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Old 01-19-2005, 12:37 AM   #1
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BigTux project shows Linux scaling to 64 processors


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HP on Tuesday demonstrated Linux scaling to 64 processors on its Superdome hardware as it seeks to reassure customers who are increasingly considering the open source operating system for enterprise applications.
The rest of the story is here.
 
Old 01-24-2005, 01:36 PM   #2
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Wow, that's a LOT of little penguin graphics during the early stages of a linux boot process.
 
Old 01-29-2005, 05:45 PM   #3
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This may be the most significant part of the article:
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"This was a standard Linux distribution," said Cabaniols. "The kernel was able to discover the topology of the system and discover the memory in a NUMA pattern."
 
Old 01-31-2005, 06:25 AM   #4
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Yes, I liked that part as well...
 
  


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