[torqueusers] simulating pbs/torque

Paul D Marshall Paul.Marshall at Colorado.EDU
Tue Jun 23 09:58:43 MDT 2009


Yes, I'd definitely be interested in this.

Paul

Ken Nielson wrote:
> Paul,
>
> We have developed a torque which will allow multiple moms to run on the 
> same node similar to what you have described. It is built on the 2.3.7 
> code base for testing purposes. Would you be interested in trying out 
> what we have?
>
> Ken Nielson
> Cluster Resources, Inc.
>
> Paul D Marshall wrote:
>   
>> Hello,
>>
>> I was wondering if someone would be able to point me in the right direction.
>>
>> I'm working with Torque 2.3.6 and I've been adding and removing machines 
>> from my cluster dynamically (just via the qmgr command and starting or 
>> killing pbs_mom processes on the workers).
>>
>> I only have so many machines I can actually work with and so I've begun 
>> to look into simulating the pbs_mom process. The problem that I 
>> encountered with this is that there seem to be a variety of reasonably 
>> complicated messages exchanged between the pbs_mom and server. So before 
>> I dug myself too deep, I thought I'd check with others.
>>
>> Does anyone know of another project or person who has simulated torque 
>> on *some level*?
>>
>> If not, can anyone provide suggestions as to where might be an 
>> appropriate point to simulate the dispatching, running, and reporting of 
>> jobs on pbs workers?
>>
>> Thanks,
>> Paul
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