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by tpoppins
Sun Apr 21, 2019 4:26 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Bishop stronger than rook ?!
Replies: 6
Views: 1369

Re: Bishop stronger than rook ?!

Nordlandia wrote:
Sun Apr 21, 2019 1:13 pm
Here stockfish choose to keep the dragon bishop than capture the rook in the corner.
It is White's move, so capturing the rook is not an option.
by tpoppins
Sat Apr 13, 2019 1:13 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: New engine releases 2019
Replies: 340
Views: 76614

Re: New engine releases 2019

Has Neurone 11052018 Dev (aka Neurone XXVII dev) been mentioned anywhere outside of the GSEI web site? I see only XXVI in the CCRL rating list and on the RWBC chronology page. It's not that new (exe dated March 15 2019), but it is new to me. https://www.g-sei.org/neurone/ Crashes instantly here whe...
by tpoppins
Wed Apr 10, 2019 12:30 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: New Release of Francesca - 0.22
Replies: 9
Views: 1531

Re: New Release of Francesca - 0.22

Sorry, Tom, after I made the previous post I ran into the following passage in CECP protocol specs (towards the end of Section 9): Note that (in accordance with FIDE rules) only KK, KNK, KBK and KBKB with all bishops on the same color can be claimed as draws on the basis of insufficient mating mate...
by tpoppins
Tue Apr 09, 2019 7:22 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: New Release of Francesca - 0.22
Replies: 9
Views: 1531

Re: New Release of Francesca - 0.22

Sorry, Tom, after I made the previous post I ran into the following passage in CECP protocol specs (towards the end of Section 9): Note that (in accordance with FIDE rules) only KK, KNK, KBK and KBKB with all bishops on the same color can be claimed as draws on the basis of insufficient mating mater...
by tpoppins
Tue Apr 09, 2019 7:15 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: Jumbo 0.6.96 64-bit Gauntlet for CCRL 40/40
Replies: 16
Views: 2113

Re: Jumbo 0.6.96 64-bit Gauntlet for CCRL 40/40

Tirsa ran some further games for the 40/40 list. and the only reason they didn't make it into last update on Saturday is that at the last moment I discovered that three games vs. Romi had to be replayed due to abnormal terminations. It was the only engine to crash during the above test, repeatedly,...
by tpoppins
Mon Apr 08, 2019 3:35 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Fritz 16 and tablebases
Replies: 5
Views: 901

Re: Fritz 16 and tablebases

Tablebases Nalimov and Fritz 15 I expect two years from now we're going to go through this again with F17. You must rename .dll file if you want Fritz 16 to probe Nalimov format C:\Program Files\Common Files\ChessBase\Endgames I use TBAccess.dl_).dll - now nalimov work with fritz 16. I did what you...
by tpoppins
Sun Apr 07, 2019 2:43 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: Francesca MAD 0.22 64-bit Gauntlet for CCRL 40/40
Replies: 3
Views: 624

Re: Francesca MAD 0.22 64-bit Gauntlet for CCRL 40/40

You're welcome, Tom.
Two weeks ago I made a post in the v0.22 thread. Have you not seen it?
by tpoppins
Fri Apr 05, 2019 1:06 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: Apollo 1.2.1 64-bit Gauntlet for CCRL 40/40
Replies: 0
Views: 964

Apollo 1.2.1 64-bit Gauntlet for CCRL 40/40

https://i.postimg.cc/fR01NtJ1/Apollo-121-4040.png Games: PGN CCRL 40/40 Rating List - Custom engine selection 1014042 games played by 2397 programs, run by 22 testers Ponder off, General books (up to 12 moves), 3-4-5 piece EGTB Time control: Equivalent to 40 moves in 40 minutes on Athlon 64 X2 4600...