[Beowulf] Security issues

Tim Cutts tjrc at sanger.ac.uk
Fri Oct 24 07:19:59 EDT 2008


On 24 Oct 2008, at 11:26 am, Alan Ward wrote:

>
>
> Kubuntu-derived? Would Debian not be a better way to go, as in not  
> installing any graphical stuff unless the user needs it?

Ubuntu is a little ahead of Debian in terms of some of the cluster  
software it contains.  For example, gluster is in Ubuntu 8.10, but is  
not in Debian Lenny.  It is in Debian's development tree, but won't  
hit a production Debian release for God knows how long.  :-)  You can  
always install Ubuntu without any of the GUI gubbins.

Tim


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