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by MikeB
Thu Aug 22, 2019 1:23 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: MateFinder 9
Replies: 47
Views: 9039

Re: MateFinder 9

May be your position is too difficult. Try a #5. [D]rk6/p1r3p1/P3B1Kp/1p2B3/8/8/8/8 w - - 0 1 Current SF could not solve it in some hours. One thread, slow computer. Kind regards Bernhard Almost two days, and SF-dev (1 thread) still hasn't found the mate in 5. In fact, this search has taken so long...
by MikeB
Thu Aug 22, 2019 1:14 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: MateFinder 9
Replies: 47
Views: 9039

Re: MateFinder 9

Here is a link: https://drive.google.com/open?id=1vRP3XonHsYMajIyiGzVC5hpGL0iEO7Qi It's about 4 MB after compression, and 27 MB when decompressed. single ciore since my computer was busy running a match rRq5/1B4K1/1B6/3p3p/7p/1k1p4/8/8 b - - acd 29; acs 0; bm Qd7+; ce 32740; dm 14; pm Qd7+; pv Qd7+...
by MikeB
Wed Aug 21, 2019 4:04 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Crystal
Replies: 15
Views: 1018

Re: Crystal

I had intended to "release" this quite some time ago, but I never seemed to reach a point where I consider it finished (and still have not). Nevertheless, I thought I would go ahead and post the branch here for those who might be interested. Crystal remains quite similar to Stockfish, though the de...
by MikeB
Wed Aug 21, 2019 3:04 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Coming soon ...an engine with a ~3000 Elo ...
Replies: 7
Views: 1062

Re: Coming soon ...an engine with a ~3000 Elo ...

Just added adaptive play as well - here are the preliminary results vs the "ratings" versions - the sweet spot seems to be between 1400 and 2100 - it automatically adjust to your level of play throughout the game. It will give back points as long as you don't get too far behind, Once you fall a que...
by MikeB
Wed Aug 21, 2019 1:22 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Mate-in-4
Replies: 7
Views: 380

Re: Mate-in-4

rk6/p1r3p1/P3B1Kp/1p2B3/8/8/8/8 w - - 0 1 The related mate -in 5 position with current near release Honey X5i 23 threads , 7 man syzygy 4096M hash 33 #5 75.3M 0:03.51 Bd7 b4 Kf7 b3 Ke8 b2 Kd8 b1=Q Bxc7# 32 #5! 75.2M 0:03.51 Bd7! 31 0.00 61.2M 0:02.86 Bd5 Kc8 Bxa8 Rc4 Bxg7 Ra4 Bb7+ Kc7 Bxh6 b4 Bg7 b...
by MikeB
Wed Aug 21, 2019 1:02 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: asmfish updated to Stockfish 10
Replies: 4
Views: 546

Re: asmfish updated to Stockfish 10

ChickenLogic wrote:
Mon Aug 19, 2019 4:37 am
CounterPly's fork is "302 commits ahead, 2 commits behind lantonov:master". It should be stronger: https://github.com/CounterPly/asmFish
Thanks - updated variety and matefinder for all flavors of OS can be found here.

https://github.com/MichaelB7/asmFish-CounterPly
by MikeB
Wed Aug 21, 2019 12:02 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Coming soon ...an engine with a ~3000 Elo ...
Replies: 7
Views: 1062

Re: Coming soon ...an engine with a ~3000 Elo ...

Just added adaptive play as well - here are the preliminary results vs the "ratings" versions - the sweet spot seems to be between 1400 and 2100 - it automatically adjust to your level of play throughout the game. It will give back points as long as you don't get too far behind, Once you fall a que...
by MikeB
Tue Aug 20, 2019 8:38 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Coming soon ...an engine with a ~3000 Elo ...
Replies: 7
Views: 1062

Re: Coming soon ...an engine with a ~3000 Elo ...

Just added adaptive play as well - here are the preliminary results vs the "ratings" versions - the sweet spot seems to be between 1400 and 2100 - it automatically adjust to your level of play throughout the game. It will give back points as long as you don't get too far behind, Once you fall a quee...
by MikeB
Mon Aug 19, 2019 3:33 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Building PC
Replies: 20
Views: 1210

Re: Building PC

Dollars per node, the new Epyc chips win. And I expect the new threadrippers to really shine. I hope for October. I may just go Epyc, but it would be nice to have a quiet machine for once. https://www.newegg.com/supermicro-mbd-h11dsi-n702-ma015-o-dual-amd-epyc-7000-series/p/N82E16813183691 This mot...
by MikeB
Mon Aug 19, 2019 3:08 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Mate-in-4
Replies: 7
Views: 380

Re: Mate-in-4

current Honey X5i ( based on current dev-SF), one thread 16 MB info depth 44 seldepth 106 multipv 1 score mate 4 nodes 32774413 nps 2447861 hashfull 1000 tbhits 0 time 13389 pv g6f7 b4b3 f7e7 h6h5 e7d8 g7g6 e5c7 same engine, same settings , one thread, 16 MB but this time with 7 man syzygy , total n...