[Mauiusers] numerous problems with reservations

Garrick Staples garrick at usc.edu
Wed Jul 27 13:04:44 MDT 2005

On Wed, Jul 27, 2005 at 08:36:00AM -0700, Garrick Staples alleged:
> On Wed, Jul 27, 2005 at 12:07:01PM +0200, Lennart Karlsson alleged:
> > With more than a dozen Linux clusters, how can I easily see what I
> > have installed on a specific cluster? I do not like the idea that
> > two different software distributions have the same name. Actually,
> > I disgust that idea. So I have a mental barrier against installing
> > snap versions.
> I write rpms for myself.

And having rpms for production machines is crucial for me.  Because I always
have several patches in my builds, rpm lets me correlate from a production
binary to a specific source rpm with the exact patches and my own detailed
changelog.  My rpms are named maui-$version-snap.$timestamp.$patchrev, ie:

Ditto for torque-1.2.0p5-snap.1122047345.4usc and qbank-2.11.0-11usc.

If you are curious,
My current torque, maui, and qbank source rpms are in:

Very latest torque and maui source rpms are in:

Garrick Staples, Linux/HPCC Administrator
University of Southern California
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