Cluster via USB
yocum at linuxcare.com
Thu Mar 1 07:42:48 PST 2001
Check the linux-ha archives from early October last year for some
discussions between Alan Robertson and Eric Ayers on providing
communication over USB. The goal was to provide a serial heartbeat over
PPP on USB and if I recall correctly, Eric was successful. Of course,
with a heartbeat, bandwidth and speed aren't critical, but it's a
starting place. The archives are here:
Hope that helps,
Sven Hiller wrote:
> did somebody tried to link some nodes together via USB?
> The Pros are cheep (standard equipment), probably sufficient fast for
> applications (depends on... -;) and easy to install without to open the
> (e.g., in the case of warranty or leasing contract).
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