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by ernst
Fri Feb 13, 2015 10:24 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Syzygy question
Replies: 3
Views: 651

Re: Syzygy question

Thank you, that was most helpful.
by ernst
Fri Feb 13, 2015 3:08 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Syzygy question
Replies: 3
Views: 651

Re: Syzygy question

Nobody?
by ernst
Tue Feb 10, 2015 8:18 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Syzygy question
Replies: 3
Views: 651

Syzygy question

I wonder how I can check that the syzygy dtz tablebases are working correctly, as it seems that an engine doesn't report them being used.
by ernst
Sun Aug 24, 2014 1:23 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Stockfish with syzygys gives not mate in 1
Replies: 36
Views: 4371

Re: Stockfish with syzygys gives not mate in 1

petero2 wrote:
ernst wrote:Yet somehow Houdini is able to circumvent syzygy's shortcomings.
Maybe it is doing something similar to what texel does: http://talkchess.com/forum/viewtopic.ph ... 91&t=52469
Could indeed be something like this, but perhaps I just see impossible things... :wink:
by ernst
Sun Aug 24, 2014 11:57 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Stockfish with syzygys gives not mate in 1
Replies: 36
Views: 4371

Re: Stockfish with syzygys gives not mate in 1

It was addressed at stockfish, not at syzygy. No need to feel attacked.
by ernst
Sat Aug 23, 2014 11:47 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Stockfish with syzygys gives not mate in 1
Replies: 36
Views: 4371

Re: Stockfish with syzygys gives not mate in 1

Yet somehow Houdini is able to circumvent syzygy's shortcomings.
by ernst
Sat Aug 23, 2014 8:35 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Stockfish with syzygys gives not mate in 1
Replies: 36
Views: 4371

Re: Stockfish with syzygys gives not mate in 1

I can confirm your observation as well. Also tried houdini with syzygy and there it worked as expected.
by ernst
Sat Aug 09, 2014 9:33 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: (Where)Can Stockfish Improve?
Replies: 14
Views: 4313

Re: (Where)Can Stockfish Improve?

neelbasant wrote:SF latest DEv version is a beast.
Thanks again for the good patch.
(070814 latest)

Neel
Waiting for the Large Page support.
by ernst
Sat Jun 21, 2014 1:00 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: A new testsuite
Replies: 4
Views: 1851

Re: A new testsuite

Thx Jeroen!
by ernst
Wed Mar 19, 2014 10:21 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Kasparov Visits Bobby Grave
Replies: 6
Views: 1564

Re: Kasparov Visits Bobby Grave

Strange, someone with Jewish blood visiting the grave of an anti-Semite.