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by Graham Banks
Thu Jan 31, 2008 8:40 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: CM11 testings - Default sel=16 a disaster.
Replies: 5
Views: 1136

Re: CM11 testings - Default sel=16 a disaster.

Hi Graham, after the bad results I had testing the Sauron setting on 40/20 I stopped here testing on this time control. I hope other testers will find a better setting - perhaps with blitz times where you can make more games. As I see now in your results - a lot of games are necessary to find such ...
by Graham Banks
Thu Jan 31, 2008 7:29 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: 6th Amateur Championship Division 6
Replies: 19
Views: 3702

Standings after Round 25 of 30

6TH CCRL AMATEUR CHAMPIONSHIP (Division 6) Athlon XP2800+ Fritz 10 GUI 128mb hash each 3-4-5 piece tablebases Ponder off Balanced-12.ctg book 40 moves in 54 minutes repeating (adapted for the CCRL 40/40) 2 cycles (30 rounds) Updated versions will not be introduced during the tournament. The top ten...
by Graham Banks
Thu Jan 31, 2008 6:19 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: The Arasan Benefit
Replies: 6
Views: 1674

Standings after Round 11 of 44

THE ARASAN BENEFIT Fritz 10 GUI 256MB hash for each 3-4-5 piece egtbs HS-8moves.ctg book 40 moves in 30 minutes repeating (adapted for CCRL 40/40) 4 cycles 44 rounds Run by Charles Smith Standings after Round 11 of 44 7.5 - Alfil 8.1.1 7.0 - KnightX 1.92 6.5 - Hermann 2.0 6.5 - Horizon 4.3 6.5 - Ar...
by Graham Banks
Thu Jan 31, 2008 4:47 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: Say Cheese!
Replies: 11
Views: 2832

Standings after Round 15 of 30

SAY CHEESE! Dual Athlon XP1800+ Arena 1.1 GUI 128mb hash each 3-4-5 piece tablebases Ponder off HS-12moves.abk 40 moves in 75 minutes repeating (adapted for the CCRL) 2 cycles (30 rounds) Standings after Round 15 10.5 - DanaSah 3.13 10.5 - Counter 0.8 10.0 - Hermann 2.0 10.0 - Pupsi 0.19 10.0 - Ali...
by Graham Banks
Thu Jan 31, 2008 4:37 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: Lemming On The March
Replies: 15
Views: 3871

Standings after Round 5 of 30

LEMMING ON THE MARCH Dual Athlon XP2200+ Deep Shredder 11 GUI 128mb hash each 3-4-5 piece tablebases Ponder off Xmas2640b.bkt 40 moves in 62 minutes repeating (adapted for the CCRL) 2 cycles (30 rounds) Standings after Round 5 4.0 - CM10th Xperience 3.5 - Frenzee Dec07 3.5 - Hamsters 0.6 3.0 - Ktul...
by Graham Banks
Thu Jan 31, 2008 2:54 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: CM11 testings - Default sel=16 a disaster.
Replies: 5
Views: 1136

CM11 testings - Default sel=16 a disaster.

Summary of CM11 Ratings so far ------------------------------ 2815 CM11 Default *2CPU* 2782 CM11 Glorfindel 2778 CM11 Sauron 2767 CM11 Default 2767 CM11 Tomahawk 2763 CM11 Default Sel 21 2761 CM11 Silver Fern 2740 CM11 Default Sel 16 Performances ------------ Chessmaster 11 2CPU 2815 600 (+209,=209...
by Graham Banks
Wed Jan 30, 2008 3:39 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: Top Ten Tussle 2008-I
Replies: 20
Views: 4953

Re: Standings after Round 8 of 36

Ovyron wrote: Isn't Loop 10.32f supposed to perform better than Loop 13.6 at these conditions?
No.

Regards, Graham.
by Graham Banks
Wed Jan 30, 2008 3:36 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: Top Ten Tussle 2008-I
Replies: 20
Views: 4953

Re: Standings after Round 8 of 36

BubbaTough wrote:
Is this not an extreme difference to the strengths of some of the versions used in ccct10?
In my opinion ponder off, 32 bit, single threaded is quite different than the CCT10 circumstances.
Also only 8 rounds played to date. :wink:
by Graham Banks
Tue Jan 29, 2008 6:59 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Tournament Practice: Similarity Limits (Basic Discussion)
Replies: 24
Views: 5164

Re: Tournament Practice: Similarity Limits (Basic Discussion

swami wrote:
Graham Banks wrote: Just out of interest Tony (and sorry for changing the topic), but what is the name of your chess engine?

Regards, Graham.
his engine? xinix.
Thanks Swami. It must be private?

Regards, Graham.
by Graham Banks
Tue Jan 29, 2008 6:50 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Tournament Practice: Similarity Limits (Basic Discussion)
Replies: 24
Views: 5164

Re: Tournament Practice: Similarity Limits (Basic Discussion

People actually showing up at tournements have a pretty common opinion. That is not surprising if people with a different opinion are excluded from showing up. Ah excellent !!! The programmers that support clones to participate you mentioned are the cloners themselves . Brilliant. Maybe you know so...