[torqueusers] Overriding command line options in the Torquesubmitfilter ?

David Singleton David.Singleton at anu.edu.au
Sun May 25 21:34:36 MDT 2008


Chris Samuel wrote:
> ----- "David Singleton" <David.Singleton at anu.edu.au> wrote:
> 
>> In the end we put all the stuff we had in wrappers into the
>> server proper as a pluggable module called userproj - the interface
>> to the server is just 4 functions.  Most of our active version of
>> userproj is related to ncpus-dependent per-user and per-project
>> queue resource limits but along the way it checks, and sets default,
>> projects.
> 
> That sounds like a rather elegant solution.  Can it
> reject jobs that request a project they're not a member
> of, or do they get deleted by the server after acceptance ?
> 

It rejects during req_quejob(), i.e. during qsub.  The slightly
less elegant bit is returning a sensible error message to the user
for a "non standard PBS" errors.  (The even less elegant bit is
ncpus-dependent limits - PBS wasn't setup for that.)

Cheers,
David


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