[Beowulf] Re: PowerEdge SC 1435: Unexplained Crashes.
matt at technoronin.com
Tue Oct 14 16:53:37 PDT 2008
On Tue, 14 Oct 2008, Prentice Bisbal wrote:
> Dell supports CentOS. They better - that's one of the OSes they will
> install if you buy a cluster from them. I suspect the technician you are
> dealing with doesn't even know this.
Not in my experience. Not only did they refuse to support it, the guy was
downright snotty about it.
Also, I recommend staying away from the MD3000 storage unit. It has
issues such as not being able to present LUNs larger thn 2GB, not
supporting RAID6 and requiring a GUI interface to be able to install the
command line tools.
It's not what I know that counts.
It's what I can remember in time to use.
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