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by Ronald
Wed Apr 10, 2019 12:22 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: CSVN tournament, in Amersfoort, the Netherlands
Replies: 2
Views: 342

Re: CSVN tournament, in Amersfoort, the Netherlands

Hi Folkert,

I'm looking forward to join the 55th programmers tournament, a meet you and other chess programmers again.

Hopefully they also have good beers in Amersfoort! :D

Regards,

Ronald
by Ronald
Sat Mar 09, 2019 12:48 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: 73rd Amateur Series Division 2
Replies: 12
Views: 873

Re: 73rd Amateur Series Division 2

Congratulations with the tournament win! It was a close call in the end..

Graham, thanks again for the tournament :D
by Ronald
Thu Feb 14, 2019 7:43 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: Strange draw scores when searching Fine#70
Replies: 40
Views: 2572

Re: Strange draw scores when searching Fine#70

I just saw that Laser 1.7 also has draw scores at certain depths. You say that you still get the draw scores when disabling killers in SE, do you mean not using killers in SE or do you (also) mean not updating the killers in SE (which will result in different killers in regular search)? For rofChade...
by Ronald
Thu Feb 14, 2019 7:12 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: Strange draw scores when searching Fine#70
Replies: 40
Views: 2572

Re: Strange draw scores when searching Fine#70

I experience the same effect with rofChade when using singular extension. It looks like the killer moves/move ordering are responsible for the strange behaviour, I also cannot explain yet why that is. I don't initialize killer moves for ply+1/ply+2 so the singular extension probably leads to changed...
by Ronald
Sat Jan 26, 2019 6:21 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: Shadow Walker 4CPU
Replies: 12
Views: 1140

Re: Shadow Walker 4CPU

Graham, thanks for the tournament :D

Although a lot of draws were expected, a lot of interesting games were played.
by Ronald
Wed Jan 23, 2019 2:31 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: CEGT - rating lists December 30th 2018
Replies: 3
Views: 763

Re: CEGT - rating lists December 30th 2018

Thanks :lol:

That was a nice surprise! The TCEC version is around 40 elo stronger than 2.0 but it scales very good on the TCEC hardware. I'm looking forward to the next matches against Komodo MCTC....
by Ronald
Sun Dec 30, 2018 9:05 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: CEGT - rating lists December 30th 2018
Replies: 3
Views: 763

Re: CEGT - rating lists December 30th 2018

Nice result for rofChade, just under 3000 though. Getting there with the next version will be one of the good intentions for 2019.

Thanks for testing and a Happy New Year!
by Ronald
Sun Dec 30, 2018 11:56 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: 72nd Amateur Series Division 3
Replies: 13
Views: 1064

Re: 72nd Amateur Series Division 3

Great result! :lol:

Thanks for organizing these events, and also very important, beeing able to chat with you and other developers.

Looking forward to a computerchessfull 2019 :!: