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Thursday, July 27, 2006

Ridiculously easy ways to distribute processor intensive tasks using Rinda and DRb

Here are the slides for my FOSCON talk. Additionally, I wrote code during the talk which is also available. Run these in order to get it working:

  1. ruby rinda.rb

  2. ruby prime_finder.rb

  3. ruby prime_client.rb

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4 Comments:

Anonymous Anonymous said...

If you use the Rinda ringserver instead of actually specifying ip addresses and ports, won't it be slower than using drb with specified ip addresses and ports?

11:36 PM, July 28, 2006

 
Blogger Lucas Carlson said...

It will be slightly slower on startup while it goes on the network for a quick lookup for the ip address and port, but once those are acquired once, they need never be looked up again.

11:40 PM, July 28, 2006

 
Blogger Aman Gupta said...

the links to the slides and code are broken =\

4:30 AM, July 05, 2008

 
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Great

3:04 AM, August 12, 2009

 

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