Subject: Re: Cluster work?
To: NetBSD tech-kern <>
From: Phil Nelson <>
List: tech-cluster
Date: 03/02/2004 22:49:02
On Sunday 29 February 2004 03:42 pm, gabriel rosenkoetter wrote:
> Did you look at pkgsrc/parallel? There are several MPI and PVM
> tools, a port of Berkeley's GLUnix (which provides the
> process migration you're asking about, but not necessarily the
> cluster I/O... don't know how functional that is at the moment,
> though), and Tim Rightnour's clusterit (which is definitely--and
> purposely--bare bones compared to what you're describing, but it
> wouldn't be a bad starting point).

I knew about PVM and MPI.  I didn't know about GLUnix.  But I was interested 
in any work to add a kernel changes to do something like mosix.  (Not a 
direct port of mosix.)  From my reading of tech-cluster it appears that no 
such work has been started.