[torqueusers] Xeon submit host for both Xeon and Opteron nodes?
garrick at clusterresources.com
Wed Nov 15 16:07:04 MST 2006
On Wed, Nov 15, 2006 at 04:51:02PM -0600, Mike Renfro alleged:
> I'm pretty sure I know the answer to this, but if I'm wrong, I
> definitely need to be corrected before I make a bad purchase.
> I've currently got 17 Xeon nodes attached to various queues and running
> pbs_mom, and a Xeon submit host running pbs_server and Maui. If I add on
> some Opteron nodes running pbs_mom into other queues, can I manage both
> sets of nodes from the one Xeon submit host?
> I'm >99% certain the answer is "yes, this is ok, people have been doing
> this for years", since the submit host only handles accounting and
> delegation of jobs, but I want to make absolutely certain. Thanks.
Absolutely, though you probably want to add an Opteron submit host just
so that users can compile 64bit programs.
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