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by JohnW
Mon Feb 10, 2020 6:18 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Fritz 17 - Buyer beware..
Replies: 9
Views: 734

Re: Fritz 17 - Buyer beware..

I thought I would share the strange behavior Fritz 17's tournament feature has displayed for me over the past week or so. The other day I ran a small Swiss tournament and let it run while I was doing other things. I came back later to check on the results and the winner of the tournament had played...
by JohnW
Mon Feb 10, 2020 4:42 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Fritz 17 - Buyer beware..
Replies: 9
Views: 734

Fritz 17 - Buyer beware..

I thought I would share the strange behavior Fritz 17's tournament feature has displayed for me over the past week or so. The other day I ran a small Swiss tournament and let it run while I was doing other things. I came back later to check on the results and the winner of the tournament had played ...
by JohnW
Sat Feb 01, 2020 1:21 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: A command line tool to make a picture of a chess position
Replies: 7
Views: 723

Re: A command line tool to make a picture of a chess position

Dann Corbit wrote:
Sat Feb 01, 2020 4:08 am
JohnW wrote:
Fri Jan 31, 2020 11:06 pm
Is there an advantage to using the command line instead of using something like Fritz 17 or Arena?
Imagine if you wanted to do 15,000 images.
That's a good point, though I can't imagine ever wanting to do that I am sure somebody would.
by JohnW
Fri Jan 31, 2020 11:06 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: A command line tool to make a picture of a chess position
Replies: 7
Views: 723

Re: A command line tool to make a picture of a chess position

Is there an advantage to using the command line instead of using something like Fritz 17 or Arena?
by JohnW
Wed Jan 22, 2020 3:23 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: How do you know if your cpu is equal to your gpu?
Replies: 70
Views: 3919

Re: How do you know if your cpu is equal to your gpu?

I am hoping the experts here can educate me. When comparing a cpu based engine like Stockfish 11 to a gpu based engine like Lc0 how do you know that your cpu is equal to your gpu and the games will be on a level playing field? If one piece of hardware is better than the other then the results are m...
by JohnW
Wed Jan 22, 2020 12:54 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: How do you know if your cpu is equal to your gpu?
Replies: 70
Views: 3919

How do you know if your cpu is equal to your gpu?

I am hoping the experts here can educate me. When comparing a cpu based engine like Stockfish 11 to a gpu based engine like Lc0 how do you know that your cpu is equal to your gpu and the games will be on a level playing field? If one piece of hardware is better than the other then the results are me...
by JohnW
Sat Jan 11, 2020 2:56 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: How to set MultiPV in Komodo?
Replies: 4
Views: 494

How to set MultiPV in Komodo?

I purchased Komodo 13.2.5 this week and I was reading the README file that mentions it beating Stockfish 10 in a test match when in MCTS mode and the MultiPV=6. I wanted to experiment with that with some other engines but I don't see any setting in the Engine Parameters(Fritz 17 GUI) called "MultiPV...
by JohnW
Sat Jan 04, 2020 7:56 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: GUI's that support concurrent games?
Replies: 2
Views: 372

GUI's that support concurrent games?

I know the Banksia gui supports concurrent engine vs engine games, are there any others? I thought the Fritz gui used to but it doesn't seem like it does now.

Thank you..