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by brinan
Fri Jan 17, 2020 12:44 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Banksia GUI released
Replies: 1079
Views: 210985

Re: Banksia GUI features

[by phhnguyen] Perhaps, it is much easier if we only turn on/off using books for bots, say, a bot will have a checkbox to denote use or not use books (you can check it for normal engines and uncheck for NN engines). If you think it is good enough, I may add it to the next release. Yes, do think it'...
by brinan
Fri Jan 17, 2020 10:02 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Banksia GUI released
Replies: 1079
Views: 210985

Banksia GUI features

Great work. If you do allow a bot to be assigned an opening book, would you extend the facility to allow the GUI to assign a book to any engine, without requiring the opponent's engine to also be assigned a book. One engine plays with book, the other does not. For example, a neural-net engine does n...
by brinan
Tue Nov 26, 2019 10:23 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Banksia GUI released
Replies: 1079
Views: 210985

Re: Banksia GUI released

Thanks for responding so quickly. Below is an example to clarify. Want to set up a game between Stockfish and Lc0. Neither engine has an own-book UCI setting. But, can Banksia be set to play opening moves from, say, Perfect2019.bin for Stockfish, and, say, Noomen_2Ply_Book.pgn for Lc0? If not, plea...
by brinan
Mon Nov 25, 2019 5:52 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Banksia GUI released
Replies: 1079
Views: 210985

Re: Banksia GUI released

Is it possible to assign a different opening book to each competing engine? Or even an opening book to one engine only? Your question is a bit ambiguous thus I divide it into a few cases: 1) If you mean assigning manually (by users): YES. Every engine can be set via its parameters and options. They...
by brinan
Mon Nov 25, 2019 10:56 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Banksia GUI released
Replies: 1079
Views: 210985

Re: Banksia GUI released

Is it possible to assign a different opening book to each competing engine?
Or even an opening book to one engine only?
by brinan
Sat Mar 26, 2011 8:49 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Critter 1.0 available
Replies: 56
Views: 28739

Re: Critter 1.0 available

rvida wrote:[...](Now I cannot recall how I had managed to write and debug Z80 machine code 20 years ago...[...]
Now that brings back memories... of THIRTY years ago!
by brinan
Fri Mar 18, 2011 7:25 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Critter 1.0 available
Replies: 56
Views: 28739

Re Critter 1.0 available

Will update my Ladder.

Your work is much appreciated.

Regards.
by brinan
Sat Feb 26, 2011 9:03 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: 90-minute Engine Matches
Replies: 28
Views: 7030

Ratings List Updated

Twenty-four games added (from Ladder Challenges #41 and #42). Total 864 . All games show current ratings, if over 3000. Principal variation included in game output. 7-Zip file can be downloaded (compressed, but still 5.7MB). Know sample size is still small. Engines with less than 30 games shown sepa...
by brinan
Wed Feb 16, 2011 10:09 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: 90-minute Engine Matches
Replies: 28
Views: 7030

New Ratings List

Ratings updated after 84 games added. Now 840 in total, each with a time control of 90 minutes each side. Principal variation included in game output. 7-Zip file can be downloaded (compressed, but still 5.6MB). Know sample size is small.

Engines with less than 30 games shown separately.
by brinan
Fri Feb 11, 2011 3:36 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: 90-minute Engine Matches
Replies: 28
Views: 7030

Ladder Challenge #39 Result

Fire 1.31 overtakes Critter 0.90 on ladder, finishing 7.5-4.5 ahead.