Smurfland is a computer cluster, owned by CLST, located on floor 8 of Erasmusgebouw. It was set up in 2010? using old university computers from media labs. There are 50 machines, called
Currently, a transition to the newer cluster Ponyland is in progress. Smurfland will keep running as long as is practically and financially reasonable. Factors include maintenance time and hardware replacement costs.
A few computers on Smurfland have a specialized function:
/nfsroot/usr/localis mounted on other smurfs as
/usr/local, which means software compiled here will be available on all smurfs.
Support and maintenance for Smurfland is provided by Wessel Stoop (although there are many people in the department that know more about Smurfland at the moment).