[torqueusers] Scheduling question

Mehdi Sheikhalishahi mehdi.alishahi at gmail.com
Sat Oct 25 23:09:54 MDT 2008

 Where should I set max_load and ideal_load parameters? On the client
side or server side?
And also in which configuration file?

On Wed, Oct 15, 2008 at 10:33 PM, Tom Rudwick <tomr at intrinsity.com> wrote:
> If you set the max_load and ideal_load to fairly low values, the node
> will be marked "busy" when the user has processes running. You can
> also set a "nice" value on the torque jobs to minimize their interference
> with the desktop user.
> Tom
> Mehdi Sheikhalishahi wrote:
>> Hi,
>>  I've installed Torque as local resource manager on some computers
>> which have real users. I mean they are Desktop systems. I'd like that
>> Torque jobs only be executed on computers when real users don't have
>> any process or system is idle. When users use system Torque jobs only
>> got 10% of processor and the other be for real users. How can I do
>> this?

Mehdi Sheikhalishahi

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