[Beowulf] For grins...India

Prentice Bisbal prentice at ias.edu
Thu Dec 11 06:14:54 PST 2008

Greg Lindahl wrote:
> On Thu, Dec 11, 2008 at 12:01:23AM +0100, Vincent Diepeveen wrote:
>> Not seldom if some low level programmers go busy with such software it 
>> suddenly speeds up factor 1000.
> Vincent, the people I know who do climate compare notes on how many
> model years per cpu year they can compute at a given resolution and
> algorithm and machine. If someone made a mistake and was 1000X slower
> than the competition, they'd be aware of it.
> Your wild claims can be funny at times, but really, you should start a
> blog instead of posting them here.
> -- greg

I agree. Vincent constantly makes ridiculous political statements that
simply have no place on this list.


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