[Beowulf] best linux distribution
hahn at mcmaster.ca
Mon Oct 8 08:25:31 PDT 2007
> Does any one use Centos on Beowulf nodes? Of course Centos is really just
> Redhat, but many people prefer it for use on servers.
sure. my organization is using centos wherever possible. we have some
history with RH-like distros, and a large installed base of HP's XC,
which is RHEL-based. what do you ask from a distro? I want it to be
reasonably up-to-date, use a decent package system (like yum+rpm),
not get in the way of NFS-root, etc.
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