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Re: [Condor-users] Newbie ClassAds question

On 4/4/06, David A. Kotz <dkotz@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Darin Kalisak wrote:
> Darin,
> