[torqueusers] Online docs missing queue resource "nodes"

Bernard Li bli at bcgsc.ca
Thu Jan 5 10:45:11 MST 2006


Hey Dave:
 
So for a default queue, it is fine to have both resources_default.ncpus and resources_default.nodes = 1?  Or should we just stick with just nodes?
 
Thanks,
 
Bernard

________________________________

From: Dave Jackson [mailto:jacksond at clusterresources.com]
Sent: Wed 04/01/2006 20:53
To: Bernard Li
Cc: torqueusers at supercluster.org
Subject: Re: [torqueusers] Online docs missing queue resource "nodes"



Bernard,

  Fixed!  Thanks.  ncpus are processors which are constrained to being
on the same host (usually).  Over the life of some PBS variants, this
interpretation has varied.  Maui/Moab do their best to distill the
meaning based on context.

Thanks,
Dave

On Wed, 2006-01-04 at 20:14 -0800, Bernard Li wrote:
> In the online docs:
> 
> http://www.clusterresources.com/products/torque/docs20/4.1queueconfig.shtml
> 
> It mentions that:
> 
>  Resources may include one or more of the following: arch, mem, ncpus,
> nodect, pvmem, and walltime
> 
> Isn't it missing "nodes"?
> 
> The example immediately underneath it mentions "default.nodes".
> 
> BTW, what's the relationship between resources_default.ncpus and
> resources_default.nodes?  Is nodes supposed to replace ncpus?
> 
> Thanks,
> 
> Bernard
> 
> 
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