[Beowulf] Cluster of Linux and Windows

Bruno Coutinho coutinho at dcc.ufmg.br
Fri Nov 13 05:20:49 PST 2009


2009/11/12 Leonardo Machado Moreira <lm.moreira at gmail.com>

> Hi, I am new on Clusters and have some doubts about them.
>
> I am used to work with Arch Linux. What do you think about it?
>
> And finnaly, I would like to know if Is it possible to get a Cluster
> Working with a Server on Arch Linux and the nodes Windows.
>
> Or even better the nodes without a defined SO.
>

You should have same MPI implementation on all machines (despite windows
adds some network overhead) and choose a method to launch process in slave
machines (ssh , mpd, etc).


>
> What do you think?, Does it worth?
>
> Thanks in advance.
>
> Leonardo Machado Moreira.
>
>
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