From: Mark (CNO20018 at domain PAT.ITCARLOW.IE)
Date: Thu 15 Apr 1999 - 20:58:09 IST
Just finished about two hours ago.. Not too bad some advise
though have at least 500MB hard drives in each node. I ended up
hitting my head of a number of walls for lack of space(only 160MB).
At the moment I have pvm and pvmpov up and doing ray tracing.
Check out the site www.beowulf-underground.org web site it has
some very good links.
The site I worked from mainly was
this is a very good guid to setting up a basic cluster with step by
step instructions to setting up pvm and pvmpov.
Also the beowulf mailing list is very good and the people on it are
sorry it took me so long to reply but I spent yesterday rebuilding
the cluster now up to five nodes (and I only blew up one along the
Let me know how it goes and if you need any more help.
> Has anybody on the list assembled a Beowulf system
> and what was the experience like.
> Hoping to hear something
> Best wishes
> Ray Cregan
> List maintainer: listmaster at domain linux.ie
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