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generic remote process accelerator

is there a solution to accelerate a local process using remote PC CPUs (and/or GPU)? My ideal solution should: work without the need to rewrite the app to use a specific library; work on ...
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Choosing PC components for high performance calculations [closed]

What is the best practice to choose the components of the PC targeted at some "heavy" calculations? In particular, one might expect some compilers to be optimized for some CPUs better than anothers; ...
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What are the labels for minor ticks in a log scale graph?

What are the labels for the minor ticks in a log scale graph? I would like to label them. So, I want to know how to calculate the value for each of the minor tick.
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Configuring .profile for use across multiple servers

I have a home directory that is mounted to several CentOS servers simultaneously, part of an OpenGrid cluster. Most of these server nodes are configured identically, so my personal configurations in ...
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How can I overlay a grid on top of Windows? [duplicate]

I am looking for a way to overlay an editable grid on top of Windows OS to be able to check if UI elements are aligned. Does this sort of desktop utility exist?
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Looking for a way to make a grid on the screen to help position elements [duplicate]

I'm working with CSS and at times it's hard to see if something's centred. Is there a program or some way built into a browser that I can make a grid appear on the screen? I'm using FireFox on Windows ...
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Change gridline colour or style in MS Word 2010

How can I change the colour or style (solid line or dots, as in The Gimp) of the document gridlines shown using View > Gridlines (not table gridlines) in Microsoft Word 2010 or 2007? I can change the ...
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arbitrary number of cpu's in a virtual machine

I'm planning to give a seminar / demonstration on the advantages of grid computing. As we don't have a physical grid (yet), I thought I would create a set of virtual machines, set up GridEngine and ...
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Conversion of GRIB and NetCDF to my database

I have downloaded "High Resolution Initial Conditions" climate forecast data for one day. It was a .tar.gz file so I extracted it in my local directory and I get the files as shown in the image below: ...
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Is it possible in Photoshop to convert slices into photoshop layers?

What I want to do is to take an image and to cut it up into small squares that are each in a different layer (not export them as individual images). For instance if I had an image that is 100px by ...
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installing Grid Engine “cannot reach qmaster”

I want to install Grid Engine on my laptop. I am using Ubuntu 11.10 under VirtualBox 4.1.6. (The purpose of installing Grid Engine is not to compute anything, I just want a working Grid Engine ...
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Labeled grid desktop wallpaper?

Summary: I'd like a desktop wallpaper that: is a grid has cells that are each and all labeled with ascending numbers (across) and letters (down), such that the top-left cell is A0 is larger than ...
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Installing Sun/Oracle Grid Engine on a single machine

I want to install a Grid Engine cluster entirely on my laptop, the "cluster" having only two nodes, one head node and one node for computing. The nodes should run within the same instance of the same ...
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How to align desktop icons to grid in LXDE/Openbox?

Where is the option or config file to align the desktop icons to a grid in LXDE/Openbox?
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Prevent Unity Grid from expanding different windows behind dock in Ubuntu 11.10

Is there a way to keep windows in Ubuntu 11.10/Unity from left-docking behind the Unity dock? I want to cut off those pixels entirely and always show the dock, and I want window-resizes to respect ...
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chaoshunter open-source alternative

Does anyone know of an open-source alternative to Chaos Hunter? Mainly one that could use the full power of a grid-cluster.
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Photoshop: the grid is on in every image I open, have to turn it off every time

I activated Photoshop's grid via the keyboard shortcut, and now, every time I open an image (which wasn't necessarily saved with PS) has the grid on. So now I have to turn the grid off for each and ...
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Is there a way to use idle computing power in my second laptop to speed up my main laptop?

I'm not sure if this question makes sense, but I'm going to try: My second laptop is more powerful than the one I use at home (more RAM etc). I'd like to continue using my slower laptop as my main ...
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How do I temporarily take a node out from SGE (Sun Grid Engine)?

I'm having some trouble with a specific node. Until I resolve it, I don't want any jobs to run on ii. How can I temporarily take this node out of the nodes "pool"?
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How do I use Compiz on Linux to achieve what WinSplit revolution does on Windows?

I've used WinSplit Revolution for quite some time on Windows and have become attached to it. I'm now trying out a Linux OS (Ubuntu 10.04) and would really like to get the same functionality back ...
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Cloud Computing - Multiple Physical Computers, One Logical Computer

I know that you can set up multiple virtual machines per physical computer. I'm wondering if it's possible to make multiple physical computers behave as one logical unit? Fundamentally the way I ...
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How do I split a Photoshop Document into a grid?

If I have a Photoshop Document containing an image for example. How can I break it into a grid ? Similar to doing: - Select a rectangle - new Layer Via Cut - move to the next rectangle vertically ...
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how to arrange photoshop layers as rows and columns like a grid?

I have a bunch of images, all the same dimensions loaded onto different layers(1 image per layer) inside a psd. I was wondering if there is any fast way to do this or any utility/script already ...
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GridMove fullscreen

I`m using GridMove to organize my windows, but I have a problem with programming in a fullscreen option. Anyone else got some experience with this tool and can help me out? THis is my current code, ...
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How do I make the icons smaller in Stacks grid view for Snow Leopard?

Since I installed Snow Leopard, I'm stuck with huge icons in my stacks/folder views in my dock. It use to adjust the layout and size of the window so that as many icons as possible fit on the screen, ...