[Beowulf] Oldest functioning clusters
Roger L. Smith
roger at ERC.MsState.Edu
Mon Nov 22 18:50:45 PST 2004
On Mon, 22 Nov 2004, Robert G. Brown wrote:
> You need a few more rules. Do we count a cluster as being in continuous
> service even if its hardware has rolled over several times in its
Ok, fair enough, but I don't really want to be too pedantic about it.
Let's say that it has to be substantially original. The vast majority of
the nodes must be substantially original.
> If yes, brahma has been running continuously since the fall of '96,
> although the last of its original systems (200 MHz PPros) have been dead
> for a year or three now.
I don't think that this would meet the definition.
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