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Provide Minor Enhancement to 'bjobs -env jobid' Command to search and return variables server side

The 'bjobs -env jobid' command is very useful, but in our environment, the job environment can be very large. We plan to use this command as a part of our ESUB modify controls and it could be called quite frequently. Therefore, it will generate a ...
8 months ago in Spectrum LSF / Administration 2 Future consideration

Support bimages for podman

Hello, we want to enable users running podman to perform management of images downloaded by the podman. The management includes clean-up of images based on some policy like LRU or any other that user decides. I think bimages is supported for docke...
12 months ago in Spectrum LSF / Administration 1 Not under consideration

Make lsadmin/badmin accept "yes" and "no" as answers

Questions asked by `lsadmin` and `badmin` (and maybe other administrative LSF commands) only accept "y" and "n" as answers. "yes" and "no" are not accepted but should be
over 1 year ago in Spectrum LSF / Administration 0 Not under consideration

bmod jobs for per queue, or per user

Currently bmod runs per job so if there are 20000 running jobs, I've to run bmod 20000 times, one for each job. Can bmod have functionality like bkill to update bulk jobs , based on certain criteria like for user, queue, hostgroup etc ?
over 1 year ago in Spectrum LSF / Administration 3 Not under consideration

How to start/stop/restart Suite services on all the nodes in Suite cluster

Currently cluster admin needs to run "systemctl" for all the suite services. It's hard to remember which Suite services are running on which role of nodes in Suite cluster - different services are on master, GUI and compute nodes. So there is a ne...
almost 2 years ago in Spectrum LSF / Administration 0 Not under consideration

job group management improvement

Hello,checking log file of RTM server, we found a recurrent warning triggered by too many job group for one of our LSF cluster. this highlight that we cannot have more than ~7000 job group for a cluster, the impacted cluster having ~30k explicit j...
about 2 years ago in Spectrum LSF / Administration 0

Make hostgroups a valid parameter for all commands which also accept hostnames as parameter

Many LSF commands accept a hostname as parameter (bhosts, lshosts, lsload ecc.) to show the results only for the named hosts. Not all of them also accept a hostgroup as parameter (bhosts does, lshosts and lsload don't). To show the results for hos...
over 2 years ago in Spectrum LSF / Administration 1

candidate host pending reason

It's about pending reason hostname. Current pending reason as below. These 3 hosts are not in host group of this queue, but they are in candidate host list. PENDING REASONS: Candidate host pending reasons (18 of 7574 hosts): Job slot limit reached...
over 2 years ago in Spectrum LSF / Administration 0 Not under consideration

Allow `lsadmin reconfig`to run in batch mode for only the master candidate hosts

`lsadmin reconfig` cannot be run in unattended mode only on master and master candidate hosts. It would be nice to have such an option. `lsadmin limrestart pf host1 host2` is not an acceptable replacement for this functionality. For details see "U...
over 2 years ago in Spectrum LSF / Administration 0 Not under consideration

advance 'system' reservation and host status

advance 'system' reservation and host status
about 3 years ago in Spectrum LSF / Administration 0 Not under consideration