[Mauiusers] Torque/Maui: restrict jobs to selected number of nodes/CPUs

Chris Samuel csamuel at vpac.org
Sun Jun 15 17:58:21 MDT 2008

----- "Roman Zubatyuk" <zubatyuk at gmail.com> wrote:

> I need to restrict jobs in selected Torque queues to `nodes=N:ppn=M`,
> not just to MxN procs on any number of nodes. People in Torque list
> wrote that this is impossible in Torque. Can I do this with Maui?

I doubt that Maui can do it.

But - you can probably do this with a torque submit
filter that is called from qsub with the users script
being fed via stdin.


You can write that in whatever language you like, and
parse the script and do with it as you will.

Christopher Samuel - (03) 9925 4751 - Systems Manager
 The Victorian Partnership for Advanced Computing
 P.O. Box 201, Carlton South, VIC 3053, Australia
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