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by mt
Wed Feb 28, 2018 9:54 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: New engine: Xiphos
Replies: 48
Views: 16451

Re: New engine: Xiphos

Now to get to depth 25 it takes 1025 seconds (~49 times more), nodes 2722420297 (~61 times more), and the speed went up ~30% except in the last output, that went completely crazy: nps 845996416 perft shows no difference though Oh, thanks for the report, i can indeed replicate that for 4GB hash. 2GB...
by mt
Wed Feb 28, 2018 8:19 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: New engine: Xiphos
Replies: 48
Views: 16451

Re: New engine: Xiphos

CMCanavessi wrote:Is it normal that the node count and depth differs significantly with different hash sizes?
Hi Carlos, that's strange. I can't see any differences, can you give me an example?
Also, does the 'perft' returns good results? (btw, there is also `test` command that runs a couple of test positions).
by mt
Wed Feb 28, 2018 5:00 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: New engine: Xiphos
Replies: 48
Views: 16451

Re: New engine: Xiphos

Neither windows binary's are working for me. Can anyone compile one for older machines, Ive tried but just cannot get it to run Can't compile for nonpop 64bit Linux either. thank you for your interest, and sorry for the trouble. for the next release, i'll try to make binaries for older hardware as ...
by mt
Wed Feb 28, 2018 4:58 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: New engine: Xiphos
Replies: 48
Views: 16451

Re: New engine: Xiphos

velmarin wrote:Congrats, is a very promising project, although I haven't been able to prove it.
Windows_x64_magic version does not work on my SSE2 machine
i've updated the w64-magic version. i hope it will work now on any sse hardware. sorry for the trouble.
by mt
Wed Feb 28, 2018 4:57 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: New engine: Xiphos
Replies: 48
Views: 16451

Re: New engine: Xiphos

sandermvdb wrote:An initial version that is ~3000 elo! :o
How long have you been working on this project?
i've started to work on it 8 months ago. one thing helped a lot, i have a spare 6 core machine i used to run tests 24/7.
by mt
Wed Feb 28, 2018 4:56 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: New engine: Xiphos
Replies: 48
Views: 16451

Re: New engine: Xiphos

Milos, I am having problems when trying and load the engine on Playchess server. It will not load. I am using BMI2 version of your engine. I hope you can fix the problem. :? :? hi damir, thank you for your interest. unfortunately i don't have any experience with Playchess server, maybe using an old...
by mt
Wed Feb 28, 2018 4:54 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: New engine: Xiphos
Replies: 48
Views: 16451

Re: New engine: Xiphos

Could y also implement the "go searchmoves" please?
thanks for the suggestion. will include it in the next release.
by mt
Wed Feb 28, 2018 7:33 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: New engine: Xiphos
Replies: 48
Views: 16451

Re: New engine: Xiphos

Hi Brendan, thanks. Yes, the engine is written from scratch.
by mt
Wed Feb 28, 2018 6:30 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: New engine: Xiphos
Replies: 48
Views: 16451

New engine: Xiphos

I released an initial version of my new UCI chess engine. Github: https://github.com/milostatarevic/xiphos Binaries: https://github.com/milostatarevic/xiphos/releases Please note that the project is still work in progress. The evaluation function is relatively simple (~200 lines of code), and togeth...