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by Florentino
Mon Jan 16, 2017 9:46 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Nemorino 2.0
Replies: 3
Views: 1451

Nemorino 2.0

Hello,

I just released the 2nd version of my engine Nemorino. It has been improved by about 50 Elo (mainly in the area of search and king safety).

Download: https://bitbucket.org/christian_g_nther ... o_2.00.zip
by Florentino
Sat Sep 24, 2016 1:41 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Nemorino - new engine
Replies: 11
Views: 3683

Re: Nemorino - new engine

Thank you!
In the meanwhile I added the non popcount executable to the download archive.

https://bitbucket.org/christian_g_nther/nemorino
by Florentino
Sat Sep 24, 2016 10:16 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Nemorino - new engine
Replies: 11
Views: 3683

Re: Nemorino - new engine

Hello Guenther,
I just sent you a pm. I don't provide a non-popcount version as I don't have an opportunity to test it.
by Florentino
Sat Sep 24, 2016 6:18 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Nemorino - new engine
Replies: 11
Views: 3683

Re: Nemorino - new engine

Yes, that's true. I'm using lazy SMP and basically all threads but the first one are only helper threads used for filling up the transposition table. So the best move is still determined by the first core, it only finds more entries in the hash table. Therefore in my opinion counting only the nodes ...
by Florentino
Fri Sep 23, 2016 8:33 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Nemorino - new engine
Replies: 11
Views: 3683

Re: Nemorino - new engine

Hello Damir,
I fixed it. Can you please download and try again.
Christian

https://bitbucket.org/christian_g_nther/nemorino
by Florentino
Fri Sep 23, 2016 4:46 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Nemorino - new engine
Replies: 11
Views: 3683

Nemorino - new engine

Hello, may I present Nemorino , my new engine: Features UCI and XBoard support (experimental - all testing is done using UCI) Syzygy Tablebase support Pondering Standard Chess and Chess960 Multi Core support (Very Lazy SMP) Multi PV analysis mode 64-bit Windows only Strength is about 2900 Elo on CCR...
by Florentino
Fri Feb 12, 2016 3:43 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: Introducing the *.EBF project
Replies: 31
Views: 7315

Re: Introducing the *.EBF project

I just had a look at the EBF probing code, which I downloaded from http://rebel13.nl/misc/ebf/index.html . If I understand it right the positions are stored with a 64 bit hash key, but without taking en-passant possibilities and castling rights into account. Isn't this a problem or do I miss somethi...