Grid computing under FreeBSD using jails ... ?

Norberto Meijome freebsd at
Sun Sep 7 11:36:24 UTC 2008

On Sat, 6 Sep 2008 20:27:10 -0500
"Sam Fourman Jr." <sfourman at> wrote:

> I am also interested in using FreeBSD as the host in some  grid/cloud solution
> I am open to any Ideas anyone has.

Hey Sam,
do you have any particular grid/cloud/clustering solution in mind? I think
that Sun's grid engine works in FBSD (it is present in ports)...

$ make search info=grid\ engine

There was a similar,but short discussion in this list around August 11th 2008,
Subject 'cluster filesystem', mentioning things like hadoop + gluster on BSD.
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