[linux-elitists] MSFT Survey -- Fwd: [firstname.lastname@example.org: Survey]
Sat Dec 20 23:52:41 PST 2003
Quoting Nathan Poznick (email@example.com):
> > 14. If you are running a Linux cluster, how many nodes are there?
> > 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 no cluster
> Was that actually how the question was presented, or was something lost
> in translation?
> I'm amused that Microsoft would inquire about Linux clusters, and then
> top out the size at 8... especially since they had a presence at
Indeed. I was amused.
I was reminded of Microsoft's clustering software for NT 4.0 Enterprise,
back in 1997. They promoted the notion of it being labelled "Wolfpack",
but the wags immediately tagged it as Chihuahaupack.
Cheers, "A raccoon tangled with a 23,000 volt line, today. The results
Rick Moen blacked out 1400 homes and, of course, one raccoon."
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