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by pferd
Mon May 27, 2019 6:10 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Can't for the life of me find that solution
Replies: 9
Views: 683

Re: Can't for the life of me find that solution

This position was discussed previously on the german CSS-Forum:

http://forum.computerschach.de/cgi-bin/ ... l?tid=3382

The discussion is 8 years old, but it would be interesting to see, how modern engine handle the position
by pferd
Fri Mar 15, 2019 1:47 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: SF mates Leela in 25 moves at CCC
Replies: 10
Views: 1054

Re: SF mates Leela in 25 moves at CCC

I have seen a couple of those quick losses in my private matches, too. Leela runs with standard settings + 5-men syzygy. Stockfish uses 4threads +2048mb Hash. I picked up Leela's worst loss: [Event "My Tournament"] [Site "?"] [Date "2019.03.12"] [Round "2"] [White "Stockfish 120319 64 BMI2"] [Black ...
by pferd
Sun Feb 03, 2019 7:07 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: 128 CPU Stockfish Cluster Comments.
Replies: 17
Views: 2120

Re: 128 CPU Stockfish Cluster Comments.

Here are some numbers for the cluster branch against a single 32 thread machine. Would love to see this monster in action :mrgreen:

https://github.com/official-stockfish/S ... /pull/1931
by pferd
Sat Jan 19, 2019 6:15 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: program to generare epd file of tactical exercises from pgn
Replies: 34
Views: 2822

Re: program to generare epd file of tactical exercises from pgn

Do we know how pages like lichess come up with their tactical exercices. I enjoy doing them quite a bit
by pferd
Sat Jan 05, 2019 2:27 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Linux chess engines ratings page
Replies: 9
Views: 1282

Re: Linux chess engines ratings page

This is a nice overview over the engines running on Linux. :D A couple of remarks: Senpai requires a ucinewgame command before go infinite. Protector can be compiled from source, but you need to do some small modifications to the makefile. Spark is closed source, but the author provided binaries for...
by pferd
Thu Nov 01, 2018 8:06 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Stockfish 10 tomorrow
Replies: 6
Views: 1723

Re: Stockfish 10 tomorrow

Some people are fantasizing over a Stockfish 10 release since half a year ago. November 2nd 2008 was the date when Costalba released Stockfish 1.0 here in talkchess.
by pferd
Mon Oct 08, 2018 8:03 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Need work-around to get engine to custom settings
Replies: 7
Views: 1336

Re: Need work-around to get engine to custom settings

Is using cutechess gui an option? It still has some limitations, e.g. no support for stopping and continuing tournaments, but otherwise it is awesome for running engine tournaments
by pferd
Mon Oct 08, 2018 6:22 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Arasan 21.1
Replies: 20
Views: 3620

Re: Arasan 21.1

I have a small problem when I use arasan manually with the Linux command line. I have to type 'quit' twice in order to close it.
by pferd
Tue Oct 02, 2018 8:37 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: Engines for testing (Linux, fast time control)
Replies: 17
Views: 3855

Re: Engines for testing (Linux, fast time control)

Did you uncomment the Linux64 target at the beginning of the Makefile? That did the trick for me
by pferd
Sun Sep 30, 2018 3:38 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Invictus chess engine r228
Replies: 12
Views: 2291

Re: Invictus chess engine r228

Compiles nicely on Linux with some minor modifications. Testing it against Fruit 2.1 right now :D