[Mauiusers] User-specified priority

Ronny T. Lampert telecaadmin at gmail.com
Mon Aug 4 08:52:58 MDT 2008

> We¹re using Maui with Torque. Is there any way for users to prioritize their
> own jobs when submitting? qsub appears to have a ­p switch that should
> achieve this, but I can¹t find any way to factor this in to scheduling
> equation.

Read the following for full info on how the priority calculation works:

In short, you have to set


in maui.cfg

1 means the priority goes in with factor 1 into the equation.
If you're also doing QOS you should set QOSWEIGHT to a higher factor

QOSWEIGHT               3


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