[torqueusers] how to disable interactive job submission

Glen Beane glen.beane at gmail.com
Tue Mar 13 19:47:51 MDT 2007


On 3/13/07, Glen Beane <glen.beane at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 3/13/07, Garrick Staples <garrick at clusterresources.com> wrote:
> > On Tue, Mar 13, 2007 at 05:13:17PM +0100, Ronny T. Lampert alleged:
> > > Quite frankly I think - the current situation sucks.
> > > As there are only 2 types of jobs (batch, interactive), there should be
> > > an attribute for EACH queue, as in:
> > >
> > > queue_allowed_types=batch,interactive
> > >
> > > Admins can set the allowed types accordingly.
> > > The submit-filter is way too complicated.
> >
> > Since people keep asking for it, I'll stop vetoing the idea if someone
> > writes the patch.
> >
> > But I still think it is a bad idea.
>
> If we do this, instead of a single queue attribute
> (queue_allowed_types=batch,interactive) we should have two:
> allow_batch, and allow_interactive.   Both would be true by default.
> To disable interactive jobs for a queue: qmgr -c "s q queue_name
> allow_interactive = false"
>
> This wouldn't be hard to do,  and even though Garrick will hate me I
> think I might do this  right now :)

I have this working.  A little more testing and it will be checked into trunk.


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