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Re: [Condor-users] copying executable on submission

On 5/6/05, Chris Jones <jonesc@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Hi,
> Is it possible to configure a condor job to copy the executable on
> submission, to some spool directory or whatever ?
> The reason I ask is the executable I wish to run is actually a script,
> and when the job finally starts to run, and want the state of the script
> at the time of submission to be run, not the state at the time the job
> starts.
> Apologises if this is trivial, but I'm new to condor...


copy_to_spool = <True | False> 
If copy_to_spool is set to True, then condor_ submit will copy the
executable to the local spool directory before running it on a remote
host. Oftentimes this can be quite time consuming and unnecessary. By
setting it to False, condor_ submit will skip this step. Defaults to

Hope that helps