[nycbug-talk] CARP in OBSD 3.5

Ray ray
Fri Mar 26 00:21:01 EST 2004

On Thu, Mar 25, 2004 at 01:59:43PM -0500, G. Rosamond wrote:
> in terms of the enterprise, i think the even bigger deal might
> be the SMP issue.  although don't know of anyone running smp-enabled
> firewalls. . . ;-)

SMP is just marketing and hype.  If an "enterprise" really wanted
to multiply their capacity, setting up separate, redundant machines
would yield better performance and provide better protection against

What would be neat is if there was a way to share processing among
several systems like distributed.net, but for any program.  Or
something like that.


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