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Re: IDL and Beowolf ?
On 31 Jul 2001 12:53:47 -0700, David Bruhwiler <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>email@example.com wrote in message news:
>> I just finished reading The Do-It-Yourself Supercomputer by William W.
>> Hargrove, Forrest M. Hoffman and Thomas Sterling in this months Scientific
>> And wondered if anyone had any thoughts/experience with running IDL
>> applications on such a cluster.
>At Tech-X Corporation, we have prototyped the use of MPI (message
>passing interface) with IDL and have succesfully tested this simple
>prototype on a Beowolf style linux cluster. Tech-X will soon receive
>funding from the US Department of Energy for further proof-of-principle
>development of this idea. This next round of development will occur
>over a six month period, beginning in September.
>Tech-X just issued a press release on this subject, and I just posted
>that press release to this news group.
Ugh, I just read your press release, ex-squeeze me for asking to re-post it :^)!
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