[gmx-users] RH 6.2 and standard kernel

David van der Spoel spoel at xray.bmc.uu.se
Fri Dec 14 10:50:06 CET 2001

On Fri, 14 Dec 2001, Pandini Alessandro - Dottorati di Ricerca wrote:

>Now I'm using Gromacs 3.0 on PCs with RH7.0 w/ kernel 2.4.2, but I'm quite
>interested in getting information about running Gromacs 3.0 on RH6.2.
>* Standard kernel for RH6.2 is 2.2.14, I got 2.2.17 on my SGI, is this
>kernel version still affected by floating points calculations bugs?
>* Should I have to upgrade to 2.4?
>* Is there anyone who has benchmark on Gromacs 3.0 with different kernels?
As far as I know the 2.2.16-3 and 2.2.7-x kernels from redhat are fine.
Upgrading to 2.4 will give you double performance, check the benchmark on

Groeten, David.
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