[GE users] slot confusion?

Beth Meyer beth at wildbrain.com
Thu May 19 17:02:01 BST 2005


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I do have a load sensor; but it doesn't report high_priority.

Reuti wrote:
> Beth,
> 
> your setup should work. Do you have in addition a load sensor installed, 
>  which reports high_priority? - Reuti
> 
> 
> Beth Meyer wrote:
> 
>>
>>
>> Stephan Grell - Sun Germany - SSG - Software Engineer wrote:
>>
>>> Hi,
>>>
>>> if you only care for using 7 slots at a given time out of 25, you can
>>> configure global slots and set it to 7, per default it is not set.
>>>
>>> you do a:
>>> qconf -me global
>>>
>>> complex_values slots=7
>>>
>>> Does it help?
>>>
>>> Stephan
>>>
>> Stephan,
>>
>> Thanks for the suggestion. Unfortunately, I need for one queue to be 
>> able to use up to 25 slots at a time and for the other queue to use at 
>> most 7 slots. I'm happy enough with the complex solution; or, at 
>> least, I would be if I could get it to work. =)
>>
>> Since the only difference between the normal queue and the high queue 
>> were the number of slots to use and priority, I switched back to one 
>> queue and use -p to distinguish priority and a resource request for 
>> the limitation. I added a complex called high_priority, and then added 
>> it to the global execution host. I must have done something wrong, 
>> however, because all my hosts are reporting high_priority=0. I 
>> followed the floating license example in the admin docs; but either I 
>> missed a step, or it did. Can someone clue me in?
>>
>> Thanks,
>>
>> Beth
>>
>> Here is the output of qconf -sc
>>
>>  > qconf -sc
>> #name                shortcut   type        relop requestable 
>> consumable default  urgency
>> #----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 
>>
>> XSIStdRender         xsi        INT         <=    YES         
>> YES        0        0
>> arch                 a          RESTRING    ==    YES         
>> NO         NONE     0
>> calendar             c          RESTRING    ==    YES         
>> NO         NONE     0
>> cpu                  cpu        DOUBLE      >=    YES         
>> NO         0        0
>> cpu_factor           cpuf       DOUBLE      ==    NO          
>> NO         0        0
>> h_core               h_core     MEMORY      <=    YES         
>> NO         0        0
>> h_cpu                h_cpu      TIME        <=    YES         
>> NO         0:0:0    0
>> h_data               h_data     MEMORY      <=    YES         
>> NO         0        0
>> h_fsize              h_fsize    MEMORY      <=    YES         
>> NO         0        0
>> h_rss                h_rss      MEMORY      <=    YES         
>> NO         0        0
>> h_rt                 h_rt       TIME        <=    YES         
>> NO         0:0:0    0
>> h_stack              h_stack    MEMORY      <=    YES         
>> NO         0        0
>> h_vmem               h_vmem     MEMORY      <=    YES         
>> NO         0        0
>> high_priority        hi_q       INT         <=    YES         
>> YES        0        0
>> hostname             h          HOST        ==    YES         
>> NO         NONE     0
>> idle_time            it         DOUBLE      <=    NO          
>> NO         0        0
>> load_avg             la         DOUBLE      >=    NO          
>> NO         0        0
>> load_long            ll         DOUBLE      >=    NO          
>> NO         0        0
>> load_medium          lm         DOUBLE      >=    NO          
>> NO         0        0
>> load_short           ls         DOUBLE      >=    NO          
>> NO         0        0
>> mayaclothsimf        cloth      INT         <=    YES         
>> YES        0        0
>> mayafluidsimf        fluid      INT         <=    YES         
>> YES        0        0
>> mayamrfmf            mrfm       INT         <=    YES         
>> YES        0        0
>> mayarenderf          maya       INT         <=    YES         
>> YES        0        0
>> mayaunltdf           unltd      INT         <=    YES         
>> YES        0        0
>> mem_free             mf         MEMORY      <=    YES         
