[Beowulf] Supercomputers - iPad versus Cray
rtomek at ceti.pl
Sat Mar 10 10:30:50 EST 2012
On Fri, 9 Mar 2012, Lux, Jim (337C) wrote:
> Two mirrors face to face, so each device can "see" both front and back.
> The back facing camera is also higher resolution. Or, if you arranged
> them in a circle, so that A looks at B which looks at C which looks at
> D.... which looks at A.
> Mirrors could provide a redundant optical path.
And we finally come to nice algorithmic problem: given a number of
mirrors, their sizes and orientation compute maximum number of iphones
that could be arranged into an optical cluster.
** A C programmer asked whether computer had Buddha's nature. **
** As the answer, master did "rm -rif" on the programmer's home **
** directory. And then the C programmer became enlightened... **
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