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by Dann Corbit
Fri Sep 20, 2019 6:32 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Hard-Talkchess-2019 set
Replies: 90
Views: 12928

Re: Hard-Talkchess-2019 set

The ep notation d6 is spurious here, since it has no affect on the position. r1b1k1r1/1p2np1p/p1n1pQp1/3p4/3NPP2/P2RB3/2PK2PP/q4B1R w q d6 I prefer: r1b1k1r1/1p2np1p/p1n1pQp1/3p4/3NPP2/P2RB3/2PK2PP/q4B1R w q - I know the EPD standard says always set the flag when the pawn moves 2 spaces. But it doub...
by Dann Corbit
Thu Sep 19, 2019 11:17 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: AMD 64-core EPYC 7H12
Replies: 2
Views: 196

Re: AMD 64-core EPYC 7H12

I guess they must pass all that hot water (since they are liquid cooled) to a big external radiator someplace. That's the only thing that makes sense.
by Dann Corbit
Thu Sep 19, 2019 9:52 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: AMD 64-core EPYC 7H12
Replies: 2
Views: 196

AMD 64-core EPYC 7H12

Two of those would do about 275M NPS with Stockfish
by Dann Corbit
Thu Sep 19, 2019 8:18 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: That Mate in 5 again
Replies: 3
Views: 244

Re: That Mate in 5 again

“Curiously enough, the only thing that went through the mind of the bowl of petunias as it fell was Oh no, not again. Many people have speculated that if we knew exactly why the bowl of petunias had thought that we would know a lot more about the nature of the Universe than we do now.”
by Dann Corbit
Thu Sep 19, 2019 8:12 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Is e4 significantly better than d4?
Replies: 51
Views: 2204

Re: Is e4 significantly better than d4?

1.g3
first and only surprise in the list
by Dann Corbit
Tue Sep 17, 2019 8:52 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Locock Gambit
Replies: 8
Views: 532

Re: Locock Gambit

Here are my analysis records for those positions, up to the exit point: rnbq1b1r/ppp2kp1/3p1n1p/4P3/4P3/8/PPP2PPP/RNBQKB1R b KQ - acd 37; acs 219; bm Nfd7; ce 78; pm Nfd7; pv Nfd7 Bc4+ Kg6 e6 Nc5 Qg4+ Kh7 b4 Qf6 Qf5+ Qxf5 exf5 Ne4 Nd2 Nf6 Bd3 d5 a3 c5 bxc5 Bxc5 Nb3 b6 a4 Nc6 O-O a5 Bb2 Be7 Nd4 Ne5 h...
by Dann Corbit
Sat Sep 14, 2019 8:27 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Out of the Kai 450 positions, 99 not found by SF
Replies: 105
Views: 10175

Re: Out of the Kai 450 positions, 99 not found by SF

It's EPD so it means the side to move is worse so white is better.
by Dann Corbit
Sat Sep 14, 2019 5:19 am
Forum: Chess Players Forum
Topic: something is clearly wrong in the list of chess players
Replies: 2
Views: 487

Re: something is clearly wrong in the list of chess players

Sometimes dups happen when players change from one country to another.