Edric M Ellis <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message <email@example.com>... > "laoya " <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes: > > > I wish to have the matlabpool work for distributed machines. I have to machines: > > computer 1: > > IP: 192.168.1.2 > > OS: windows xp 32 bit > > matlab: R2010b > > number of cores: 4 > > > > computer 2: > > IP: 192.168.1.2 > > OS: windows 7 64 bit > > matlab: R2010b > > number of cores: 8 > > > > How can I configure the jobs and workers and then start the matlabpool > > to let the parallel number on computer 1 to be 4 and on computer 2 to > > be 8? > > To run a MATLABPOOL across multiple machines, you need MDCS licences: > > <http://www.mathworks.com/products/distriben/> > > You also need to set up a jobmanager to manage the workers. > > However, > > <http://www.mathworks.com/products/distriben/requirements.html> > > states that you cannot run parallel jobs (including matlabpool) across > machines with different word sizes (as in your case). > > Cheers, > > Edric.
Thank you very much for your kindly reply. It seems that the problem is that I have different OS on different machines. I will try to test it after I have two machines with exactly the same OS and Matlab installed.