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Re: [Bug-gnubg] cubeless equity reporting

From: Christian Anthon
Subject: Re: [Bug-gnubg] cubeless equity reporting
Date: Mon, 2 Jul 2007 22:05:13 +0200

On 7/2/07, address@hidden <address@hidden> wrote:

When GNU-bg reports a cube rollout result it shows (I believe) the
cubeless equity as calculated from the s/g/bg report of the no-double
branch.  Wouldn't it be more accurate to instead use the breakdowns
from the take branch, since (presumably) the number of dicerolls in
that path is typically larger (and thus less susceptible to pure

It sounds reasonable, at least for money games. I suggest a couple of
(10) test cases to see if at makes any difference. But, in general I
don't look much at the cubeless equties, nor at the s/g/bg breakdown,
since I often find that they make little sense, except where two very
different moves result in the same cubefull equity.


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