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by maxdeg
Sun Oct 13, 2019 6:14 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: It's here ...Honey X6
Replies: 59
Views: 16910

Re: It's here ...Honey X6

If you are using my version, I turn off every form of contempt by default. You can turn it back on with the UCI options. I turn it off because I use chess engines for analysis and rarely for game play. And when I play them, the contempt is not important anyway. And when I analyze, I want the right ...
by maxdeg
Sun Oct 13, 2019 9:21 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: It's here ...Honey X6
Replies: 59
Views: 16910

Re: It's here ...Honey X6

If you are using my version, I turn off every form of contempt by default. You can turn it back on with the UCI options. I turn it off because I use chess engines for analysis and rarely for game play. And when I play them, the contempt is not important anyway. And when I analyze, I want the right ...
by maxdeg
Fri Oct 11, 2019 1:35 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: It's here ...Honey X6
Replies: 59
Views: 16910

Re: It's here ...Honey X6

MikeB wrote:
Fri Oct 11, 2019 2:23 am
way after I'm gone.
Not yet Mike :D - I need to know what settings you suggest for LTC analysis using any variety of Honey .. please .. :)
An image of the parameter file would be useful.

+3 for the Honey macOS compiles.
by maxdeg
Wed Oct 02, 2019 1:24 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: What was the last good Stockfish?
Replies: 42
Views: 13179

Re: What was the last good Stockfish?

Thanks maxdeg, it remains a mystery that the settings were added back and then removed again. Anyway, compiling is such a hassle that I think that'd be the end of the line for me. Providing a service like abrok to get compiles was greatly appreciated, while it lasted. You have mail .. :D :mrgreen:
by maxdeg
Tue Oct 01, 2019 11:33 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: What was the last good Stockfish?
Replies: 42
Views: 13179

Re: What was the last good Stockfish?

@Ovyron - message on Rybka also refers : The settings were removed in Stockfish 20140601-1137. You can obtain the source code for all the older builds from here: https://nextchessmove.com/dev-builds It is source code only from the github, but I have compiled many builds without problems. https://i.p...
by maxdeg
Sat Sep 28, 2019 5:57 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: What was the last good Stockfish?
Replies: 42
Views: 13179

Re: What was the last good Stockfish?

MikeB wrote:
Sat Sep 28, 2019 5:21 pm
maxdeg wrote:
Sat Sep 28, 2019 4:52 pm
@MikeB

BlueFish source .. https://anonfiles.com/32Ifib7bn5/Bluefi ... h-clone_7z
macOS Bluefish
https://www.dropbox.com/s/xpgno0bfu73b3 ... S.zip?dl=0

bench nodes:
Nodes searched : 4176743
+1
:D
by maxdeg
Mon Sep 16, 2019 8:58 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Draws are getting cheaper, are 15W enough?
Replies: 20
Views: 3471

Re: Draws are getting cheaper, are 15W enough?

Does anyone run correspondence or freestyle events with rules designed to avoid or minimize draws, such as specified one-sided openings or startpositions, or modifications of the normal draw rules, or anything else? It seems that attempts to do something about draws should start with correspondence...
by maxdeg
Sat Sep 07, 2019 8:30 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: updates ...
Replies: 16
Views: 3540

Re: updates ...

Ovyron wrote:
Sat Sep 07, 2019 7:19 pm
Seriously, it turns out Burnzie 1.0 sounds like a great name after all!
Hah !
After due consideration Mike has decided to rename the latest and greatest (to date) .. tada ..

ULYSSES .. :D :evil: :twisted:

And you still have issues with my Dutch .. :P
by maxdeg
Wed Aug 21, 2019 9:31 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Crystal
Replies: 23
Views: 6329

Re: Crystal

Marek Soszynski wrote:
Sat Aug 17, 2019 6:56 am
Many thanks Dann!
+1 :D :D