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The White Room

Post by Graham Banks » Thu Jul 16, 2020 11:05 pm

THE WHITE ROOM

Intel i5 Quad
ChessGUI
256mb hash each where possible
3-4-5 piece tablebases
Ponder off
GBSelect2019.cgb book
40 moves in 25 minutes repeating (adapted for the CCRL)
4 cycles 44 rounds
All engines 1CPU (64-bit where available)


Participants

Nirvanachess 2.4 64-bit
Vajolet2 2.8 64-bit
Demolito 2020-05-14 64-bit
Nemorino 5.00 64-bit
Igel 2.5.0 64-bit
chess22k 1.14 64-bit
Texel 1.07 64-bit
ChessBrainVB 3.74
Wasp 4.00 64-bit
Combusken 1.3.0 64-bit
iCE 4.0 64-bit
Winter 0.8 64-bit

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Re: The White Room

Post by Graham Banks » Thu Jul 16, 2020 11:07 pm

Games and standings will be available after every six rounds from the following link:
http://kirill-kryukov.com/chess/discuss ... =7&t=12229

If you install TLCV (Tom's Live Chess Viewer) on your computer, you can watch the games live move by move. You'll also be able to chat to others following the tournament in the chatroom there.
http://kirill-kryukov.com/chess/discuss ... p?id=42959
Host - GrahamCCRL.dyndns.org Port - 16001

Linux users can use Livius:
https://github.com/kmar/livius

There is also a Livius windows version.
It has live pv boards as a nice addition.
http://www.crabaware.com/livius/
gbanksnz at gmail.com

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Re: The White Room

Post by Graham Banks » Sun Jul 19, 2020 10:27 pm

THE WHITE ROOM

Intel i5 Quad
ChessGUI
256mb hash each where possible
3-4-5 piece tablebases
Ponder off
GBSelect2019.cgb book
40 moves in 25 minutes repeating (adapted for the CCRL)
4 cycles 44 rounds
All engines 1CPU (64-bit where available)


Standings after Round 6

4.5 - Texel 1.07 64-bit
4.0 - Wasp 4.00 64-bit
4.0 - Demolito 2020-05-14 64-bit
4.0 - Igel 2.5.0 64-bit
3.5 - Nemorino 5.00 64-bit
3.0 - Vajolet2 2.8 64-bit
2.5 - ChessBrainVB 3.74
2.5 - chess22k 1.14 64-bit
2.5 - Combusken 1.3.0 64-bit
2.5 - Nirvanachess 2.4 64-bit
2.0 - iCE 4.0 64-bit
1.0 - Winter 0.8 64-bit


Games and standings will be available after every six rounds from the following link:
http://kirill-kryukov.com/chess/discuss ... =7&t=12229

If you install TLCV (Tom's Live Chess Viewer) on your computer, you can watch the games live move by move. You'll also be able to chat to others following the tournament in the chatroom there.
http://kirill-kryukov.com/chess/discuss ... p?id=42959
Host - GrahamCCRL.dyndns.org Port - 16001

Linux users can use Livius:
https://github.com/kmar/livius

There is also a Livius windows version.
It has live pv boards as a nice addition.
http://www.crabaware.com/livius/
gbanksnz at gmail.com

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Posts: 34191
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Re: The White Room

Post by Graham Banks » Tue Jul 21, 2020 11:25 pm

THE WHITE ROOM

Intel i5 Quad
ChessGUI
256mb hash each where possible
3-4-5 piece tablebases
Ponder off
GBSelect2019.cgb book
40 moves in 25 minutes repeating (adapted for the CCRL)
4 cycles 44 rounds
All engines 1CPU (64-bit where available)


Standings after Round 12

8.5 - Texel 1.07 64-bit
7.0 - Wasp 4.00 64-bit
6.5 - Vajolet2 2.8 64-bit
6.5 - Nemorino 5.00 64-bit
6.5 - Igel 2.5.0 64-bit
6.5 - Demolito 2020-05-14 64-bit
6.0 - chess22k 1.14 64-bit
5.5 - Combusken 1.3.0 64-bit
5.5 - ChessBrainVB 3.74
5.0 - Nirvanachess 2.4 64-bit
4.5 - iCE 4.0 64-bit
4.0 - Winter 0.8 64-bit


Games and standings will be available after every six rounds from the following link:
http://kirill-kryukov.com/chess/discuss ... =7&t=12229

