[gridengine users] limit # cores used within host group, user_set?

Dave Love d.love at liverpool.ac.uk
Wed May 18 21:14:06 UTC 2011


Mark Suhovecky <suhovecky at nd.edu> writes:

> Hi-
>
> I have a subset of users with exclusive access to a particular group of execution hosts.
> Is there to limit the max number of cores a user in this group may request, to keep any
> one user from gobbling up all the hosts in that particular hostgroup. I do not wish for
> this limit to apply to our entire cluster; just to this one group of users and their machines.

Assuming cores == slots, use an rqs to limit slots by users and hosts.

The rqs man page is unclear and I haven't got round to foixing it.
Reuti recommended instead
http://arc.liv.ac.uk/repos/darcs/sge/doc/devel/rfe/ResourceQuotaSpecification.html

-- 
Excuse the typping -- I have a broken wrist



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