cluster using handhelds

John Hearns john.hearns at
Thu Sep 11 05:28:10 EDT 2003

On Wed, 10 Sep 2003, Jim Lux wrote:

> Has anyone tried building a cluster using handheld computers (i.e. iPaq or 
> Palm type) that use wireless LAN (802.11) or IR for the interconnect?  Is 
> there an implementation of MPI that will work in that environment (WinCE, 
> PalmOS) (perhaps MPICH in some form?)

If my memory serves me, I remember a presentation at the FOSDEM 2002 
conference from a French lab which did something along these lines.

A qucik Google doesn't find this. IT might have been CNRS,

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