[Computer-go] oakfoam/Zen9 game

Yamato yamato_cg at yahoo.co.jp
Sun Feb 12 16:10:45 PST 2012

I guess the server did not send the clean-up command to Zen.


(2012/02/12 22:23), Nick Wedd wrote:
> In my report http://www.weddslist.com/kgs/past/80/index.html on the last
> KGS bot tournament, I wrote
> In round 13, Zen9 (as Black) and then oakfoam passed ... . Zen has won:
> the 14-stone white group ... is dead ... . However they disagreed about
> the status of the 14-stone group, and the game entered the clean-up
> phase. Oakfoam again passed, and the game was immediately declared over,
> with all the stones on the board counted as alive. The game was
> therefore counted as a win for oakfoam.
> It seems to me that Black was never given a chance to show that it could
> capture the dead group. I shall check, and if my understanding is
> correct, I shall report this to KGS programmer 'wms' as a defect in the
> clean-up mechanism.
> I would be grateful if someone could check my interpretation of what
> happened. Is this just an example of one of the bots handling the
> clean-up wrong? Or is it the server itself that got it wrong? If it's
> the server, I must report it to wms.
> Nick

More information about the Computer-go mailing list