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by Dan Cooper
Wed Nov 15, 2017 5:50 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: question: Gull 3 syzygy
Replies: 5
Views: 990

Re: question: Gull 3 syzygy

I assume the one in the chess.com tournament is Basil's implementation.
by Dan Cooper
Mon Nov 13, 2017 7:49 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Fritz 16
Replies: 38
Views: 12417

Re: Fritz 16

It does say that "the new multiprocessor engine was developed by star programmer Vas Rajlich ("Rybka") and is up there with the global elite." Sounds like a continuation of Rybka development to me. PK I guess they forget to add "a few years ago ...". I bet for the same Rybka 4.1, maybe slightly twe...
by Dan Cooper
Thu Nov 09, 2017 11:05 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: TCEC 10
Replies: 229
Views: 59724

Re: TCEC 10

Michael Neish wrote:Sorry if I'm behind the curve on this, but can't the games be viewed in real time online any more?
The games are where they have always been.
tcec.chessdom.com/live.php
by Dan Cooper
Thu Nov 09, 2017 8:08 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: TCEC 10
Replies: 229
Views: 59724

Re: TCEC 10

JJJ wrote:Houdini and Komodo are very strong against weaker opponent, they might reach the final without Stockfish this time :)
Seems unlikely, but I would like a unique TCEC final.
by Dan Cooper
Wed Nov 08, 2017 11:14 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: just for kicks ...
Replies: 7
Views: 867

Re: just for kicks ...

MikeB wrote:
The season pgn files are incomplete -so I redown loaded the pgn files by stages
Which ones are incomplete?
by Dan Cooper
Wed Nov 08, 2017 7:22 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: TCEC oddity
Replies: 25
Views: 4082

Re: TCEC oddity

AdminX wrote:I hope they start broadcasting via Twitch as well. :D
https://www.twitch.tv/tcecpoc is the streaming page. They said they will start doing streams.
by Dan Cooper
Tue Nov 07, 2017 1:52 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Komodo is now set to come top in stage one of TCEC 10
Replies: 35
Views: 5958

Re: Komodo is now set to come top in stage one of TCEC 10

What I want to know is: 1. Will Komodo offer a DIFFERENT VERSION for round 2? 2. If so...why? Perhaps just a version with a contempt adjustment suited to the new competition? 3. PLEASE make these development versions available to subscribers. Just say on the download page: Subscribers - development...
by Dan Cooper
Tue Nov 07, 2017 1:49 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Komodo is now set to come top in stage one of TCEC 10
Replies: 35
Views: 5958

Re: Komodo is now set to come top in stage one of TCEC 10

12.73 stockfish eval vajolet eval 8.38 when tcec rule kicked in and game called! stockfish won tcec rule! look at the score it tells the story! booot eval -8.42 fizbo eval -12.68 fizbo was black why wasn't tcec rule awarded to fizbo at that point? it is a direct comparison of two games, and fizbo g...
by Dan Cooper
Tue Nov 07, 2017 1:19 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Komodo is now set to come top in stage one of TCEC 10
Replies: 35
Views: 5958

Re: Komodo is now set to come top in stage one of TCEC 10

How come they called the stockfish game a win with the same numbers as the fizbo booot game? Can anyone say double standard? Looks like another year with controversies and we can all assume everything will favor komodo! I think they're proud of their controversies, which are bound to dog them seaso...
by Dan Cooper
Tue Nov 07, 2017 12:36 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Komodo is now set to come top in stage one of TCEC 10
Replies: 35
Views: 5958

Re: Komodo is now set to come top in stage one of TCEC 10

How come they called the stockfish game a win with the same numbers as the fizbo booot game? Can anyone say double standard? Looks like another year with controversies and we can all assume everything will favor komodo! I think they're proud of their controversies, which are bound to dog them seaso...