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Spectrum LSF

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Could specifiy a functional name when launch a flow

The name of a submitted flow is always the same --> users cannot differentiate between simultaneously running flows.
over 4 years ago in Spectrum LSF 2 Delivered

RTM remote database supporting mysql request

RTM 10.2 seems only support mariadb for remote. But right now nvidia only has mysql db 5.x and even for future we will continue using mysql db for RTM. So we will have problem to upgrade RTM from 10.1 to 10.2 due to RTM remote database support. We...
almost 3 years ago in Spectrum LSF 2 Delivered

Allow Dynamic Job Priority column to be displayed

Currently, jobs displayed in application center are displayed in either dispatch order, or based upon the sorted column. The customer would like the ability to add a dynamic priority column to the list of available columns and then display, for pe...
over 4 years ago in Spectrum LSF 1 Delivered

Configure a list of queue to hide for end user

Have the possibility to specify a list queue in pmc.conf to exclude display job on workload. We notice that when we set SHOW_TRANFER_JOB=false in pmc.conf all jobs on the queue transfer are hidden.Because we have some Technical job (maintenance or...
about 3 years ago in Spectrum LSF 1 Delivered

Request normal users able to kill only their own jobs in LSF RTM

RTM can be configured to allow users to force kill or suspend/resume the jobs through the following steps:Login as admin, go to Console -> user management -> ; enable the option "RTM-> Cluster Control Management".Then, the user can go to ...
about 3 years ago in Spectrum LSF 3 Delivered

RLM dataloader

The LSF License Scheduler now supports RLM as well as FlexLM, but LSF Explorer only supports FlexLM. An RLM dataloader is needed for Explorer to allow the RLM licences configured in License Scheduler to be monitored.
over 1 year ago in Spectrum LSF / License Management 0 Delivered

LSF API should offer asynchronous event handler for job status notifications

It would be nice if LSF had functionality for job event notification similar to LDAP's LDAP_SERVER_NOTIFICATION_OID control (and Microsoft's Active Directory has this, as an LDAP implementation), where you can use an extended LDAP asynchronous sea...
over 4 years ago in Spectrum LSF 2 Delivered

Provide Option to Automatically Pull and Prune Containers from Exec Hosts

Currently LSF allows defining of an application profile to pull images selectively based upon configuration. However there is now way to provide pre-staging of images, and pruning of under utilized images. The customer would like support similar t...
over 4 years ago in Spectrum LSF 2 Delivered

Elasticsearch 7.4 support for Explorer

There is a new feature in Elasticsearch 7.3 onwards called dataframes which is a good transformer and will be useful in Explorer because we have limitation of doing multi-aggregation in elasticserch.
about 3 years ago in Spectrum LSF 1 Delivered

LSF SE needs a way to set waiting time before forwarding jobs to remote cluster in Multi-Cluster environment

LSF AE + XL mode provides MAX_RSCHED_TIME=penditng_time_to_be_recalled wait_time_to_reschedule, but LSF SE supports only pending_time_to_be_recalled. As LSF SE has no control for the wait_time_to_reschedule, job could be unnecessarily pended for a...
over 4 years ago in Spectrum LSF 1 Delivered