[torqueusers] New: C scheduler -> maui help
raines at nmr.mgh.harvard.edu
Mon Oct 3 11:41:55 MDT 2005
On Mon, 3 Oct 2005, Chris Johnson wrote:
> Hi again,
> Still trying to duplicate existing C scheduler functionality in
> maui here. So far so good.
> The C scheduler allows Torque to have queue priorities. Example,
> two queues, a and b, with priorites a 10 an b 20. If I submit jobs to
> both, those in b will be run first. If jobs from a are running, the
> next job to run will be from b in there are any.
> I was hoping that it would be as simple as
> CLASSCFG[a] PRIORITY=10
> CLASSCFG[b] PRIORITY=20
> but that doesn't seem to be the case. Any ideas? Help appreciated as
What do you mean by not always the case? Does a 20:10 priority ratio more
likely mean 20 jobs from b will run for every 10 in a? Not just that all
b will run before a.
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