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by Look
Thu Aug 11, 2016 9:44 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Spending too much time on obvious moves
Replies: 25
Views: 3032

Spending too much time on obvious moves

In TCEC Season 9 - Stage 3: Gull 3 vs Jonny 8, black spent 00:06:16 on this position:

[d]r2qk2r/pp2ppbp/2B3pn/3pP3/3P2b1/5N2/PP3PPP/RNBQ1RK1 b kq - 0 9
by Look
Sat Jul 23, 2016 6:56 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: TCEC stage 3 , New Houdini starts with a bang
Replies: 121
Views: 33299

Re: TCEC stage 3 , New Houdini starts with a bang

Nay Lin Tun wrote:People are wondering how strong is this version. :o
Why the first game between Houdini 200716 - Komodo 10.1 is restarted ?
by Look
Sat Jul 23, 2016 12:48 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Can any engines find the draw quickly?
Replies: 5
Views: 1144

Re: Can any engines find the draw quickly?

This is the line that I found: [pgn] [Event "Computer chess game"] [Date "2016.07.23"] [White "M"] [Black "Stockfish 7 32bit"] [Result "*"] [ECO "C37"] [Opening "KGA"] [Time "14:23:24"] [Variation "Lolli Gambit, Young Variation"] [SetUp "1"] [FEN "rnb2bnr/pppp1k1p/5q2/8/4Pp2/4BQ2/PPP3PP/RN3RK1 w - -...
by Look
Thu Jul 07, 2016 8:02 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: A drawish line
Replies: 0
Views: 393

A drawish line

Following the game Nirvana 120616-Jonny 7.30 on TCEC season 9 I found the corresponding drawish line. http://tcec.chessdom.com/archive.php?se=9&st=2&ga=144 [pgn] [Event "Computer chess game"] [Site "PC"] [Date "2016.07.07"] [White "M"] [Black "M"] [Result "*"] [Time "12:10:59"] [FEN "8/5p2/4b3/2P1p1...
by Look
Sat May 28, 2016 9:39 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Can black hold to draw?
Replies: 2
Views: 497

Can black hold to draw?

Watching the following TCEC game it seems to me that black can avoid losing. http://tcec.chessdom.com/archive.php?se=9&st=1b&ga=12 [D]4r3/7p/6k1/8/8/2PK1RP1/8/8 b - - 0 107 In this position black may play ... Rd8+ instead of ... Kg5 With the idea of preventing the advance of c pawn. Do you have any ...
by Look
Tue May 17, 2016 11:37 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: cutechess-cli 0.8.0 released
Replies: 70
Views: 18545

Re: cutechess-cli 0.8.0 released

Greetings, On my 64-bit windows 7, after running cutechess-cli.exe, I get msvcp140.dll missing. Maybe according to internet, you should statically link this project. As Gabor said, msvcp140.dll is included in the package, but only since I updated it about a day after release. So you may have to dow...
by Look
Tue May 17, 2016 6:59 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: cutechess-cli 0.8.0 released
Replies: 70
Views: 18545

Re: cutechess-cli 0.8.0 released

Hi, It's time for a new cutechess-cli release, this time with a lot of improvements: https://github.com/cutechess/cutechess/releases/tag/cli-0.8.0 Check the README.md for links to the binaries for Linux 64-bit, OSX 64-bit and Windows 64-bit: https://github.com/cutechess/cutechess/blob/master/README...
by Look
Tue Apr 12, 2016 12:06 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: On intelligent chess
Replies: 1
Views: 865

On intelligent chess

=============================================== Chess and Coding: { Eliminate the brute force; Maybe that is the goal of A.I. The core of A.I. is constraint satisfaction. Put the pieces where they can be placed reasonably;(Capture ordering). Minimize defensive contact, Maximise offensive contact;(Co...
by Look
Sun Feb 07, 2016 6:14 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: Stockfish 7 vs Komodo 9.3
Replies: 20
Views: 6058

Re: Stockfish 7 vs Komodo 9.3

Decisive games last match [pgn] [Event "SF 130116 - Komodo 9.3(ct=0) Rapid 15m+"] [Site "I5-4200M @2500Mhz (Fritzmark4"] [Date "2016.01.16"] [Round "11"] [White "Stockfish 130116 64 BMI2"] [Black "Komodo 9.3 64-bit"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "B90"] [Annotator "0.57;0.51"] [PlyCount "133"] [TimeControl "...
by Look
Tue Jan 12, 2016 11:10 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Practical differences between Stockfish 7 and Stockfish 6
Replies: 2
Views: 1148

Practical differences between Stockfish 7 and Stockfish 6

Hi,

Do you have access to situations where Stockfish 7 leads over Stockfish 6 in practice?