Category Archives: Cluster Computing

LHC Successful switch on

Scientists have hailed a successful switch-on for an enormous experiment which will recreate the conditions a few moments after the Big Bang. They have now fired two beams of particles called protons around the 27km-long tunnel which houses the Large … Continue reading

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LHC First Beam (Big Bang Day) Today

Scientist around the world are excited and eager today as the big moment is nearing ,more than 20 years of wait is about to end and CERN is finally flipping the switch on the billion dollar Large Hadron Collider (LHC) … Continue reading

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Modifying Oscar Cluster Image to add Gigabit Ethernet Driver

After building oscar client image it was realized that there is no driver avaialbe by default in the RedHat 9 distro for gigabit Ethernet card  so we downloaded source code for the intel gigabit driver from and installed it on server … Continue reading

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ftp timeout problem

During oscar cluster node installation if ftp timeout errors occur then check the firewall setting on your installation server (oscar server ). enter “setup” command and then change firewall =no firewall

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