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by silentshark
Mon Nov 11, 2019 9:34 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Francesca 0.26 Released
Replies: 3
Views: 377

Re: Francesca 0.26 Released

Damir wrote:
Mon Nov 11, 2019 8:36 pm
Thanks Tom. Do you have Jerry there with you too somewhere ? :) :) :wink:
:D
by silentshark
Mon Nov 11, 2019 7:12 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: New engine releases 2019
Replies: 400
Views: 101107

Re: New engine releases 2019

Francesca 0.26, you can grab from www.silentshark.co.uk. Hopefully, about +50 ELO compared to 0.25.
by silentshark
Mon Nov 11, 2019 7:11 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Francesca 0.26 Released
Replies: 3
Views: 377

Francesca 0.26 Released

New version, you can grab from my website, www.silentshark.co.uk Changes, as per readme.txt file Lots of little changes! Change to IID, simplification. Slightly more aggressive LMR. Slighly less agressive futility pruning. A number of minor speed optimisations. Tweak to move ordering when in check. ...
by silentshark
Sat Oct 05, 2019 7:04 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: Francesca MAD 0.25 64-bit Gauntlet for CCRL 40/40
Replies: 2
Views: 565

Re: Francesca MAD 0.25 64-bit Gauntlet for CCRL 40/40

Thanks so much for running the gauntlet.

I'm struggling to make progress now. Probably need to look at the eval as that isn't very good..

Cheers,
Tom
by silentshark
Thu Oct 03, 2019 8:58 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: 76th Amateur Series Division 5
Replies: 15
Views: 2474

Re: 76th Amateur Series Division 5

76TH AMATEUR SERIES (Division 5) Intel i5 Quad ChessGUI 256mb hash each 3-4-5 piece tablebases Ponder off GBSelect2019.cgb book 40 moves in 25 minutes repeating (adapted for the CCRL) 4 cycles 44 rounds All engines 64-bit where available The top engine will be promoted, while the bottom engine will...
by silentshark
Sat Aug 17, 2019 4:37 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: 75th Amateur Series Division 5
Replies: 13
Views: 2358

Re: 75th Amateur Series Division 5

Great tournament, thanks to all whose engines participated, and especially for Graham for running the whole piece.
by silentshark
Wed Aug 07, 2019 7:25 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Francesca 0.25 Released
Replies: 12
Views: 2642

Re: Francesca 0.25 Released

I hate issues like this. Can't reproduce the problem.. don't suppose there's a debug log from this game is there? Maybe mistakenly, I do not normally switch on debug logging. I'm going to do that next time when Francesca plays. Cool.. thanks. Think the issue is something to do with mate scores in t...
by silentshark
Wed Aug 07, 2019 5:58 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Francesca 0.25 Released
Replies: 12
Views: 2642

Re: Francesca 0.25 Released

I am wondering if it's hash table related. I try not to store mate scores in the hash table, but on inspection, certain (deeper) mate scores are being stored. Maybe this is the issue.. not sure.
by silentshark
Wed Aug 07, 2019 5:34 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Francesca 0.25 Released
Replies: 12
Views: 2642

Re: Francesca 0.25 Released

I hate issues like this. Can't reproduce the problem.. don't suppose there's a debug log from this game is there?
by silentshark
Fri Aug 02, 2019 7:05 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Francesca 0.25 Released
Replies: 12
Views: 2642

Re: Francesca 0.25 Released

Tom, I have just finished a tournament and submitted the games to our database. This was the last game: [Event "Francesca MAD 0.25 64-bit - Jul 29"] [Site "Szentendre"] [Date "2019.08.02"] [Round "32"] [White "Twisted Logic 20090922 64-bit"] [Black "Francesca MAD 0.25 64-bit"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [E...