If you install TLCV (Tom's Live Chess Viewer) on your computer, you can watch the games live move by move. You'll also be able to chat to others following the tournament in the chatroom there.
http://kirill-kryukov.com/chess/discuss ... p?id=42959
Host - GrahamCCRL.dyndns.org Port - 16001

Linux users can use Livius:
https://github.com/kmar/livius

There is also a Livius windows version.
It has live pv boards as a nice addition.
http://www.crabaware.com/livius/
gbanksnz at gmail.com

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Re: The White Room

Post by Graham Banks » Thu Jul 23, 2020 10:47 pm

THE WHITE ROOM

Intel i5 Quad
ChessGUI
256mb hash each where possible
3-4-5 piece tablebases
Ponder off
GBSelect2019.cgb book
40 moves in 25 minutes repeating (adapted for the CCRL)
4 cycles 44 rounds
All engines 1CPU (64-bit where available)


Standings after Round 18

12.0 - Texel 1.07 64-bit
10.5 - Wasp 4.00 64-bit
10.0 - Vajolet2 2.8 64-bit
10.0 - Nemorino 5.00 64-bit
9.5 - Demolito 2020-05-14 64-bit
8.5 - iCE 4.0 64-bit
8.5 - chess22k 1.14 64-bit
8.5 - Nirvanachess 2.4 64-bit
8.0 - ChessBrainVB 3.74
8.0 - Igel 2.5.0 64-bit
8.0 - Winter 0.8 64-bit
6.5 - Combusken 1.3.0 64-bit


Games and standings will be available after every six rounds from the following link:
http://kirill-kryukov.com/chess/discuss ... =7&t=12229

If you install TLCV (Tom's Live Chess Viewer) on your computer, you can watch the games live move by move. You'll also be able to chat to others following the tournament in the chatroom there.
http://kirill-kryukov.com/chess/discuss ... p?id=42959
Host - GrahamCCRL.dyndns.org Port - 16001

Linux users can use Livius:
https://github.com/kmar/livius

There is also a Livius windows version.
It has live pv boards as a nice addition.
http://www.crabaware.com/livius/
gbanksnz at gmail.com

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Posts: 34191
Joined: Sun Feb 26, 2006 9:52 am
Location: Auckland, NZ

Re: The White Room

Post by Graham Banks » Sun Jul 26, 2020 12:22 am

THE WHITE ROOM

Intel i5 Quad
ChessGUI
256mb hash each where possible
3-4-5 piece tablebases
Ponder off
GBSelect2019.cgb book
40 moves in 25 minutes repeating (adapted for the CCRL)
4 cycles 44 rounds
All engines 1CPU (64-bit where available)


Standings after Round 24

15.5 - Texel 1.07 64-bit
13.0 - Vajolet2 2.8 64-bit
13.0 - Wasp 4.00 64-bit
13.0 - Nirvanachess 2.4 64-bit
12.5 - Demolito 2020-05-14 64-bit
12.0 - Nemorino 5.00 64-bit
12.0 - Winter 0.8 64-bit
11.5 - Igel 2.5.0 64-bit
11.0 - chess22k 1.14 64-bit
11.0 - iCE 4.0 64-bit
10.5 - ChessBrainVB 3.74
9.0 - Combusken 1.3.0 64-bit


Games and standings will be available after every six rounds from the following link:
http://kirill-kryukov.com/chess/discuss ... =7&t=12229

If you install TLCV (Tom's Live Chess Viewer) on your computer, you can watch the games live move by move. You'll also be able to chat to others following the tournament in the chatroom there.
http://kirill-kryukov.com/chess/discuss ... p?id=42959
Host - GrahamCCRL.dyndns.org Port - 16001

Linux users can use Livius:
https://github.com/kmar/livius

There is also a Livius windows version.
It has live pv boards as a nice addition.
http://www.crabaware.com/livius/
gbanksnz at gmail.com

User avatar
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Posts: 34191
Joined: Sun Feb 26, 2006 9:52 am
Location: Auckland, NZ

Re: The White Room

Post by Graham Banks » Tue Jul 28, 2020 12:04 am

THE WHITE ROOM

Intel i5 Quad
ChessGUI
256mb hash each where possible
3-4-5 piece tablebases
Ponder off
GBSelect2019.cgb book
40 moves in 25 minutes repeating (adapted for the CCRL)
4 cycles 44 rounds
All engines 1CPU (64-bit where available)


