[Beowulf] PBS/Maui delay starting of several jobs for certain user

Christopher Samuel samuel at unimelb.edu.au
Sun Jul 4 17:11:56 PDT 2010


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On 02/07/10 21:11, Nico Mittenzwey wrote:

> So I would like to tell PBS/Maui to wait x seconds before
> starting another job of that particular user. Do you know
> of any means to accomplish that (even if I have to change
> the source)?

Why not just limit the number of jobs they can run by
using MAXJOB to a level that your file server can cope
with ?

Is your fileserver a RHEL box using ext3 by some chance ?

cheers,
Chris
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 Christopher Samuel - Senior Systems Administrator
 VLSCI - Victorian Life Sciences Computational Initiative
 Email: samuel at unimelb.edu.au Phone: +61 (0)3 903 55545
         http://www.vlsci.unimelb.edu.au/

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