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Spectrum LSF

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Free up a job slot if lsfadmin suspends a job

We wold like to have the ability to free up a job slot when a lsfadmin suspends a job due to some valid reasons. In our case, we are trying to run a script to check if the user has reached the quota on their current run directory, and if they are ...
over 1 year ago in Spectrum LSF 2 Future consideration

Enhance scheduling of shared GPU jobs to pack jobs on to GPUs

Enhance scheduling of shared GPU jobs to pack jobs on to GPUs
about 2 years ago in Spectrum LSF 1 Delivered

Enable override of -u flag to docker in LSF

The docker LSF integration would be more useful if the user inside the container was not forced to be LSB_SUB_USER. It's not clear where this -u flag is being added to the docker command by LSF. The construction of this flag does not appear to be ...
over 2 years ago in Spectrum LSF 1 Not under consideration

support queue level container parameters

We need to be able to use the EXEC_DRIVER mechanisms in a way beyond bapp, as there is only one bapp allowed in a job submission. Many of our automated (and locked) job flows already request a bapp, so they cannot use another bapp.
over 2 years ago in Spectrum LSF 3 Delivered

expand -o options for bqueues

The current bqueues -o options are useful, and it would be helpful to add the resource limits (e.g., memlimit, cpulimit, etc.) as they currently require 'bqueues -l |grep -A1 LIMIT' to collect the information.
about 3 years ago in Spectrum LSF 1 Planned for future release

Request ability to set the path to lmutil in Platform Analytics

Request the ability to set the path to lmutil in Platform Analytics for the flexlicusageloader data loader by setting a configuration parameter in This would make PA consistent with the LSF License Scheduler where the pat...
almost 4 years ago in Spectrum LSF 1 Delivered

A bunch of jobs dispatched together

The background:For some EDA application, it needs to start up several jobs together. After the jobs are started, they will connect to a server to register. The server waits for the registration from the jobs within a specified time interval. After...
over 5 years ago in Spectrum LSF 4 Delivered

reject multiple bmod/bkill's on same array within a time frame

In reference to PMR 59023,019,866 , our LSF cluster has frequently halted and the scheduler spirals down due to a user running too many bmod/bkill on large job arrays. Despite internal training sessions and company wide communications, this issue...
almost 6 years ago in Spectrum LSF 5 Delivered

LSF support suspend jobs can release memory

LSF support suspend jobs can release memory
about 6 years ago in Spectrum LSF 2 Delivered

LSF enforced limits

LSF currently inherits the environment (limits) from the system when the LSF Daemons are started, and doesn't compensate based on whether the LSF daemons are started by process 1 (init) or by root. If LSF is configured to startup as part of the sy...
almost 7 years ago in Spectrum LSF 3 Delivered