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by schack
Tue Oct 20, 2020 1:52 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: CTF Survey
Replies: 65
Views: 2545

Re: CTF Survey

2. Should be closed. Absolutely.
by schack
Fri Oct 09, 2020 2:29 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Final Release of Ethereal, V12.75
Replies: 126
Views: 6464

Re: Final Release of Ethereal, V12.75

Andrew - I think this an opportunity rather than a bad situation. SF seems to be abandoning work on the classical evaluation. All the search modifications are to suit NNUE, not classical eval. Komodo, too, appears to be heading in the NNUE direction. Why not focus on making Ethereal the strongest ha...
by schack
Thu Oct 01, 2020 9:08 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Checking the backends with the new lc0 binary
Replies: 28
Views: 1951

Re: Checking the backends with the new lc0 binary

Any sense of whether DX12 will be faster for 20x256 nets? My 2060 will struggle to keep up with the 30x384. :)
by schack
Sun Aug 30, 2020 1:51 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: The most stupid idea by the Stockfish Team
Replies: 66
Views: 9991

Re: The most stupid idea by the Stockfish Team

[quote=Vinvin post_id=858336 time=1598795349 user_id=299] [quote=Damir post_id=858287 time=1598780777 user_id=3761] Now each exe will be over 21 MB.. [/quote] What's your problem with a 21 MB file ? [quote=Damir post_id=858289 time=1598781196 user_id=3761] I would prefer to manually install and remo...
by schack
Sun Aug 30, 2020 1:51 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: The most stupid idea by the Stockfish Team
Replies: 66
Views: 9991

Re: The most stupid idea by the Stockfish Team

Compiled it myself, true, but at the risk of hubris, I think my system is clean. [quote=syzygy post_id=858333 time=1598794899 user_id=6292] [quote=schack post_id=858330 time=1598794132 user_id=5142] Biggest problem for now is that embedding is creating false positives on some systems. https://www.vi...
by schack
Sun Aug 30, 2020 1:28 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: The most stupid idea by the Stockfish Team
Replies: 66
Views: 9991

Re: The most stupid idea by the Stockfish Team

Biggest problem for now is that embedding is creating false positives on some systems.

https://www.virustotal.com/gui/file-ana ... /detection
by schack
Tue Aug 18, 2020 7:47 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: this will be the merge of a lifetime : SF 80 Elo+
Replies: 121
Views: 19047

Re: this will be the merge of a lifetime : SF 80 Elo+

@deberger - what value should I use for NNUEThreshold2 in the updated code after today's "fallback to NNUE" push? 0? Infinite? [quote=Deberger post_id=855403 time=1596939643 user_id=12155] [quote=schack post_id=855399 time=1596937188 user_id=5142] Ok. What's the trivial change to the source code? [q...
by schack
Sun Aug 09, 2020 1:39 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: this will be the merge of a lifetime : SF 80 Elo+
Replies: 121
Views: 19047

Re: this will be the merge of a lifetime : SF 80 Elo+

Ok. What's the trivial change to the source code? [quote=Deberger post_id=855397 time=1596931848 user_id=12155] [quote=carldaman post_id=855385 time=1596920236 user_id=6402] It defeats the purpose if the NNUE cannot always be set to active [as an option], because then you're at the mercy of the engi...