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Graham Banks
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Toxic Environment

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TOXIC ENVIRONMENT

Intel i7 Quad
ChessGUI
256mb hash each
3-4-5 piece tablebases
Ponder off
Charlotte 1.0.cgb book
40 moves in 16 minutes repeating (adapted for the CCRL)
4 cycles 36 rounds
All engines 64-bit 1CPU (where available)


Participants

CM11th Toxic
Fridolin 3.10 64-bit
RookieMonster 0.9.5 64-bit
Zevra 2.5 64-bit
Blunder 7.6.0 64-bit
Odonata 0.5.1 64-bit
Delocto 200419 64-bit
MadChess 3.0 64-bit
Rodin 8.0
Betsabe II 2020


Games and standings will be available after every six rounds from the following link:
http://kirill-kryukov.com/chess/discuss ... =7&t=13746

Web based link for live viewing (huge thanks to Jay - Berserk author).
http://tlcv.net/16094

Alternatively, 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 - 16094

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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Guenther
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Re: Toxic Environment

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Graham Banks wrote: Thu Jan 13, 2022 10:46 pm TOXIC ENVIRONMENT
Haha, I first thought this will be a rant about current situation in talkchess/computerchess,
until I noticed it was posted in Tournaments/Matches.
https://rwbc-chess.de

trollwatch:
Talkchess nowadays is a joke - it is full of trolls/idiots/clone lovers/people stuck in the pleistocene > 80% of the posts fall into this category...
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Graham Banks
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Re: Toxic Environment

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Guenther wrote: Thu Jan 13, 2022 11:01 pm
Graham Banks wrote: Thu Jan 13, 2022 10:46 pm TOXIC ENVIRONMENT
Haha, I first thought this will be a rant about current situation in talkchess/computerchess,
until I noticed it was posted in Tournaments/Matches.
:P
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Re: Toxic Environment

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Best tournament ever, thanks a lot Graham
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Re: Toxic Environment

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Guenther wrote: Thu Jan 13, 2022 11:01 pm
Graham Banks wrote: Thu Jan 13, 2022 10:46 pm TOXIC ENVIRONMENT
Haha, I first thought this will be a rant about current situation in talkchess/computerchess,
until I noticed it was posted in Tournaments/Matches.
Same :lol:
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Graham Banks
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Re: Toxic Environment

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TOXIC ENVIRONMENT

Intel i7 Quad
ChessGUI
256mb hash each
3-4-5 piece tablebases
Ponder off
Charlotte 1.0.cgb book
40 moves in 16 minutes repeating (adapted for the CCRL)
4 cycles 36 rounds
All engines 64-bit 1CPU (where available)


Standings after Round 9

5.5 - Fridolin 3.10 64-bit
5.5 - CM11th Toxic
5.5 - Delocto 200419 64-bit
5.0 - RookieMonster 1.9.6-dev 64-bit
5.0 - MadChess 3.0 64-bit
4.5 - Zevra 2.5 64-bit
4.5 - Rodin 8.0
4.5 - Betsabe II 2020
3.0 - Odonata 0.5.1 64-bit
2.0 - Blunder 7.6.0 64-bit


Games and standings will be available after every nine rounds from the following link:
http://kirill-kryukov.com/chess/discuss ... =7&t=13746

Web based link for live viewing (huge thanks to Jay - Berserk author).
http://tlcv.net/16094

Alternatively, 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 - 16094

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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Graham Banks
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Re: Toxic Environment

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TOXIC ENVIRONMENT

Intel i7 Quad
ChessGUI
256mb hash each
3-4-5 piece tablebases
Ponder off
Charlotte 1.0.cgb book
40 moves in 16 minutes repeating (adapted for the CCRL)
4 cycles 36 rounds
All engines 64-bit 1CPU (where available)


Standings after Round 18

12.0 - RookieMonster 1.9.6-dev 64-bit
11.0 - Delocto 200419 64-bit
10.0 - Zevra 2.5 64-bit
10.0 - CM11th Toxic
9.0 - Fridolin 3.10 64-bit
9.0 - Betsabe II 2020
8.0 - Blunder 7.6.0 64-bit
8.0 - MadChess 3.0 64-bit
8.0 - Rodin 8.0
5.0 - Odonata 0.5.1 64-bit


Games and standings will be available after every nine rounds from the following link:
http://kirill-kryukov.com/chess/discuss ... =7&t=13746

Web based link for live viewing (huge thanks to Jay - Berserk author).
http://tlcv.net/16094

Alternatively, 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 - 16094

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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Graham Banks
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Re: Toxic Environment

Post by Graham Banks »

TOXIC ENVIRONMENT

Intel i7 Quad
ChessGUI
256mb hash each
3-4-5 piece tablebases
Ponder off
Charlotte 1.0.cgb book
40 moves in 16 minutes repeating (adapted for the CCRL)
4 cycles 36 rounds
All engines 64-bit 1CPU (where available)


Standings after Round 27

18.0 - RookieMonster 1.9.6-dev 64-bit
16.5 - Delocto 200419 64-bit
14.5 - CM11th Toxic
14.5 - Betsabe II 2020
14.0 - Blunder 7.6.0 64-bit
14.0 - Zevra 2.5 64-bit
13.0 - MadChess 3.0 64-bit
11.5 - Fridolin 3.10 64-bit
11.5 - Rodin 8.0
7.5 - Odonata 0.5.1 64-bit


Games and standings will be available after every nine rounds from the following link:
http://kirill-kryukov.com/chess/discuss ... =7&t=13746

Web based link for live viewing (huge thanks to Jay - Berserk author).
http://tlcv.net/16094

Alternatively, 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 - 16094

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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Graham Banks
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Location: Auckland, NZ

Re: Toxic Environment

Post by Graham Banks »

TOXIC ENVIRONMENT

Intel i7 Quad
ChessGUI
256mb hash each
3-4-5 piece tablebases
Ponder off
Charlotte 1.0.cgb book
40 moves in 16 minutes repeating (adapted for the CCRL)
4 cycles 36 rounds
All engines 64-bit 1CPU (where available)


Final Standings

23.0 - RookieMonster 1.9.6-dev 64-bit
23.0 - Delocto 200419 64-bit
21.0 - CM11th Toxic
20.5 - Blunder 7.6.0 64-bit
18.5 - Betsabe II 2020
18.0 - Zevra 2.5 64-bit
16.0 - Fridolin 3.10 64-bit
16.0 - Rodin 8.0
15.5 - MadChess 3.0 64-bit
8.5 - Odonata 0.5.1 64-bit


The complete tournament PGN (zipped) can be downloaded here:
http://kirill-kryukov.com/chess/discuss ... p?id=49854
gbanksnz at gmail.com
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Graham Banks
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Re: Toxic Environment

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Congratulations to both Erin (RookieMonster) and Moritz (Delocto) for sharing top spot. :)

Thanks to everybody who followed this tournament.
gbanksnz at gmail.com