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Scouse Monkey
14-10-2005, 11:01
Check out this badboy our research department just got:


The Department recently took delivery of a new research computer, comprising 104 2.2GHz Opteron CPUs running as a Linux cluster. The machine contains 44 dual processor nodes with 4Gbytes RAM each, and eight dual processor nodes with 8GBytes RAM each, all linked via Gbit/second ethernet switches. It is currently the most powerful machine in the University.

davemark
14-10-2005, 11:10
you gonna put it in your car m8 ?

Dave

Scouse Monkey
14-10-2005, 11:16
yeah mate. what guage wire am i gonna need for the inverter?

davemark
14-10-2005, 11:27
dont think the 1 inverter will cut it ... may need 2

Dave

AJ
14-10-2005, 17:04
hmmm linux.... well thats xp down the drain :lol:

Mad Ad
15-10-2005, 01:23
I wonder if you can play half life 2 on it :)

2Fast
15-10-2005, 01:24
Nah, it's gonna have a crap GPU

Scouse Monkey
15-10-2005, 01:39
hmmm linux.... well thats xp down the drain :lol:

i think with that much power you can probably run an emulator!

AJ
15-10-2005, 01:55
hmmm linux.... well thats xp down the drain :lol:

i think with that much power you can probably run an emulator!

Any idea on power requirements?

Scouse Monkey
15-10-2005, 03:15
hmmm linux.... well thats xp down the drain :lol:

i think with that much power you can probably run an emulator!

Any idea on power requirements?

1.21 gigawatts!

davemark
15-10-2005, 15:55
1.21 jigawatts? 1.21 jigawatts? Great Scott!

2Fast
15-10-2005, 19:02
I'm sure a 90w Opus will cope ;)

Scouse Monkey
15-10-2005, 19:38
what about during crank? might need a small tank!

ccsnet
15-10-2005, 20:05
what about during crank? might need a small tank!How about this ?

http://www.vord.net/friends/skoda/skoda4.jpg

Terran

davemark
15-10-2005, 23:43
:shock:

2Fast
15-10-2005, 23:58
:lol:

davemark
16-10-2005, 00:01
now keep the laughing to the other thred :p

Dave

2Fast
16-10-2005, 00:01
Sorry dude ;)

Scouse Monkey
16-10-2005, 00:21
:lol:

2Fast
16-10-2005, 00:26
[-X

davemark
16-10-2005, 00:36
](*,)

Scouse Monkey
16-10-2005, 11:57
:lol:

AJ
16-10-2005, 12:00
Dave are you feeling an almighty powerful moderation deleting frenzy? :twisted: :twisted:

Scouse Monkey
16-10-2005, 12:03
Dave are you feeling an almighty powerful moderation deleting frenzy? :twisted: :twisted: :shock:

2fat, :-$

affie
17-10-2005, 00:48
I wonder how quick solitaire will run on that?