Standings after Round 30

17.5 - Texel 1.07 64-bit
17.0 - Vajolet2 2.8 64-bit
16.0 - Igel 2.5.0 64-bit
16.0 - Wasp 4.00 64-bit
15.5 - Nirvanachess 2.4 64-bit
15.5 - Nemorino 5.00 64-bit
15.0 - ChessBrainVB 3.74
15.0 - Winter 0.8 64-bit
14.0 - Demolito 2020-05-14 64-bit
13.5 - iCE 4.0 64-bit
13.0 - chess22k 1.14 64-bit
12.0 - Combusken 1.3.0 64-bit


Games and standings will be available after every six rounds from the following link:
http://kirill-kryukov.com/chess/discuss ... =7&t=12229

If you install TLCV (Tom's Live Chess Viewer) on your computer, you can watch the games live move by move. You'll also be able to chat to others following the tournament in the chatroom there.
http://kirill-kryukov.com/chess/discuss ... p?id=42959
Host - GrahamCCRL.dyndns.org Port - 16001

Linux users can use Livius:
https://github.com/kmar/livius

There is also a Livius windows version.
It has live pv boards as a nice addition.
http://www.crabaware.com/livius/
gbanksnz at gmail.com

User avatar
Graham Banks
Posts: 34191
Joined: Sun Feb 26, 2006 9:52 am
Location: Auckland, NZ

Re: The White Room

Post by Graham Banks » Thu Jul 30, 2020 12:57 am

THE WHITE ROOM

Intel i5 Quad
ChessGUI
256mb hash each where possible
3-4-5 piece tablebases
Ponder off
GBSelect2019.cgb book
40 moves in 25 minutes repeating (adapted for the CCRL)
4 cycles 44 rounds
All engines 1CPU (64-bit where available)


Standings after Round 36

20.0 - Vajolet2 2.8 64-bit
19.5 - Igel 2.5.0 64-bit
19.0 - Nirvanachess 2.4 64-bit
19.0 - Wasp 4.00 64-bit
19.0 - Texel 1.07 64-bit
18.5 - ChessBrainVB 3.74
18.5 - Winter 0.8 64-bit
17.5 - Nemorino 5.00 64-bit
17.0 - Demolito 2020-05-14 64-bit
16.5 - Combusken 1.3.0 64-bit
16.0 - iCE 4.0 64-bit
15.5 - chess22k 1.14 64-bit


Games and standings will be available after every six rounds from the following link:
http://kirill-kryukov.com/chess/discuss ... =7&t=12229

If you install TLCV (Tom's Live Chess Viewer) on your computer, you can watch the games live move by move. You'll also be able to chat to others following the tournament in the chatroom there.
http://kirill-kryukov.com/chess/discuss ... p?id=42959
Host - GrahamCCRL.dyndns.org Port - 16001

Linux users can use Livius:
https://github.com/kmar/livius

There is also a Livius windows version.
It has live pv boards as a nice addition.
http://www.crabaware.com/livius/
gbanksnz at gmail.com

User avatar
Graham Banks
Posts: 34191
Joined: Sun Feb 26, 2006 9:52 am
Location: Auckland, NZ

Re: The White Room

Post by Graham Banks » Fri Jul 31, 2020 10:43 pm

THE WHITE ROOM

Intel i5 Quad
ChessGUI
256mb hash each where possible
3-4-5 piece tablebases
Ponder off
GBSelect2019.cgb book
40 moves in 25 minutes repeating (adapted for the CCRL)
4 cycles 44 rounds
All engines 1CPU (64-bit where available)


Final Standings

24.5 - Winter 0.8 64-bit
24.0 - Nirvanachess 2.4 64-bit
23.5 - Vajolet2 2.8 64-bit
23.0 - Igel 2.5.0 64-bit
22.5 - ChessBrainVB 3.74
22.5 - Wasp 4.00 64-bit
22.0 - Nemorino 5.00 64-bit
21.0 - Texel 1.07 64-bit
21.0 - Combusken 1.3.0 64-bit
20.5 - Demolito 2020-05-14 64-bit
20.5 - chess22k 1.14 64-bit
19.0 - iCE 4.0 64-bit


The complete tournament pgn (zipped) can be downloaded here:
http://kirill-kryukov.com/chess/discuss ... p?id=46836
gbanksnz at gmail.com

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Re: The White Room

Post by Graham Banks » Fri Jul 31, 2020 10:44 pm

Congratulations to Jonathan (Winter) for the tournament victory. :)

Thanks to all who took an interest, including those who visited the broadcast.
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