[Mauiusers] Requesting a given number of processors

Chris Samuel csamuel at vpac.org
Fri Sep 28 07:50:12 MDT 2007

On Fri, 28 Sep 2007, Jan Ploski wrote:

> However, it still doesn't allocate correctly. I now tried with
> ncpus=9, which is more than the number of processors in any single
> node:

Ahh, as I said previously, you can't use ncpus as that's only for 
requesting CPUs on a single CPU box.

You need to do nodes=9 to get what you need..

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