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by JohnW
Thu Feb 27, 2020 8:58 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: New engine: belofte
Replies: 66
Views: 13065

Re: New engine: belofte

Hi Yves, When I try to download the file it says I am going to download version 0.9.12. Hello Gabor! The latest version is here : https://sourceforge.net/p/belofte/gitrepo/ci/master/tree/dist/Release/ Regards. Roland Sorry for the dumb question, but is this a uci engine? It won't register in the Fr...
by JohnW
Sat Feb 22, 2020 2:06 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Shredder Classic 4 and Shredder Classic 5
Replies: 11
Views: 1406

Re: Shredder Classic 4 and Shredder Classic 5

Krzysztof Grzelak wrote:
Fri Feb 21, 2020 8:51 pm
What is the difference between Shredder Classic 4 and Shredder Classic 5. Thank you in advance for the information.
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by JohnW
Mon Feb 10, 2020 6:18 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Fritz 17 - Buyer beware..
Replies: 9
Views: 1562

Re: Fritz 17 - Buyer beware..

I thought I would share the strange behavior Fritz 17's tournament feature has displayed for me over the past week or so. The other day I ran a small Swiss tournament and let it run while I was doing other things. I came back later to check on the results and the winner of the tournament had played...
by JohnW
Mon Feb 10, 2020 4:42 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Fritz 17 - Buyer beware..
Replies: 9
Views: 1562

Fritz 17 - Buyer beware..

I thought I would share the strange behavior Fritz 17's tournament feature has displayed for me over the past week or so. The other day I ran a small Swiss tournament and let it run while I was doing other things. I came back later to check on the results and the winner of the tournament had played ...
by JohnW
Sat Feb 01, 2020 1:21 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: A command line tool to make a picture of a chess position
Replies: 7
Views: 1160

Re: A command line tool to make a picture of a chess position

Dann Corbit wrote:
Sat Feb 01, 2020 4:08 am
JohnW wrote:
Fri Jan 31, 2020 11:06 pm
Is there an advantage to using the command line instead of using something like Fritz 17 or Arena?
Imagine if you wanted to do 15,000 images.
That's a good point, though I can't imagine ever wanting to do that I am sure somebody would.
by JohnW
Fri Jan 31, 2020 11:06 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: A command line tool to make a picture of a chess position
Replies: 7
Views: 1160

Re: A command line tool to make a picture of a chess position

Is there an advantage to using the command line instead of using something like Fritz 17 or Arena?
by JohnW
Wed Jan 22, 2020 3:23 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: How do you know if your cpu is equal to your gpu?
Replies: 70
Views: 9638

Re: How do you know if your cpu is equal to your gpu?

I am hoping the experts here can educate me. When comparing a cpu based engine like Stockfish 11 to a gpu based engine like Lc0 how do you know that your cpu is equal to your gpu and the games will be on a level playing field? If one piece of hardware is better than the other then the results are m...
by JohnW
Wed Jan 22, 2020 12:54 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: How do you know if your cpu is equal to your gpu?
Replies: 70
Views: 9638

How do you know if your cpu is equal to your gpu?

I am hoping the experts here can educate me. When comparing a cpu based engine like Stockfish 11 to a gpu based engine like Lc0 how do you know that your cpu is equal to your gpu and the games will be on a level playing field? If one piece of hardware is better than the other then the results are me...