[torquedev] nodes, procs, tpn and ncpus

Ken Nielson knielson at adaptivecomputing.com
Wed Jun 9 09:00:27 MDT 2010


On 06/09/2010 08:05 AM, "Mgr. Šimon Tóth" wrote:
>> Currently when TORQUE is asked to run a job with qrun it interprets the nodes=x as only a single node. Glen, if you look at listelem and node_spec you will see this is the case. TORQUE also ignores procs and ncpus.
>>      
> Torque ignores any resource request (-l resource=value) when determining
> where will a job run.
>
> Torque also ignores any such request inside nodespec with the exception
> of ppn.
>
> For example: -l nodes=vmem=10G will just never run.
>
>    
>> I am going to modify TORQUE so it will process these resources more like we expect.
>>      
> If you wait one week I will provide full patch for generic resources.
>
>    
Can you send us a syntax interpretation of what will be in your patch?

Ken


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