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by pferd
Wed Jul 04, 2018 9:24 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: new versions of wine
Replies: 5
Views: 2113

new versions of wine

I compiled the same version of cutechess on both Ubuntu 14.04 and 18.04 and try to play games with Houdini 1.5a using wine. With wine version 1.6 which is shipped with the old Ubuntu everything works. When I try to do the same on the new Ubuntu with wine 3.6, I can see in system monitor that the eng...
by pferd
Wed Jun 27, 2018 11:06 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: Stockfish compiled by Visual Studio is much slower than by Cygwin?
Replies: 23
Views: 5605

Re: Stockfish compiled by Visual Studio is much slower than by Cygwin?

Stockfish has been developed and optimised mainly with gcc so I would expect it to run fastest with that compiler.

I toyed around and my best version was around 7% slower than the one I downloaded from abrok.eu
by pferd
Wed Jun 27, 2018 1:35 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: Stockfish compiled by Visual Studio is much slower than by Cygwin?
Replies: 23
Views: 5605

Re: Stockfish compiled by Visual Studio is much slower than by Cygwin?

I tried using MSVC before. When I type stockfish bench.exe it is very slow. Redirecting most of the output with stockfish bench > nul regains most of speed loss,
by pferd
Thu Jun 14, 2018 11:24 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Leela Zero, where to follow progress?
Replies: 9
Views: 3619

Re: Leela Zero, where to follow progress?

I was into Lc0 a couple of weeks ago, but I lost track of its progress soon after it. Seems like they are starting from scratch again, but I am not sure though. Hard to catch up nowadays if you do not follow them on discord regularly
by pferd
Tue Jun 05, 2018 6:50 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Topple Chess x64 Windows - new compile
Replies: 10
Views: 2709

Re: Topple Chess x64 Windows - new compile

I used some generic options similar to the one Stockfish uses for its modern compiles -O3 -msse3 -mpopcnt -Wall -static.

I did a quick comparison of the flags mentioned above and the default flags and did not notice any major difference...
by pferd
Tue Jun 05, 2018 11:01 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Topple Chess x64 Windows - new compile
Replies: 10
Views: 2709

Re: Topple Chess x64 Windows - new compile

I compiled again, based on the latest commit.

https://www.sendspace.com/file/47ckh5
by pferd
Sun Jun 03, 2018 3:07 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Topple Chess x64 Windows - new compile
Replies: 10
Views: 2709

Re: Topple Chess x64 Windows - new compile

This is compiled with mingw-w64. I added the git hash to the engine version and edited the cmakelists.txt slightly. Hope it runs on your machine:

https://www.sendspace.com/file/ffffvg
by pferd
Sat May 19, 2018 9:49 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: GUI question: Asymmetric time control
Replies: 23
Views: 6718

Re: GUI question: Asymmetric time control

I think Aquarium had an option to use asymmetric time controls, but I have not used it in three years...
by pferd
Fri May 11, 2018 6:15 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Wasp 3.00 available ...
Replies: 14
Views: 4557

Re: Wasp 3.00 available ...

Thanks for adding a linux version.

Very much appreciated :D
by pferd
Thu May 10, 2018 11:11 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: cutechess-cli?
Replies: 11
Views: 3504

Re: cutechess-cli?

Add -ratinginterval N to your command line. It will print the table after every N games.