[torqueusers] Submitting to multiple clusters

Jeremy Mann jeremy at biochem.uthscsa.edu
Thu Jul 10 08:59:42 MDT 2008

Brock Palen wrote:
> Don't know
> but you can from a single host submit to multiple servers. This is of
> course if the host is defined as a submit host firewall etc.
> #PBS -q quque at server
> So he could avoid sshing around to three machines.  His script just
> puts 1000 on each queue at server thats the simplest bet.
> On the other hand, if you use Moab (maybe maui but we use moab)  you
> can have moab move jobs between other moabs or RM's.  Quite cool, but
> not simple but very flexible.

After reading the Torque manual, what about creating a route queue on our
main cluster that feeds the spoolq on each of the clusters?

set queue submit route_destinations =
spoolq at first.cluster+spoolq@second.cluster+spoolq at third.cluster

Jeremy Mann
jeremy at biochem.uthscsa.edu

University of Texas Health Science Center
Bioinformatics Core Facility
Phone: (210) 567-2672

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