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by cc2150dx
Sun Feb 28, 2021 3:28 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: An actual interesting computer chess read about FF2
Replies: 51
Views: 4978

Re: An actual interesting computer chess read about FF2

In all the lighthearted frivolity about the law, it seems we’ve missed an article on how an ICCF GM evaluates an analysis partner and comes to prefer FF2. Warning: contains actual chess. https://en.chessbase.com/post/discussing-moves-with-a-neural-network Good read - thanks for the link. One naggin...
by cc2150dx
Wed Feb 17, 2021 10:10 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Balsa opening test suite
Replies: 4
Views: 720

Re: Balsa opening test suite

sarona wrote:
Wed Feb 17, 2021 4:17 am
You should find it here https://www.mediafire.com/file/7ggczzsj ... 4.rar/file

This is the original link from SedatChess.
That is exactly what I was looking for, thanks
by cc2150dx
Tue Feb 16, 2021 9:54 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Balsa opening test suite
Replies: 4
Views: 720

Balsa opening test suite

I see that Sedat Canbaz released his newest version of "Balsa opening test suite v110221" does anyone know of a download link for his older one which was version 2724 last year I think :?:

Thanks
by cc2150dx
Mon Feb 15, 2021 10:43 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: Fat Fritz 2 64-bit 8CPU v Stockfish 2021-02-11 64-bit 8CPU (LTC)
Replies: 57
Views: 6499

Re: Fat Fritz 2 64-bit 8CPU v Stockfish 2021-02-11 64-bit 8CPU (LTC)

Oh okay. Contempt = 0 would be better against SF dev. I guess Chessbase decided to change it 24 to beat up on weaker opponents :D
by cc2150dx
Mon Feb 15, 2021 8:19 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: Fat Fritz 2 64-bit 8CPU v Stockfish 2021-02-11 64-bit 8CPU (LTC)
Replies: 57
Views: 6499

Re: Fat Fritz 2 64-bit 8CPU v Stockfish 2021-02-11 64-bit 8CPU (LTC)

Graham, Is FF2 playing with contempt 0 ? The other day FF2 GUI updated to version 23, which changed the default contempt from 0 to 24.

Thanks,
by cc2150dx
Mon Jan 04, 2021 9:24 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: +100 elo breakthrough in new rewritten Lco engine ( Ceres)
Replies: 97
Views: 28254

Re: +100 elo breakthrough in new rewritten Lco engine ( Ceres)

We will fix that today. Never leave performance on the table. When it is free! Memory should be easily OC to over 8000 Mhz give or take. GPU is good with around 100 Mhz increase. You will know if it crashes in your games. No harm will happen, and just lower the clock. Memory OC is good and can be l...
by cc2150dx
Mon Jan 04, 2021 1:01 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: +100 elo breakthrough in new rewritten Lco engine ( Ceres)
Replies: 97
Views: 28254

Re: +100 elo breakthrough in new rewritten Lco engine ( Ceres)

Odd exceptions: [Event "Jason, Blitz 5.0min+3.0sec"] [Site "?"] [Date "2021.01.03"] [Round "4"] [White "Stockfish 311220"] [Black "Ceres"] [Result "*"] [ECO "B69"] [Annotator "0.54;0.24"] [PlyCount "139"] [TimeControl "300+3"] {AMD Ryzen 5 3600 6-Core Processor 3600 MHz W=39.9 plies; 14,009kN/s; 11...
by cc2150dx
Sun Jan 03, 2021 11:07 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: +100 elo breakthrough in new rewritten Lco engine ( Ceres)
Replies: 97
Views: 28254

Re: +100 elo breakthrough in new rewritten Lco engine ( Ceres)

Odd exceptions: [Event "Jason, Blitz 5.0min+3.0sec"] [Site "?"] [Date "2021.01.03"] [Round "4"] [White "Stockfish 311220"] [Black "Ceres"] [Result "*"] [ECO "B69"] [Annotator "0.54;0.24"] [PlyCount "139"] [TimeControl "300+3"] {AMD Ryzen 5 3600 6-Core Processor 3600 MHz W=39.9 plies; 14,009kN/s; 11,...
by cc2150dx
Sun Jan 03, 2021 6:48 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: +100 elo breakthrough in new rewritten Lco engine ( Ceres)
Replies: 97
Views: 28254

Re: +100 elo breakthrough in new rewritten Lco engine ( Ceres)

I get a 404 error on the boxed ceres. I can build the LC0 project using the supplied cmd file or the visual studio project. However, the project is some berserk CMAKE thing that does not allow you to change the project from exe to dll. Does someone have a solution file that can be modified? Dan, He...
by cc2150dx
Fri Dec 18, 2020 1:19 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Tough Position
Replies: 3
Views: 879

Re: Tough Position

My cousin sent this position on facebook messenger, he said his 64-bit SF on an 8-core machine cannot solve this position. R6R/PBP3P1/1P3N1P/8/n5p1/BpQ1q2p/p1pn1Nb1/rk1K2nr b - - 0 1 I tried it on my machine too, but up to now cannot crunch it. What does your SF think. Are you sure this is the corr...