[torquedev] nodes, procs, tpn and ncpus

Ken Nielson knielson at adaptivecomputing.com
Wed Jun 9 08:58:42 MDT 2010


On 06/09/2010 07:45 AM, Glen Beane wrote:
>
>    
>> tpn can be used like ppn and it will be interpreted to mean use exactly x processors from each node.
>> A node spec of nodes=2:tpn=2 will allocate two processors on one node and two processors on a separate node.
>>
>> I am interested in your input.
>>      
> lets not introduce anything new until we have the select statement.
>
> lets keep the historic meaning of these things.  Ignore how Moab can
> be configured to reinterpret them.  People use TORQUE without Moab.
> Fix things that are completely ignored by TORQUE,  wait for select to
> implement new behaviors.
>
>
>
>    
I have no problem with this. This is something new and it can wait for 
the select statement. Everything else we have discussed is currently 
used in TORQUE but not all of them are interpreted by TORQUE.

Ken



More information about the torquedev mailing list