Syzygy 7 piece Machine slow down

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Re: Syzygy 7 piece Machine slow down

Post by syzygy » Thu Sep 12, 2019 10:43 pm

first25plus5 wrote:
Sun Sep 08, 2019 7:49 pm
Thanks again and for your patience. I'm using Stockfish and have removed the cache setting. I tried disabling the windows paging file but the computer has problem starting up.
So I have had to leave the windows paging file back on and have increased the HASH to 14GB and re-tested.
Seems fine, but can't go larger with the total size of the tb files which remain at 14.9 GB.
Setting SF's hash to 14GB on a 16GB system leaves about no memory at all for caching TB files. With 6-piece TBs, that is asking for trouble.

If your PC cannot boot with 16GB RAM and no pagefile, then something seems wrong with your installation.

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