

Re: buying a new computer

Geonerd wrote:
Fri Oct 18, 2019 6:18 pm
dannyb wrote:
Fri Oct 18, 2019 10:03 am
how much slower than a second gen TR?
http://www.ipmanchess.yolasite.com/amd- ... -bench.php

Scores are a bit scattered, possibly reflecting memory configuration and speed? Gen 2 seems a hair faster...
that's a very useful site!
by dannyb
Sun Oct 20, 2019 11:20 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: buying a new computer
Replies: 280
Views: 33171

Re: buying a new computer

Watch for Black Friday prices on the second gen chips too. Last November I picked up a brand new 16-core first gen TR (1950x) for $405 from Newegg. how much slower than a second gen TR? Not twice as slow. When I bought it, the new 2950x was retailing for $700, boasting speed improvements of 0.2GHz....
by dannyb
Sat Oct 19, 2019 8:18 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Komodo 13.2 Release
Replies: 14
Views: 2128

Re: Komodo 13.2 Release

Larry, are you and Mark also working on a NN version?
by dannyb
Fri Oct 18, 2019 6:54 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: TR 3
Replies: 13
Views: 746

Re: TR 3

The power company is already sending me notices and graphs showing me what a power hog I am. Look! You're using twice as much electricity as your neighbors! Would you like us to help you learn how to conserve energy? :shock: tell them it's for some scientific distributed computing project. Don't te...
by dannyb
Fri Oct 18, 2019 10:03 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: buying a new computer
Replies: 280
Views: 33171

Re: buying a new computer

Albert Silver wrote:
Thu Oct 17, 2019 9:40 pm
Watch for Black Friday prices on the second gen chips too. Last November I picked up a brand new 16-core first gen TR (1950x) for $405 from Newegg.
how much slower than a second gen TR?
by dannyb
Fri Oct 18, 2019 9:57 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: TR 3
Replies: 13
Views: 746

Re: TR 3

shrapnel wrote:
Fri Oct 18, 2019 9:37 am
AMD is useless for lc0.
But you always need a cpu to run lc0 on a gpu :D
by dannyb
Fri Oct 18, 2019 6:31 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: GUI under lan
Replies: 10
Views: 744

Re: GUI under lan

hgm wrote:
Tue Oct 15, 2019 9:35 am
The p2p source code is available in my on-line git repository.
thanks!
by dannyb
Tue Oct 15, 2019 7:33 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: GUI under lan
Replies: 10
Views: 744

Re: GUI under lan

I also made a pseudo-engine for allowing humans to play remotely ageinst each other. (Which is not what the OP wants, btw.) It is called p2p.exe. when run as an engine in a GUI on both ends, it allows you to set up a peer-to-peer connection. The p2p.exe on one machine then plays as the human on the...