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kar March 12, 2008 14:13

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mattijs March 13, 2008 15:53

We did but now just use 'ssh '
 
We did but now just use 'ssh ' (in form of wmakeScheduler - http://openfoamwiki.net/index.php/Wmake). Saves setting up distccd. Compared to compilation time the time to NFS transfer files is not too big. Also the compilation nodes might cache the include files whereas distcc has to send the whole preprocessed file over.

What are your findings?

kar March 14, 2008 06:13

So I can run wmake for my own
 
So I can run wmake for my own solver and ./Allwmake for new OpenFOAM version, using wmakeScheduler so that it distributes over network? Is it sufficient to install OF on all participating PCs and set those 3 variables? What else?


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