os that rather uses the gpu?

JD jd1008 at gmail.com
Thu Jul 15 23:29:02 UTC 2010


  On 07/15/2010 04:21 PM, Robert Myers wrote:
> On Thu, Jul 15, 2010 at 6:44 PM, JD <jd1008 at gmail.com 
> <mailto:jd1008 at gmail.com>> wrote:
>
>        For many years, this has been
>     a tug of war between
>     industry on one side, and the department of defense and the NSA on the
>     other.
>
>
> You left out the Department of Energy, which is a much bigger player 
> than the DoD.
>
> Meaningful computational power has been available on desktops for 
> quite a while, and, if one desktop wasn't enough, you could always 
> Beowulf it, which isn't much different from what the DoE has been doing.
>
> If you think flops is a good measure of the science you can do, you 
> should probably be in a different business.
>
> Robert.
>
On this list, I do not think you should be in the business of
1- putting your words in other people's mouths
2- telling people what business they should or should not be in.



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