exa at kablonet.com.tr
Fri Jul 11 05:17:58 EDT 2003
On Thursday 10 July 2003 06:14, P. Aaron Lott wrote:
> Our group is interested in building a beowulf cluster using gentoo
> linux as the OS. Has anyone on the list had experience with this or
> know anyone who has experience with this? We're trying to figure out
> the best way to spawn nodes once we have configured one machine
> properly. Any suggestions such as pseudo kickstart methods would be
> greatly appreciated.
I investigated this a while ago. It turns out that gentoo isn't really geared
towards cluster use, but once you've customized it it can be pretty easy to
use a system replication tool.
I guess gentoo could benefit from a standardized HPC clustering solution,
including parallel system libraries and tools.
Eray Ozkural (exa) <erayo at cs.bilkent.edu.tr>
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