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by smatovic
Tue Jul 20, 2021 7:10 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Summer time - how does your PC cooling solution perform?
Replies: 47
Views: 9915

Re: Summer time - how does your PC cooling solution perform?

bump - now with NNUE running on SSE/AVX, do you have to tweak your CPU cooling solution? -- Srdja I guess you switched now like most Germans and Dutch to water cooling? :lol: :lol: :lol: This post tells me more about your psyche than I intented to know Milos. -- Srdja ...I did not ask, how does you...
by smatovic
Tue Jul 20, 2021 5:31 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Summer time - how does your PC cooling solution perform?
Replies: 47
Views: 9915

Re: Summer time - how does your PC cooling solution perform?

Milos wrote:
Mon Jul 19, 2021 11:43 pm
smatovic wrote:
Thu Jul 15, 2021 8:56 am
bump - now with NNUE running on SSE/AVX, do you have to tweak your CPU cooling solution?

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Srdja
I guess you switched now like most Germans and Dutch to water cooling? :lol: :lol: :lol:
This post tells me more about your psyche than I intented to know Milos.

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Srdja
by smatovic
Sat Jul 17, 2021 6:52 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Moderator Elections (Comments)
Replies: 55
Views: 9651

Re: Moderator Elections (Comments)

I am. That is actually a lot more work than being a moderator. There are new registrations every day. Another suggestion, on other forums there is a time-span after your registration until you are allowed to post first, this might solve some spam issues, trolls, and impetuous comments for the moder...
by smatovic
Fri Jul 16, 2021 7:44 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: NNUE one year retrospective
Replies: 4
Views: 1625

Re: NNUE one year retrospective

One more thought... we already had the division between chess advisor and chess programmer, now additionally there are the roles of the NN-trainer and NN-coder (training/inference). I can not remember calling anybody someone's engine not original cos he took in an chess advisor into development, AF...
by smatovic
Thu Jul 15, 2021 8:56 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Summer time - how does your PC cooling solution perform?
Replies: 47
Views: 9915

Re: Summer time - how does your PC cooling solution perform?

bump - now with NNUE running on SSE/AVX, do you have to tweak your CPU cooling solution?

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Srdja
by smatovic
Thu Jul 15, 2021 6:19 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: NNUE one year retrospective
Replies: 4
Views: 1625

Re: NNUE one year retrospective

One more thought... we already had the division between chess advisor and chess programmer, now additionally there are the roles of the NN-trainer and NN-coder (training/inference). I can not remember calling anybody someone's engine not original cos he took in an chess advisor into development, AFA...
by smatovic
Mon Jul 12, 2021 9:07 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: WIP, Eta - GPGPU ANN based engine, RFC
Replies: 17
Views: 10440

Re: WIP, Eta - GPGPU ANN based engine, RFC

... 3. The ab q-search is pretty much going to be worse than a well trained resnet’s eval. ... To get an idea of this one could run an Lc0 depth 1 (no policy-head, n playouts) vs SF NNUE depth 1 (root+ab-q-search) match. -- Srdja Stockfish is weak at these low depths. No doubt. Is it really possibl...
by smatovic
Mon Jul 12, 2021 4:02 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: WIP, Eta - GPGPU ANN based engine, RFC
Replies: 17
Views: 10440

Re: WIP, Eta - GPGPU ANN based engine, RFC

dkappe wrote:
Sun Jul 11, 2021 9:00 pm
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3. The ab q-search is pretty much going to be worse than a well trained resnet’s eval.
...
To get an idea of this one could run an Lc0 depth 1 (no policy-head, n playouts) vs SF NNUE depth 1 (root+ab-q-search) match.

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Srdja
by smatovic
Sat Jul 10, 2021 7:45 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Koivisto 5.0
Replies: 85
Views: 10221

Re: Koivisto 5.0

... The Giraffe author Matthew Lai implemented all his Giraffe stuff on his own, original work, research, ~4 month of work, ~2400 CCRL Elo. .. For the nitpickers... - Giraffe used the Eigen linear algebra library - Giraffe used Pradyumna Kannan's magic move generator - the feature set structure was...
by smatovic
Sat Jul 10, 2021 5:40 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Koivisto 5.0
Replies: 85
Views: 10221

Re: Koivisto 5.0

Meh. Strawman. What's your point exactly? .... Hmm, not sure, but I guess Wilson tries to point out that most of the top engines rely on each other, Stockfish is some kind of blackhole, sucking in all the ideas out there, implementing them, varifiying them with their framework, then others jump on ...