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Spectrum LSF

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When an RTM Admin Takes Action on a Job Provide Email Notification to Users

Currently, in LSF and in RTM there is no way for an administrator to add notification as to why a job was killed. This RFE will add that functionality to RTM. The intent would be to log into the Cacti Log the kill message with the reason, adding...
almost 7 years ago in Spectrum LSF 1 Delivered

Add functionality to LSF Advance Reservations

Allow LSF jobs start running before reservation and continue during resource reservation, if reservation allows to run these jobs.
almost 7 years ago in Spectrum LSF 6 Delivered

Need to change the status of hosts from closed_Excl to ok

In the cluster we have hosts with large number of cores - 16,32,48,.. Users would request exclusive access to a host and land on these large hosts. The users forget that they have requested the jobs or keeping the host for future use and the entir...
almost 7 years ago in Spectrum LSF 3 Not under consideration

Enable the selection of any job data type to be a selectable filter in the Grid -> View Jobs Listing page in RTM

We manage our resources via resource pools that are allocated per service class. Therefore, we would like to view all jobs in a specific SLA. However, this data type is not selectable in the Grid -> View Jobs Listing page so we can't select thi...
almost 7 years ago in Spectrum LSF 2 Delivered

Added User Group aggregation for RTM

We would like RTM to aggregate the User Group information so that in the Grid -> View Jobs Listing when the UGroup value is selected that all user groups that are members of the user group in the UGroup field are included in the selection.
almost 7 years ago in Spectrum LSF 3 Delivered

res_req parsing functions in LSF API

It would be useful to have functions for parsing the res_req strings. These strings are included in job info structure, but there is no way to extract particular components from them other than using standard C string processing functions, ie. str...
almost 7 years ago in Spectrum LSF 3 Not under consideration


blstat or blinfo command line tools are available to get information about license tokens, however there are no API functions for this purpose which would be very useful in license querying automation, because parsing of the console output of the ...
almost 7 years ago in Spectrum LSF 3 Delivered

Remote file browse feature for custom SDK services in PAC

The tool that allows selecting files from the server for a custom service must be improved.Currently this tool is not very useful. It only works fine if there is only a couple of files to be selected from the same directory.The whole tool needs t...
almost 7 years ago in Spectrum LSF 2 Delivered

chunking: runtime limit (-W bsub option) & estimated runtime (-We) conflict

when a runtime limit and an estimated runtime are set for a job, only the highest value is considered for chunking.if you want to submit short jobs in chunk and you want to set a runtime limit to kill these jobs when they don't end and this runtim...
almost 7 years ago in Spectrum LSF 3 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