[Mauiusers] USAGE Job priority factor?

Åke Sandgren ake.sandgren at hpc2n.umu.se
Thu Oct 27 04:52:45 MDT 2005


On Thu, 2005-10-27 at 11:13 +0100, Angel de Vicente wrote:
> Thanks for this. I have tried setting 1 as the fairshare target of the DEFAULT
> user, and it works more or less fine. I had to tweak the weight given to the
> group fairshare to make sure that it was always more important than the user
> fairshare, and now it works more ore less OK. The only problem is that it
> doesn't seem very elegant to specify 1 as the user fairshare, as this was chosen
> arbitrarily. Any other number would have done, as I'm just interested in the
> inequalities between users, so I think being able to specify something like
> "Equal" in the user fairshare would be clearer.

What you should set it too is 100/num-of-users since it is viewed as a
percentage, which of course stops working when you have +100 users :-(
But yes that could be a nice feature perhaps.


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