This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant No. 9703390.
These are scripts for determining the long-term availability of a distributed memory checkpointing system with the following parameters:
Then run AVAIL, and it will spit out the availability. Here is a transcript using the example PARAMS file:
UNIX> matlab < M A T L A B (R) > (c) Copyright 1984-98 The MathWorks, Inc. All Rights Reserved Version 5.2.0.3084 Jan 17 1998 ---------------------------------------------------------- Your MATLAB license will expire in 23 days. Please contact your system administrator or The MathWorks to renew this license. ---------------------------------------------------------- To get started, type one of these: helpwin, helpdesk, or demo. For product information, type tour or visit www.mathworks.com. >> AVAIL WARNING: The only check made on any values is I >= L. (Hit enter) File PARAMS is read for N,a,C,L,R,lam,theta,I in order. (Hit enter) PARAMS = 1.0e+04 * 0.0032 0.0005 0.0317 0.5376 0.5376 0.0000 0.0000 1.0114 Availability = 0.8803 >> quit 40453714 flops. UNIX>