[GE users] Disallow single slot jobs

Paul Greidanus paul.greidanus at ualberta.ca
Mon May 5 17:16:02 BST 2008


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Thanks, this seems to have done the trick!

Ross Dickson wrote:
> The old-fashioned way to do this is to omit BATCH from the qtype 
> specification:
>
> > qconf -sq long.q | grep qtype
> qtype                 NONE,[cl011.unb.acenet.ca=BATCH]
>
> ...which still seems to work.  Jobs with a PE are not "BATCH" jobs as 
> far as SGE is concerned.
>
>
> - Ross
>
>
> Daniel Templeton wrote:
>> You can use resource quota sets to restrict non-PE jobs to certain 
>> queues/hosts.
>>
>> limit pes !* hosts @smp to slots=0
>>
>> Daniel
>>
>> Paul Greidanus wrote:
>>> Hi Chris,
>>>
>>> Actually they are all batch jobs, and I don't allow interactive on 
>>> them currently.. I have a few users that use array jobs to run 
>>> massive amounts of embarrassingly parallel jobs on the system, each 
>>> of which are single slot.
>>>
>>> Paul
>>>
>>> On 1-May-08, at 4:09 PM, Chris Dagdigian wrote:
>>>
>>>>
>>>> Hi Paul,
>>>>
>>>> Not sure if this option is too harsh but you can run "qconf -mq" on 
>>>> your cluster queue and remove the "INTERACTIVE" argument to the 
>>>> "qtype" parameter.  That will keep the batch jobs (non parallel) 
>>>> jobs out.
>>>>
>>>> -Chris
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> On May 1, 2008, at 5:01 PM, Paul Greidanus wrote:
>>>>
>>>>> Hi All,
>>>>>
>>>>> I'm looking at finding a way to either limit single-slot jobs, or 
>>>>> requiring all jobs in a given queue to be running in a pe.  
>>>>> Specifically, I have some SMP nodes, that I'd rather not waste on 
>>>>> single thread, and also keep the single thread jobs off of the 
>>>>> infiniband connected nodes.  I have gigE small cpu count nodes for 
>>>>> this task.
>>>>>
>>>>> Thanks
>>>>>
>>>>> Paul
>>>>>
>


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