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Spectrum LSF

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lsf.conf documentation should report which daemon(s) need restart

Every time an lsf.conf entry is recommended by Support, I have to turn around and ask which daemon (or daemons) need a restart, which causes delay. The developers already know what daemons are affected by the changes, please document which ones ne...
about 8 hours ago in Spectrum LSF / Administration 0 Submitted

enable 'single sign on' website login

useful to avoid end users retyping their password to log on RTM website
14 days ago in Spectrum LSF / Operations/RTM 0 Submitted

truncated hostnames in bjobs output

For a debug where hosts are available but jobs are not landing on them - I need to run bjobs -UF (or -l) -p2 This command generates below like data structure Slots are reserved for guarantees: xxx3-sim-d18-081, xxx-sim-d18-077, xxx- sim-d30-065, x...
15 days ago in Spectrum LSF / Scheduling 0 Submitted

Not generate an empty output folder under HOME directory.

it will generate an empty output folder under HOME directory Although I have specified the path to the output. I had discussed with IBM support and known that it is by PAC design. Moreover, this empty folder will not be deleted automatically by PA...
29 days ago in Spectrum LSF / End User UI/Applicaton Center 0 Under review

Add field SLA to job_status2 event in stream file.

Our business processes are based on SLA of the job and we want to do reporting of this job SLA. For job_finish2 event, SLA field is already present but in job_Status2 event in stream files, the SLA field is not present. We are blocked due to this ...
about 1 month ago in Spectrum LSF / Other 0 Under review

Make vm_type details in lsb. Acct file

vm_type is field is available only on event file . Can this be made available for Acct file as well? We extract lot of job information from Acct file so it will be good if we get vm_type details in the same file
about 2 months ago in Spectrum LSF / Other 0 Under review

INCLUDE directive for lsf.cluster file

Its great to have INCLUDE functionality added in LSF and we're using heavily in our multiple LSF clusters. Its makes it easy to manage many clusters for common config edits and keep the farms compliant. I am logging this RFE to extend this feature...
about 2 months ago in Spectrum LSF / Scheduling 0 Under review

New age patchinstall tool

With IBM moved away from Quarterly fixpacks to Yearly release – we often see bunch of patches for install as backlog. Current patchinstall tool does this job efficiently for a single patch and if I’ve to install 5 patches on top of a fixpack (inde...
2 months ago in Spectrum LSF / Scheduling 0 Under review

Support Session Scheduler Memory Limits with CGROUP v2

The current Session Scheduler in LSF 10.1 Fix Pack 14 does not support having memory limits when using CGROUP v2. Please enhance it to do so.
2 months ago in Spectrum LSF / Administration 0 Under review

RTM: monitoring of multi nodes jobs

Hello, This request has already been submitted 9 years ago. I would like to know if it is possible to implement it now as we have more and more multi nodes jobs and this kind is more and more needed: For LSF jobs submitted using "bsub ... -n x ......
2 months ago in Spectrum LSF / Operations/RTM 3 Needs more information