[torqueusers] ncpus anyone?

Chris Samuel chris at csamuel.org
Mon Mar 1 16:29:06 MST 2010

David Beer wrote:

> So, if I understand correctly, ncpus really only works for people
> that are running SMP or similar systems?

That's correct, it's analogous to doing nodes=1:ppn=X.

Given that core counts on cluster nodes are creeping up
(especially with AMD about to launch 12 core CPUs) it may
not be as unhelpful as first seems for x86 systems..

  Chris Samuel  :  http://www.csamuel.org/  :  Melbourne, VIC

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