Intel i5 Quad
256mb hash each where possible
3-4-5 piece tablebases
40 moves in 25 minutes repeating (adapted for the CCRL)
4 cycles 44 rounds
All engines 64-bit where available
The top engine will gain automatic promotion. Any other changes of division will be at my discretion and may not necessarily involve playoff matches.
Butcher 1.64 64-bit
Gibbon 2.57a 64-bit
ChessKiss 1.7 64-bit
Capivara LK 0.09a01a 64-bit
Firefly 2.5.13 64-bit
Shallow 1.0 64-bit
Soldat III 0.172
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 - 16001
The tournament is also being broadcast in Playchess.