[torquedev] [torqueusers] Setting maximum number of processors per user

Glen Beane glen.beane at gmail.com
Wed Dec 1 09:39:16 MST 2010

2010/12/1 "Mgr. Šimon Tóth" <SimonT at mail.muni.cz>:
>> I understand that to set a maximum number of processors per job
>> submitted by a user, I can do the following:
>> qmgr -c "set queue batch resources_max.nodect=16"
>> I can also limit the number of submitted jobs like this:
>> qmgr -c "set queue batch max_user_run=10"
>> I don't really care how many jobs are submitted, as long as a user
>> doesn't use more than 32 processors.
>> However I can't see how to set a maximum number of processors per user
>> (instead of per job). Is this not possible?
>> Any help is greatly appreciated!
> No support in Torque right now.
> There is a patch waiting in the Bugzilla that would allow this, but
> unfortunately there is not enough time to review and accept it.

we really need to get this reviewed and make a decision instead of
leaving it in bugzilla forever

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