Frequently Asked Questions
How do I play against Oakfoam?
What are the strongest parameter settings for Oakfoam on my machine?
thread_count to the number of cores on your machine (including any hyperthreads). Enable pondering with
memory_usage_max to an amount appropriate for your machine. See Parameters for info on other parameters you might want to adjust.
How do I improve scaling on my multi-core machine?
Make sure Oakfoam is using the Hoard memory allocator. This can be enabled using the
configure script option
--with-hoard=<libdir>. Refer to Install for more information.
What does parameter xyz do?
Refer to Parameters.
How do I build Oakfoam for Linux?
Refer to Install.