java and cluster

Mike Eggleston mikee at
Fri Sep 12 10:06:39 EDT 2003

Accidently sent this directly to Donald Becker:

On Fri, 12 Sep 2003, Donald Becker wrote:

> My impression from others (disclaimer: not being a Java programmer
> myself), is that cluster Java applications are written with explicit
> distributed layout.  Independent address spaces, which may be
> multithreaded, are run on the nodes and communicate without using a
> cluster-specific library.

I used a JNI wrapper around PVM for my applications.

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