[torqueusers] Flexlm and job submissions

Arnau Bria arnaubria at pic.es
Sat Jul 24 16:02:42 MDT 2010

On Fri, 09 Jul 2010 12:24:26 -0400
Steve Crusan wrote:

> Greetings all,
>     We have a number of pieces of software that use the flexlm
> licensing daemons (matlab, etc). While those are all working
> properly, we run into problems where if a user will submit a job, it
> will wait in the queue, and then when it¹s ready to run, if all of
> the licenses for a particular product or toolbox are being used, the
> job fails.
>     Is there a good way to get around this, meaning to somehow query
> the license manager (lmstat ­a or lmstat ­f product_name), and then
> requeue the job using a prologue script or something?
not sure if someone already replied to you.

take a look at dynamic resources 

>     Thanks!

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