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From: Bill Rankin (wrankin_at_[hidden])
Date: 2007-10-08 12:29:11


Hi Amit,

> Among these, the term that actually _fascinated_ me is a
> "cluster". What I would like to know is- what can be called a cluster?
> and what cannot be?
>
> I tested my parallel search program using using 4-nodes running Linux
> and Open MPI. So have I implemented a Linux cluster?
>

Yes, you have created a cluster.

More information on general parallel/cluster computing topics can be
found at the Beowulf website:

http://www.beowulf.org/

Hope this helps,

-bill