[torqueusers] limit number of job per user

Glen Beane glen.beane+torque at gmail.com
Wed Sep 13 08:26:43 MDT 2006


On 9/13/06, Glen Beane <glen.beane at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 9/13/06, bill <cluster.bill at alinto.com> wrote:
> > Glen Beane a écrit :
> > >
> > >>     Can I limit number of jobs submitted by user?
> > >>
> > >>     I have a queue, and in this queue I want that every user can launch one
> > >>     job, and only one by one.
> > >>
> > >>     Is there a way to do it?
> > >
> > > do you want to limit the number of jobs the user can submit,  or do you
> > > just want to limit running jobs to one per user (but allow them to
> > > submit more)?
> > >
> > If both solutions exists, I take them. Both solutions are good for me.
>
> qmgr -c "s q queue_name max_user_run = 1" will limit the number of
> running jobs for each user from the specified queue to 1.   This does
> not appear to be in the wiki documentation (I did a quick check and
> just saw max_run, but not max_user_run in the wiki).
>
> There is no per-user equivalent of max_queuable (i.e.
> max_user_queuable), but should be straightforward to add.
>

Also note that Moab would allow you accomplish what you want.


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