[Beowulf] first cluster

Christopher Samuel samuel at unimelb.edu.au
Mon Jul 12 22:55:23 PDT 2010


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On 13/07/10 14:29, Rahul Nabar wrote:

> Out of curiosity, is there the possibility of running
> a "swapless" compute-node?

Yes of course, it just means that the kernel no longer has
the option of paging out infrequently accessed dirty pages
to free space for active processes.

cheers!
Chris
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