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Re: process migration on linux

Hi raja,
Could u please tell me abt what this Process migration is?

----- Original Message -----
From: Raja Subramanian <rsubr@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
To: <linux-india-programmers@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Monday, March 19, 2001 4:17 AM
Subject: Re: [LIP] process migration on linux

> sameer  atar wrote (sameeratar@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx):
> > we  are a group of TE comp students wanting to do BE project on process
> > migration on LINUX platform.can anybody give info(links,documents
> > this regard.
> > we didn't find much info on net.
> Have a look at www.mosix.org for exactly that.
> The high-availability projects may also be of some interest. They also try
> create a single system image from several independent machines.
>     http://www.LinuxVirtualServer.org
>     http://linux-ha.org
> Migrating all processes may sometimes be infeasible... transparently
> network connections, shared memory btwn other processes and other IPC
> resources will be quiet a challenge.
> Process migration with some coperation (checkpointing) from the target
> processes would be comparably easier. The University of Wisconsin team
> checkpointing in their 'Condor' project at www.cs.wisc.edu/condor/.
> Good Luck!
> - Raja
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