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by F. Bluemers
Mon Sep 03, 2018 3:58 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Cutechess-cli.exe with -noswap option
Replies: 4
Views: 1276

Re: Cutechess-cli.exe with -noswap option

Yes,i happen to have it,I dowloaded in from a testbuild page.
https://ci.appveyor.com/project/artoj/c ... /artifacts
Best
by F. Bluemers
Wed Aug 29, 2018 4:49 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: New uci engine: Rofchade
Replies: 46
Views: 17804

Re: New uci engine: Rofchade

Congrats with your strong engine.
I have been playing with a psq only eval,texel tuned also.It was about 150 - 170 elo weaker than the regular evaluation.
So you can look forward for some more nice elo
Best Fonzy
by F. Bluemers
Wed Aug 22, 2018 2:52 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: Lazy SMP ideas
Replies: 16
Views: 7582

Re: Lazy SMP ideas

I'll probably implement a modified ABDADA.
Some time ago Tom Kernighan posted his abdada modification in here .His webpage on it: http://www.tckerrigan.com/Chess/Paralle ... ed_ABDADA/
by F. Bluemers
Sun Aug 19, 2018 7:26 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Ethereal 10.55 problems
Replies: 11
Views: 2990

Re: Ethereal 10.55 problems

maybe you could send a uci info string "please try eating the turds you are feeding me yourself" and crash after that?
by F. Bluemers
Sun Aug 19, 2018 8:56 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: cutechess-cli running python engines under win7
Replies: 5
Views: 1897

Re: cutechess-cli running python engines under win7

a part of my edit got lost,suggesting to edit engines.json this seems to work a bit: dowloaded the py files from sunfish to directory engines.tut add to engines.json: { "command" : "C:\\Users\\Fonzy\\AppData\\Local\\Programs\\Python\\Python36-32\\python.exe -u xboard.py", "name" : "sunfish", "protoc...
by F. Bluemers
Sat Aug 18, 2018 4:22 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: cutechess-cli running python engines under win7
Replies: 5
Views: 1897

Re: cutechess-cli running python engines under win7

You might have to hardcode the interpreter in your script, I have python installed but it is not set in PATH. Also the installer puts the interpreter in an akward place (C:\Users\Fonzy\AppData\Local\Programs\Python\Python36-32\python.exe) edit: forgot to add that i never tried running python engines...
by F. Bluemers
Mon Jul 23, 2018 3:01 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Mate in 9, what could be simpler
Replies: 10
Views: 3567

Re: Mate in 9, what could be simpler

mate in 8,dirty: [d]rnbq3r/pppp4/3b1pkp/5p2/2BP4/4P3/PPP2PPP/RN1QK2R w KQ - 7 -41 871 10540875 Bd3 Nc6 Qg4+ Kf7 Bxf5 Qg8 Qh5+ Kf8 Qf3 Be7 Nc3 d6 O-O Bxf5 Qxf5 Qh7 Qb5 Qxc2 Qxb7 18 -49 1411 16779425 Bd3 Nc6 Qg4+ Kf7 Qh5+ Kf8 Bxf5 Bb4+ c3 Be7 O-O d5 Bxc8 Rxc8 Nd2 Qd7 Qg6 Qe8 Qf5 Rd8 c4 Qd7 18 172 1606...
by F. Bluemers
Sun Jul 22, 2018 10:12 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: More problems that are hard on SF
Replies: 10
Views: 2645

Re: More problems that are hard on SF

I tried these for a couple of minutes,here are the mates Dirty found: 1r4k1/r1b3p1/1p1pppP1/qbPP4/n7/2P5/PP3P2/KQ3RRR w - - 20 100013 7326 101554186 Rh8+ Kxh8 Rh1+ Kg8 Rh8+ Kxh8 Rh1+ Kg8 Rh8+ Kxh8 Qh1+ Kg8 Qh7+ Kf8 Qh8+ Ke7 Qxg7+ Kd8 c6 Bxc6 dxc6 Ke8 Qd7+ Kf8 Qf7# 2N5/p7/P7/8/1KPp1p1p/3p1Bpp/3P2rq/R...
by F. Bluemers
Sat Jul 21, 2018 4:16 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: SF groaned and moaned to find a mate in 10 on a sparse board.
Replies: 9
Views: 12036

Re: SF groaned and moaned to find a mate in 10 on a sparse board.

ahhh.. that makes more sense.. without null move pruning it just cant solve it. Does'n it have nullmove verification search anymore? Dirty solves it: ….. 28 0 5671 102924028 Nxa7 29 0 5682 103098941 Nxa7 29 100011 10573 103400524 Nb6! 29 100010 10642 194952613 Nb6 axb6 a7 b5 a8=B bxc4 Bae4 c3 Bxd3 ...
by F. Bluemers
Fri Jul 20, 2018 5:30 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Mate in 9, what could be simpler
Replies: 10
Views: 3567

Re: Mate in 9, what could be simpler

Dirty says there is nothing to it: setboard r1bk3r/pp6/2nN4/3N2qn/2Kbppp1/P7/1PP1B1P1/R1BQ3R b - - analyze 1 -1133 1 22 a5 1 3 1 48 b5+ Nxb5 1 123 1 179 Be6 1 123 1 205 Be6 2 121 3 332 Be6 Nxb7+ Kc8 2 121 3 1192 Be6 Nxb7+ Kc8 3 170 4 1700 Be6 Nxb7+ Kd7 Nc5+ Bxc5 3 170 4 3581 Be6 Nxb7+ Kd7 Nc5+ Bxc5 ...