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by MikeB
Sat Jul 24, 2021 11:02 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Which Stockfish version to get good evaluations for database
Replies: 12
Views: 652

Re: Which Stockfish version to get good evaluations for database

Hello, I'm looking for a way to quickly evaluate each move for my large database. I have the code ready but I am not sure which engine/version to use for that. The idea would be to have a strong engine evaluation (Elo 3000+) in the fastest way possible. First I thought about Stockfish 14 at depth 1...
by MikeB
Thu Jul 22, 2021 4:32 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Can an engine calculate how fast Human GM lose ratings after 55 ?
Replies: 12
Views: 1320

Re: Can an engine calculate how fast Human GM lose ratings after 55 ?

In summary, the good news is that you only get old once. ;>)
by MikeB
Tue Jul 13, 2021 2:06 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: How perform stockfish 14 in odd match?
Replies: 5
Views: 1089

Re: How perform stockfish 14 in odd match?

Quoting the description of stockfish 14: "the new network is not only larger, but more importantly, it deals better with large material imbalances". Has anyone done any tests versus other engines? What is expected of the outcome against humans? Is now a good competitor against Dragon 2 MCTS in odd ...
by MikeB
Sat Jul 10, 2021 4:16 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: There is something wrong with Honey Elo Expert setting
Replies: 20
Views: 2811

Re: I finally figures how to beat Honey Elo Expert level !

I am starting to learn how to beat your Expert level of the Honey chess engine, the strategy is simply NOT to get into tactical position, and slowly squeeze a winning strategical win by searching every little advantage that you can get weather space, pieces coordination, pawn structure, and always ...
by MikeB
Sat Jul 10, 2021 4:07 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: There is something wrong with Honey Elo Expert setting
Replies: 20
Views: 2811

Re: There is something wrong with Honey Elo Expert setting

Finally after the 7th game with the newer version of Honey I figured how to get a draw against Honey Expert Level, little by little I will advance to Master level probably in 6 months with more training with my online IM trainer and practicing against Honey :lol: :mrgreen: :lol: [Event "Computer ch...
by MikeB
Sat Jul 10, 2021 12:17 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Dark Horse Update
Replies: 15
Views: 3711

Re: Dark Horse Update

dkappe wrote:
Fri Jun 11, 2021 4:18 pm
I’ve had some requests to update Dark Horse to the new larger HalfKA architecture. I haven’t done any testing beyond making sure the net is the strongest of the training run. Same data as DH 0.3 (less than 1b positions).

https://www.patreon.com/posts/dark-horse-0-3-52384228
Good stuff Dietrich!
by MikeB
Sat Jul 10, 2021 12:16 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: How perform stockfish 14 in odd match?
Replies: 5
Views: 1089

Re: How perform stockfish 14 in odd match?

Quoting the description of stockfish 14: "the new network is not only larger, but more importantly, it deals better with large material imbalances". Has anyone done any tests versus other engines? What is expected of the outcome against humans? Is now a good competitor against Dragon 2 MCTS in odd ...
by MikeB
Sat Jul 10, 2021 12:13 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: There is something wrong with Honey Elo Expert setting
Replies: 20
Views: 2811

Re: There is something wrong with Honey Elo Expert setting

Finally after the 7th game with the newer version of Honey I figured how to get a draw against Honey Expert Level, little by little I will advance to Master level probably in 6 months with more training with my online IM trainer and practicing against Honey :lol: :mrgreen: :lol: [Event "Computer ch...
by MikeB
Fri Jul 09, 2021 4:04 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: There is something wrong with Honey Elo Expert setting
Replies: 20
Views: 2811

Re: There is something wrong with Honey Elo Expert setting

Didn't Stockfish already provide well defined strength level support? What's difference between Honey to it? Stockfish is the ultimate machine versus machine chess weapon, honey is for the club player who want to actually wants to play chess that is playing fullstrength, but only limited in strengt...
by MikeB
Fri Jul 09, 2021 3:27 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Forum's opinion about Norman Schmidt aka Kranium affair
Replies: 36
Views: 6969

Re: Forum's opinion about Norman Schmidt aka Kranium affair

I have see that on the new chess engine site the work and engines of Norman Schmidt have been banned for good.Even the sites where his engines were located are now inaccessible for further downloads. What is the opinion in chess community about this state of affair. If kranium is supposed to be ban...