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Spectrum LSF

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Change job submit time to include milliseconds for precision.

Job submit time to include milliseconds for precision. Instead of HH:MM:SS, make it like 12:29:05.1234. This will enable this column to be used as a unique identifier when generating data in an incremental fashion. We are extracting the RTM data a...
4 months ago in Spectrum LSF / Reporting/Explorer 4 Not under consideration

btop/bbot at usergroup level

This is the current bbot/btop functionality:- Group administrators can change the position of all jobs submitted by users who are members of the user group within a queue (move the selected job before/after the first/last job with the same priorit...
over 2 years ago in Spectrum LSF / Administration 0 Not under consideration

json format of lsb.acct log file

It will help with using Splunk for searching and analysis usage of HPC.
4 months ago in Spectrum LSF / Reporting/Explorer 1 Not under consideration

FairShare User/Project internal data size limitation

As per the support case - we are hitting the limitation on how many users/projects we can have defined in our most complex cluster in ARM. This is causing us to have to be very careful with any adjustments / updates and stop using automation and m...
over 3 years ago in Spectrum LSF / Administration 1 Not under consideration

Set user limit for app in lsb.application like USERS field for queues in lsb.queues

It would be useful to set a list of users that can use APPS defined in lsb.applications like USERS filed il queues definition in lsb.queues.
about 2 years ago in Spectrum LSF / Administration 1 Not under consideration

allow update for span string after a job is started

Hello, currently, it's not possible to update the span string after a job is started. for ex: a user start a multinodes jobs using bsub .... -n x -R ".. span[ptile=y]" ... unfortunately, he forgot to specify to the tool to start in mutlinodes an...
5 months ago in Spectrum LSF / Scheduling 1 Not under consideration

Show lim, mbatchd status by using command

It is useful to know whether lim and/or mbatchd is in reconfig/restart phase by using a command
over 4 years ago in Spectrum LSF 1 Not under consideration

Set a limit for service class

It would be useful to set a limit in lsb.resources for Serive Class "SLA" in order give some minimum guarantee with SLA and set a maximium number of resorucese usable in this SLA.It would be excellent to indicate the limit with the number of nodes...
over 2 years ago in Spectrum LSF / Scheduling 1 Not under consideration

bswitch does not with limits in lsb.resources

We have defined some limits per queue under lsb.resources due to which bswitch command does not work even for commands which do not require resources mentioned in lsb.resources.
over 5 years ago in Spectrum LSF 4 Not under consideration

ssched jobs missing task information to calculate job run time

We graph job run time from the data in Elasticsearch provided from LSF Explorer. ssched jobs do not contain enough information to calculate job run time. We believe task jobs should contain the same data as regular LSF jobs
almost 2 years ago in Spectrum LSF 3 Not under consideration