[torqueusers] nodes, procs and ppn

Gabe Turner gabe at msi.umn.edu
Wed Nov 24 18:18:42 MST 2010


On Wed, Nov 24, 2010 at 02:53:46PM -0800, Andrus, Brian Contractor wrote:
> Nope. nothing to limit any available resources.
>  
> I do set defaults for nodes and ncpus to 1.
>  

It's likely the ncpus that is messing up your job.  Maui may use it instead
of youre nodes:ppn request.  My advice is to never use ncpus with torque.
It's deprecated and only causes trouble.

HTH,

Gabe

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Gabe Turner                                             gabe at msi.umn.edu
HPC Systems Administrator,
University of Minnesota
Supercomputing Institute                          http://www.msi.umn.edu


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