Beowulf in Enterprise Environments

Matt Phillips mphil39 at
Wed Jun 18 18:05:22 EDT 2003

On Tue, 17 Jun 2003, Robert G. Brown wrote:
>crack (the venerable Unix password cracking program) can be run
>embarrassingly parallel over a network and in fact has been programmed
>to do so on request for a rather long time now.

Sounds reasonable that it can be made embarrassingly parallel. However, its 
creator Alec Muffett continue s to deny that it can/should be parallelized. (Micsellany 
section Q 5&6 )


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