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Old November 9, 2011, 08:54 PM
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ok I just thought about all of this an I realized that it would be impossible to setup all machines to work on one thing because of the speeds of the different machines alone would mess things up.
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Just think about what SMP stands for and you'll realize why clustering single work units cannot be done. Clusters work when the process requires intermittent coordination between nodes - usually at the beginning and end of specific sub-tasks. SMP processes, meanwhile, depend upon constant coordination between nodes.
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