bulk.fefe.de Good link but it's just for the unix os. Linux 2.6 looking good.
From: Eike Dehling <e.e.dehling@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> Reply-To: openbeos@xxxxxxxxxxxxx To: openbeos@xxxxxxxxxxxxx Subject: [openbeos] Re: Multiprocessing,Mutithreading - Linux vs Openbeos Date: Tue, 11 Nov 2003 18:47:57 +0100
Wit linux's (v2.6 of course) current SMP / multithreading, i hardly think beos has an advantage ... see what SGI does with linux (256+ cpu systems), look at recent scalability benchmarks. (bulk.fefe.de/scalability)
I think the big point where beos can score is the desktop market, eating less resources then WinXP, with similar features, etc.
Eric MARTIN wrote:
I have a question about openbeos.
Is it possible that openbeos would be better than linux at clustering because of pervasive multhreading and strong SMP(symetrical multiprocessing) ?
Could it be a contender for supercomputing clusters in the future ?
I am thinking this OS would be great for scientific supercomputers because of this advantage.
Look at the Viginia Tech supercomputer. it uses mac os x.
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