Distributed process id

Jacques B. Siboni jacsib at lutecium.org
Wed Oct 10 23:24:23 PDT 2001

Hi all,

While attempting to install the bproc package I realized it has not been
maintained since april 2000. 

bproc is a package that masters the distribution of processes to slave
machines. Therefore the client process sees only the process id given by the

It is at 

Do you know what kind of alternative can be used to handle virtual process id
in order to have a master server which sends requests to cluster machines?

Thanks in advance


Dr. Jacques B. Siboni mailto:jacsib at Lutecium.org
8 pass. Charles Albert, F75018 Paris, France
Tel. & Fax: 33 (0) 1 42 28 76 78
Home Page: http://www.lutecium.org/jacsib/

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