Intel i5 750
128mb hash each
3-4-5 piece tablebases
Silver 2011.cgb book
40 moves in 25 minutes repeating (adapted for the CCRL)
4 cycles 44 rounds
All engines 32-bit 1CPU
The top engine will gain automatic promotion and the bottom engine will gain automatic relegation. The second top engine and the second bottom engine might have to play grading matches to determine which division they will play in for the next series. This will be the last series that Bison participates in until a new version is released.
Francesca MAD 0.19
This tournament can be followed more closely from the following link, where games will also be available for download after every two rounds:
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.
Host - GrahamCCRL.dyndns.org Port - 16002