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Re: side note to ppfChdir

Christian Reiniger wrote:

> > By the way, here are some pictures of our new toy, a NEC SX-5. They are
> > assembling it at the customer site across the street from here as I
> > write this!
> >
> > http://newsfeed.sx.nec.com/SX5pics.html
> I guess "cool" is the wrong expression here ;)

We really hope this big box (128 GB of RAM I think, 8 GB/sec-capable
specially designed cluster network) will get us higher on the top 500 of
supercomputer, we're down at something like 29th place on the one
published in june... We were 12th when I was hired nearly two years ago.

Pierre Phaneuf