[Beowulf] Stress / torture test cluster hardware

Mattijs Janssens m.janssens at opencfd.co.uk
Mon Oct 9 02:17:43 PDT 2006

On Sunday 08 October 2006 09:12, John Hearns wrote:
> Nico Mittenzwey wrote:
> > Dear Beowulf mailing list members,
> >
> > we are building a new Beowulf cluster at the moment. New hardware is
> > arriving every day. Now we want to make certain that this hardware has
> > no errors. Therefore we want to stress test them.

see if you can raise the temperature in your server room while you stress them 
(though not over manufacturers specs). That should really weed out the 
marginal ones.


Mattijs Janssens

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