Archives Dec. 15, 2012

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Up to this point, we haven't built any custom software for the cluster.  I've tried very hard to use mostly off the shelf software.  However, this has to change.  Several of the major components we're going to use (xen, the fiber card driver, ceph) are not available in the CentOS repositories (or ...

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Now that we're done with network configuration.  Now, lets actually build an operating system to use on the nodes!

Lets go ISO Huntin'!

The first step in building operating system install images is to get the full operating system images.  Not netboot, but a fully installable version.  For CentOS the mirrors page is a ...

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Alright! Lets get this started again.  There is one last thing we need to do in order to have networking on the cluster functional.  Right now, the nodes inside the cluster can't speak to the outside world.  While we set up the head node to be able to speak to things on every interface ...

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Hey world!  I've been inactive here the last month and a half because my semester got intense and I, frankly, didn't have time.  In this time, I've kept working on all my projects, job hunted and got hired.  Phew.  Busy time.

In any case, this is a "hello! still alive!" and a ...

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