[torqueusers] specifying nodes and ppn: what is expected?

Gabe Turner gabe at msi.umn.edu
Fri Nov 30 10:55:31 MST 2007

On Fri, Nov 30, 2007 at 12:40:02PM -0500, Sean Davis wrote:
>    I have a simple cluster (two nodes for now) set up and running using
>    pbs_sched.  I submit the following using qsub as a script:
>    #!/bin/bash
>    # --- send the job to 4 nodes, with 2 processors per node
>    # PBS -l nodes=2:ppn=4
That space right there is going to prevent torque from recognizing that as
a resource request.  It will just ignore it as a comment.


Gabe Turner                                             gabe at msi.umn.edu
UNIX System Administrator,
University of Minnesota
Supercomputing Institute                          http://www.msi.umn.edu

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