Michael Creel has announced the release of ParallelKnoppix 2.8,
KNOPPIX-based live CD that allows setting up a cluster of machines for parallel processing using the LAM-MPI and/or MPICH implementations of MPI:
“ParallelKnoppix v2.8 released.”
v2.8 (64-bit only, use v2.7.1 for 32 -it CPUs)
/home and /root are NFS exported, which makes it possible to add users
Advanced users can mount a storage device at /home, for increased space and to save work between sessions.
Linux kernel 188.8.131.52
Open MPI 1.2.4
Parallel Python 2.5rc
Cloop 2.0622 (thanks Klaus Knopper)
Aufs cvs 17-10-07
Visit the project’s home page to read the brief announcement and changelog.
Download the CD image via BitTorrent: parallelknoppix64-2.8.iso (674MB).