disadvantages of a linux cluster

Robert G. Brown rgb at phy.duke.edu
Sat Nov 9 15:25:23 PST 2002

On Wed, 6 Nov 2002, Bob Drzyzgula wrote:

> In any event, I suppose that if Dell, Intel and Microsoft
> came to me and offered me $60,000,000 to put up and run a
> Windows-based cluster for four years, I, too would have
> to think real long and hard before I said no.  Hell,
> there's always Cygwin.

As I said, if one is going to sell your soul to the Devil, at least be
sure you get a decent price...;-)

I just with MY cluster came with Cluster Elves.

Instead I have to make do with one tired and somewhat decrepit


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