[Computer-go] monte carlo search; all valid moves?

folkert folkert at vanheusden.com
Sat Mar 28 03:24:28 PDT 2015


Well you could check if a field is empty or not but you could also
check if you're putting stones in a dead area or if it would be a
suicide, etc.

On Sat, Mar 28, 2015 at 10:15:32AM +0100, ?lvaro Begu? wrote:
> I am not sure I understand the question. The only thing that is typically
> not checked in the playouts is superko. What other "validity checks" are
> you performing?
> 
> Álvaro.
> 
> 
> 
> On Sat, Mar 28, 2015 at 9:54 AM, holger krekel <holger at merlinux.eu> wrote:
> 
> > On Sat, Mar 28, 2015 at 08:51 +0100, folkert wrote:
> > > Hi,
> > >
> > > For a monte carlo search, are only valid moves performed? Or does it
> > > work from beginning to the end of a playout using whatever free position
> > > is available on the board?
> >
> > I am also interested in the question.
> >
> > > Because I read here that people can do 25k playouts per second while my
> > > program can only do ~ 20 per second when doing full validity checks on
> > > all steps.
> >
> > Do you have a reference, some context for the 25K playouts?
> >
> > holger
> >
> >
> > >
> > > Folkert van Heusden
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