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by jshriver
Sat Nov 18, 2017 12:04 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: 128-core AMD server
Replies: 40
Views: 8644

Re: 128-core AMD server

Cluster in a box :) love it!

Curious are there 4 PSU as well or does it have some nifty one that powers 2 or more?
by jshriver
Fri Nov 17, 2017 11:58 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Natural TB
Replies: 330
Views: 68050

Re: Natural TB

I feel lacking. What are cursed wins and blessed wins? Heard about these three times tonight in various threads.
by jshriver
Fri Nov 17, 2017 11:20 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: Is there now coming changes to syzygy databases?
Replies: 18
Views: 4703

Re: Is there now coming changes to syzygy databases?

So are there now Syzygy DTM files or does Cfish work with other DTM files like Gaviota TB? Cfish works only with Syzygy DTM files, which are not yet available :) I'd be willing to help with that :) have the generator code or linux binaries? I have about 4 machines I could let burn then seed the set...
by jshriver
Thu Nov 02, 2017 11:12 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: Hardware prices of top programs in WCCC 2017?
Replies: 7
Views: 1859

Re: Hardware prices of top programs in WCCC 2017?

I'm guessing they rented cluster time. Either from a SCC or maybe even spun up an Amazon cluster (probably a LOT cheaper). It's also possible they bought time shares for a much smaller set to test on. Then contracted with the provider cheaper/free time for the event as a sponsor. Looks good for the ...
by jshriver
Thu Nov 02, 2017 10:48 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Happy halloween - scorpio 2.7.8
Replies: 47
Views: 6124

Re: Updated binaries for Windows and Mac

If you are interested I will make them available for a short time on my site, as long as the request by Daniel to make them available again as a separate download at olympus is not fullfilled? Thank you very much for sorting them out. I'll host them indefinitely on olympus. Here is the link. http:/...
by jshriver
Thu Nov 02, 2017 10:36 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Happy halloween - scorpio 2.7.8
Replies: 47
Views: 6124

Re: Happy halloween - scorpio 2.7.8

Thanks for the release! Look forward to playing it.

-Josh
by jshriver
Thu Nov 02, 2017 10:31 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: MacOS compile wanted of latest BrainFish (01Nov)
Replies: 4
Views: 882

Re: MacOS compile wanted of latest BrainFish (01Nov)

Can you give me a link to download the source? If so I can try and make a binary for you.

If they aren't online you can email it to me. jshriver at google mail.

-Josh
by jshriver
Wed Jun 21, 2017 2:30 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: Winboard/UCI/Core count question
Replies: 2
Views: 752

Winboard/UCI/Core count question

Basically when using winboard's built in UCI option for engines, how do you specify the core count from the command line?

Thanks in advanced for the help!
-Josh
by jshriver
Thu Apr 20, 2017 4:47 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: Best tablebase algorithms for 6-men server?
Replies: 9
Views: 2250

Re: Best tablebase algorithms for 6-men server?

kinderchocolate wrote:If you're interested in downloading various EGTB data sets feel free to check out my site. Verified and been up for years.

http://oics.olympuschess.com/tracker