The Qlustar team is pleased to announce the immediate availability of
Qlustar 10.1.1 for download at https://qlustar.com/download. This is a
minor release within the 10.1 series. It integrates the recently
published OpenHPC [ https://openhpc.community ] 1.3.6 release into the
Qlustar CentOS platform. OpenHPC 1.3.6 ships with a gcc 8 toolchain
among other goodies.
A second major improvement is the further tuning of the Qlustar node
netboot process that cuts the size of the initial RAMdisk delivered via
tftp to a mere 35MB. This doesn't only speed up the boot process in
standard clusters, but it also makes it feasible to netboot over slow
and less reliable networks like e.g. a connection to a spaceship.
Apart from that, this release comes with a number of bug and security
fixes which were already addressed in separate security advisories as