Need Rocks cluster feedback

Sean sean at
Wed Sep 17 11:28:45 EDT 2003

We have done several Rocks cluster installation and it is very easy and 
straight forward.
Linux comes embedded in it and this is an added advantage. C-3 is a widely 
accepted cluster management tool.

At 03:01 AM 9/17/03 -0600, amazonia wrote:
>We will be soon implementing a new 32 node gigabit cluster based on x86 arch.
>The bosses are looking at rockscluster or RH9+scripts or RH7.x+oscar. (My 
>favourite is FAI, I will be probably part time admining the cluster)
>I would like to know the experience of listmembers and pros/cons of Rocks 
>Cluster distr v3.0 for x86.
>I heard that rocks people advocate a quick reinstall of faulty node 
>without any analysis. Is it true? I wouldn't prefer that.
>What is the best cluster mgmt tool? (Oscar etc). Which is the most popular?
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