[GE users] Memory hard limit seems to be ignored on sge 5.3p5 version

Andreas Haas Andreas.Haas at Sun.COM
Tue Sep 14 09:56:34 BST 2004

On Tue, 14 Sep 2004, Reuti wrote:

> Shannon,
> you are right, I was just thinking of the same.
> > I'm not sure why your job is not being killed, but keep in mind that
> > h_data gets set as a process limit.  If you have multiple processes in
> > your job and each process is under the limit, your job can still use
> > more 1.5GB of memory.  You might try using h_vmem, instead.  This is
> But h_vmem sets the -v option to ulimit, so the OS will kill the job. Maybe
> there should be a clear reference in the man page, which queue option will set
> which ulimit. - Reuti

You might look into "RESOURCE LIMITS" section of queue_conf(5) ;)


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