Togarouter is a bot on FICS. It plays chess 24/7 using the fruit engine to select its moves. It was created to duplicate the efforts of ChessRouter (another bot) using an UCI engine. The hardware died on Sep 15, 2013, but a replacement was activated Jul 26, 2016.


Rosewill RNX-N150RT v1 (350 Mhz MIPS 24Kc (Atheros AR7240 SoC), 32 MB RAM, 4 MB flash) This is a rebranded TP-Link TL-WR741ND v1


TRENDnet TEW-652BRP R1.0 (400 Mhz MIPS 24Kc (Atheros AR9130 SoC), 32 MB RAM, 4 MB flash)

Actiontec GT-701 DSL Modem (150 Mhz AR7, 16 MB RAM, 4 MB flash)

Belkin F5D7230-4 v1232a (125 Mhz Broadcom 4710, 16 MB RAM, 4 MB flash)

Operating System

OpenWrt trunk (r49876 -- Jul. 26, 2016 -- Atheros AR7xxx Target)


icsdroneng 0.29

polyglot 1.4.70b

Toga II 1.4.1SE "C" port with SMP disabled



Hash: 4 MB

Book: polyglot book_small.bin

Resign: off

Kibitz Interval: 7 sec.


setoption name ownbook value false
setoption name hash value 4
position startpos
go depth 10


info depth 10 seldepth 23 time 3050 nodes 155122 nps 50862
info time 3051 nodes 155122 nps 50850 cpuload 960
info hashfull 90
bestmove d2d4 ponder d7d5

For perspective, my Pentium III 500 Mhz notebook with the same settings gets 146618 nps, almost 3x faster.