[Bioclusters] Debian cluster

Jones George bioclusters@bioinformatics.org
Fri, 19 Sep 2003 12:21:15 -0400

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>>> dag@sonsorol.org 09/19/03 12:11PM >>>

I'm more interested in what you are calling'FAI' -- can you tell us =
about that? Is it a debian thing? I'm a systemimager=20
(www.systemimager.org) bigot myself and have used SI successfully with=20
Redhat/Debian/Gentoo based cluster systems.


Nox wrote:
> We have begun to investigate FAI and Debian for our clustering=20
> solutions.
> I have always been partial to Debian, its my OS of choice,
> has been for yrs.
> So when I discovered the clustering tools, I was excited.
> (FAI, Fully Automated Install)
> Does anyone have experience with this?
> Pitfalls, things to watch for,
> success stories etc.

Chris Dagdigian, <dag@sonsorol.org>
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dag@sonsorol.org 09/19/03 12:11PM &gt;&gt;&gt;<BR><BR>I'm more interested =
what you are calling'FAI' -- can you tell us more <BR>about that? Is it a =
thing? I'm a systemimager <BR>(<A=20
href=3D"http://www.systemimager.org)">www.systemimager.org)</A> bigot =
myself and=20
have used SI successfully with <BR>Redhat/Debian/Gentoo based cluster=20
systems.<BR><BR>-Chris<BR><BR><BR><BR>Nox wrote:<BR>&gt; We have begun =
investigate FAI and Debian for our clustering <BR>&gt; solutions.<BR>&gt;=
<BR>&gt; I have always been partial to Debian, its my OS of choice,<BR>&gt;=
been for yrs.<BR>&gt; <BR>&gt; So when I discovered the clustering tools, =
I was=20
excited.<BR>&gt; (FAI, Fully Automated Install)<BR>&gt; <BR>&gt; Does =
have experience with this?<BR>&gt; Pitfalls, things to watch for,<BR>&gt;=
success stories etc.<BR>&gt; <BR><BR><BR>-- <BR>Chris Dagdigian,=20
&lt;dag@sonsorol.org&gt;<BR>BioTeam Inc. - Independent Bio-IT &amp; =
consulting<BR>Office: 617-666-6454, Mobile: 617-877-5498, Fax:=20
425-699-0193<BR>PGP KeyID: 83D4310E iChat/AIM: 'bioteamdag' Web: <A=20
maillist&nbsp; -&nbsp; Bioclusters@bioinformatics.org<BR><A=20