[Beowulf] Flashmobcomputing

Robert G. Brown rgb at phy.duke.edu
Tue Feb 24 08:34:16 EST 2004


On Mon, 23 Feb 2004, Greg Lindahl wrote:

> On Mon, Feb 23, 2004 at 05:47:27PM -0500, Mark Hahn wrote:
> 
> > of course, in the grid nirvana, 
> > all computers would have multiple ports of infiniband,
> > and the word would be 5 us across ;)
> 
> In grid nirvana, the speed of light would rise with Moore's Law.

I'll have to think about that one.

Exponential growth of the speed of light.  Hmmm.  Some sort of
inflationary model?  Space flattening towards non-relativistic
classical?  The physics of Nirvana would be veeeery interesting...

:-)

   rgb

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