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    Linux Clusters and RAM


    Just out of curiosity, if one were to create a linux cluster using multiple pc's...say 3....would all 3 systems have to have their own RAM or is ram only used from the main node while the child nodes are only used for processing???

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    Here's a wikipedia article about computer clusters: Computer cluster - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Clusters consist of computers connected through a fast network. They share a common filesystem but they don't share RAM--each computer has its own RAM.

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