>> NO         0        0
>> mem_total            mt         MEMORY      <=    YES         
>> NO         0        0
>> mem_used             mu         MEMORY      >=    YES         
>> NO         0        0
>> mental_ray_sta       mray       INT         <=    YES         
>> YES        0        0
>> min_cpu_interval     mci        TIME        <=    NO          
>> NO         0:0:0    0
>> ncpuf                ncpu       DOUBLE      ==    NO          
>> NO         0        0
>> np_load_avg          nla        DOUBLE      >=    NO          
>> NO         0        0
>> np_load_long         nll        DOUBLE      >=    NO          
>> NO         0        0
>> np_load_medium       nlm        DOUBLE      >=    NO          
>> NO         0        0
>> np_load_short        nls        DOUBLE      >=    NO          
>> NO         0        0
>> num_proc             p          INT         ==    YES         
>> NO         0        0
>> qname                q          RESTRING    ==    YES         
>> NO         NONE     0
>> rerun                re         BOOL        ==    NO          
>> NO         0        0
>> s_core               s_core     MEMORY      <=    YES         
>> NO         0        0
>> s_cpu                s_cpu      TIME        <=    YES         
>> NO         0:0:0    0
>> s_data               s_data     MEMORY      <=    YES         
>> NO         0        0
>> s_fsize              s_fsize    MEMORY      <=    YES         
>> NO         0        0
>> s_rss                s_rss      MEMORY      <=    YES         
>> NO         0        0
>> s_rt                 s_rt       TIME        <=    YES         
>> NO         0:0:0    0
>> s_stack              s_stack    MEMORY      <=    YES         
>> NO         0        0
>> s_vmem               s_vmem     MEMORY      <=    YES         
>> NO         0        0
>> seq_no               seq        INT         ==    NO          
>> NO         0        0
>> shaker               shake      INT         <=    YES         
>> YES        0        0
>> slots                s          INT         <=    YES         
>> YES        1        1000
>> swap_free            sf         MEMORY      <=    YES         
>> NO         0        0
>> swap_rate            sr         MEMORY      >=    YES         
>> NO         0        0
>> swap_rsvd            srsv       MEMORY      >=    YES         
>> NO         0        0
>> swap_total           st         MEMORY      <=    YES         
>> NO         0        0
>> swap_used            su         MEMORY      >=    YES         
>> NO         0        0
>> tmp_free             tf         INT         >=    YES         
>> NO         0        0
>> tmpdir               tmp        RESTRING    ==    YES         
>> NO         NONE     0
>> ultra_hi_priority    ultra_q    INT         <=    YES         
>> YES        0        0
>> virtual_free         vf         MEMORY      <=    YES         
>> NO         0        0
>> virtual_total        vt         MEMORY      <=    YES         
>> NO         0        0
>> virtual_used         vu         MEMORY      >=    YES         
>> NO         0        0
>> xidle                xit        DOUBLE      <=    NO          
>> NO         0        0
>> # >#< starts a comment but comments are not saved across edits --------
>>
>> and here is the output from qconf -se global
>>
>>  > qconf -se global
>> hostname              global
>> load_scaling          NONE
>> complex_values        
>> high_priority=17,ultra_hi_priority=3,mayamrfmf=18, \
>>                       mayarenderf=289971,shaker=10,mayaunltdf=18, \
>>                       
>> mayafluidsimf=18,mayaclothsimf=18,XSIStdRender=24, \
>>                       mental_ray_sta=50
>> load_values           NONE
>> processors            0
>> user_lists            NONE
>> xuser_lists           NONE
>> projects              NONE
>> xprojects             NONE
>> usage_scaling         NONE
>> report_variables      idle_time,xidle
>>
>>
>> yet qhost -F high_priority and qstat -F high_priority both show
>>
>> gc:high_priority=0
>>
>> for every host and/or queue
>>
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