[GE users] Restricting number of jobs per user in the qw state?

Reuti reuti at staff.uni-marburg.de
Thu Oct 23 17:32:01 BST 2008


Am 23.10.2008 um 14:03 schrieb Andreas.Haas at Sun.COM:

> On Wed, 22 Oct 2008, Joshua Baker-LePain wrote:
>
>> On Wed, 22 Oct 2008 at 5:15pm, Ron Chen wrote
>>
>>> See "max_u_jobs", "max_jobs" in the sge_conf(5) manpage.
>>
>> From the manpage regarding max_u_jobs:
>>   The  number  of active (not finished) jobs which each Grid  
>> Engine user
>>   can have in the system simultaneously is controlled by this  
>> parameter.
>>
>> Am I wrong to assume that "active (not finished)" is equal to the  
>> number of jobs in the "r" state plus the number in the "qw"  
>> state?  I don't see another way to read that.
>
> That is correct. max_u_jobs counts running and pending jobs.
>
>> I don't care how many jobs each user has in the "r" state, but I  
>> want to limit how many they can have in the "qw" state.
>
> I fear we got nothing that can help you with this.

For now. The Job Submission Verifier could handle such a setup also  
by returning REJECT_WAIT.

-- Reuti


>
> Regards,
> Andreas
>
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