dear friends , I want to know if it is possible to distribute LL algorithm so that we can run it on a cluster to test one exopnent on several nodes simultaneously so check it in a shorter peroid of time . Or should we use trial_factoring algorithm in this regard!. or other algorithms.???
> [EMAIL PROTECTED] >> to whom it may concern : >> my question is: will the p95 software run on a system of >> clusters?????? > > If you're asking if there's a cluster-aware version of Prime95, the > answer is no. Because of the nautre of the error checking done on the > server, there is no need to provide failover of the service. Nor is > there a need to have two coordinated processes running on each node to > increase performance - each node can run a copy of P95 independently, > testing different exponents while maintaining the maximum performance > possible. > > You can use prime95 on a cluster by running a separate copy on each > node, and you'll get all the performance your hardware can provide. If > your particular cluster architecture requires "mirror image" execution > and file-systems, then you'll have a problem, because both nodes will > perform exactly the same prime95 computations, and you'll get the same > performance as a single machine. > > Regards, > Ryan > _________________________________________________________________________ > Unsubscribe & list info -- http://www.ndatech.com/mersenne/signup.htm > Mersenne Prime FAQ -- http://www.tasam.com/~lrwiman/FAQ-mers > _________________________________________________________________________ Unsubscribe & list info -- http://www.ndatech.com/mersenne/signup.htm Mersenne Prime FAQ -- http://www.tasam.com/~lrwiman/FAQ-mers