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Spectrum LSF

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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
9 months ago in Spectrum LSF 3 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 3 years ago in Spectrum LSF 1 Not under consideration

mbatch hang/bsub hang issue caused by slowly resolution

We have experienced the following issues. For more information, please refer to case number TS005350597.If any DNS issue happens, egroup resolution is very slow and mbatchd waits for egroup. egroup resolution slow -> mbatchd wait for egroup -&g...
6 months ago in Spectrum LSF 2 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 4 years ago in Spectrum LSF 4 Not under consideration

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

License Scheduler fix INUSE license token detection on same-server Jobs

The License Scheduler is unable to correctly identify the INUSE and RESERVE values of requested tokens (e.g. rusage[MYTOKEN=4], when more than one jobs run on the same server by the same user.Possible solution:This could be solved, if the License ...
over 1 year ago in Spectrum LSF 2 Not under consideration

LSF eauth setuid bit

I have a request for setuid permission in LSF eauth file.Our customers use only root accounts for LSF services.Under these conditions,the customer request an official method to delete the setuid permission of the LSF eauth file.Because if root own...
7 months ago in Spectrum LSF 1 Not under consideration

Support dot files for command preferences in LSF

Presently, in Linux specifically, preferences for a command can be stored in dot files. For example there is a file called .vimrc that set's the defaults for the vim command.It would be nice if LSF would support this same setup for commands such ...
over 3 years ago in Spectrum LSF 1 Not under consideration

Allob bsub -m "host spec" to exclude hosts

Currently, there is no way to exclude host ranges from a bsub. You can specify a host group, a host, or a combinations of hosts and host groups, but you can not exclude.
over 3 years ago in Spectrum LSF 0 Not under consideration

Increase MAX_JOBID in PE environment - 4194303 too low

When using PE in LSF the maximum job ID is 4194303.We have already cycled through the range in 12 months and we'll likely do it twice this year.Having jobs with duplicate IDs causes a lot of problems with things like job accounting.
over 4 years ago in Spectrum LSF 1 Not under consideration