[gridengine users] "Packing" jobs on nodes

Dave Love d.love at liverpool.ac.uk
Wed Jun 8 15:39:16 UTC 2011

Reuti <reuti at staff.uni-marburg.de> writes:

>> Seqno seems to work, but with slots for the load, jobs seem to end up on
>> random hosts.  I don't know about with np_load_avg, though I guess its'
>> worth trying inverting that to pefer most loaded (which won't work too
>> wel with poorly-behaved jobs)
> It would be interesting whether it's a general problem when using consumables instead of a real load. There was an issue about using consumables as thresholds, but that was fixed some time ago already.
> -- Reuti

Yes.  I'm afraid I can't experiment.

Excuse the typping -- I have a broken wrist

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