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Old 02-05-2009, 09:48 AM
Oigen Oigen is offline
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Has any of you tried to setup a cluster of Linux running PS3's? I'm reading and thinking that, with about 16 of them you could build a super server, something that's cheaper than any other server with the same specs. Do you know anything about something like this?
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Old 02-09-2009, 08:51 AM
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there was a fantastic article on slashdot.org the other month about this. search there.
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Old 02-09-2009, 11:08 AM
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Their are a few good articles out there.. one to look at would be the breaking of SSL with 200 PS3's in a cluster. I'm sure those chaps would have some advice on the best way to perform distributed computing with PS3's
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