Question about BProc process migration/ Scyld.
beowulf at chaka.net
Thu Mar 8 14:08:32 PST 2001
I have worked with Beowulf systems and MPI in the past, but am considering
diving into Scyld's tools to help build a cluster for a large company.
I'm a systems administrator, not a C programmer. After reading the BProc
documentation I am a bit confused. It mentions that the process migration
process is not transparent. Questions I have are:
1. Dou you need access the the program's source code to make modifications
for process migration?
2. Or, can a wrapper be written that is migrated and spawns the real
If there is any documentation that explains this more plainly than the
Scyld documentation I would really be interested.
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