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by Vizvezdenec
Sun Feb 25, 2018 11:07 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: World Computer Chess Championship
Replies: 169
Views: 50566

Re: World Computer Chess Championship

I don't really know how +200 elo engine can be a "derivative".
It's like... All engines are derivatives of Crafty, Fruit, Stockfish in some ways. If someone takes stockfish code and improves it by 200 elo, well, it's not stockfish anymore either way.
by Vizvezdenec
Thu Feb 22, 2018 3:12 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: Stockfish 9 - FGRL 60 min + 15 sec
Replies: 8
Views: 2876

Re: Stockfish 9 - FGRL 60 min + 15 sec

24 losses in 1300 games and this is with contempt 20!
This sf9 is quite solid engine :lol:
by Vizvezdenec
Thu Feb 22, 2018 7:34 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: YLCET Super X2 Live Super finals announcment
Replies: 11
Views: 2502

Re: YLCET Super X2 Live Super finals announcment

this SALC book is maybe not the most balanced one but it for sure provides really entertaining games with a lot of crazy positions.
by Vizvezdenec
Mon Feb 19, 2018 8:48 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: YLCET Super X2 Live Super finals announcment
Replies: 11
Views: 2502

Re: YLCET Super X2 Live Super finals announcment

really cool tournament, at some ways even better than TCEC :)
by Vizvezdenec
Sat Feb 10, 2018 8:21 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: YLCET Super X1 Live Broadcast Announcement!
Replies: 48
Views: 12544

Re: YLCET Super X1 Live Games - Updates

this sf is so fun to watch, it eval is all over the place, it's constantly going for completely mind-blowing positions and is still top-1 engine for now.
by Vizvezdenec
Fri Feb 09, 2018 2:55 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: YLCET Super X1 Live Broadcast Announcement!
Replies: 48
Views: 12544

Re: YLCET Super X1 Live Broadcast Announcement!

For me everything is perfectly fine. Some twitch bug probably.
by Vizvezdenec
Mon Feb 05, 2018 5:11 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: YLCET Super X1 Live Broadcast Announcement!
Replies: 48
Views: 12544

Re: YLCET Super X1 Live Games - Updates

Stockfish pressured houdini really hard some games and finally exploded with 1-0 0-1 after not being able to win +6 and +1.5.
by Vizvezdenec
Sun Feb 04, 2018 5:29 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: Stockfish 9 - FGRL 60 + 0.6 sec.
Replies: 15
Views: 4988

Re: Stockfish 9 - FGRL 60 + 0.6 sec.

the difference is that sf contempt of 20 doesn't lose any elo vs 0 in selfplay, and even is speculated to give some elo...
by Vizvezdenec
Fri Feb 02, 2018 10:21 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: YLCET Super X1 Live Broadcast Announcement!
Replies: 48
Views: 12544

Re: YLCET Super X1 Live Broadcast Announcement!

Is twitch chat dead? I can't see it on this page.
Nice tournament btw :)
by Vizvezdenec
Thu Jan 25, 2018 9:18 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: SF130118
Replies: 36
Views: 14899

Re: SF130118

Well, stockfish contempt behaves in pretty strange way - it for some reason doesn't lose elo vs equal opponents till you set it as 25 or more. But it helps to gain more points vs weaker engines. Basically C=20 is just more agressive stockfish w/o any real drawbakcs (well, maybe it loses elo vs stron...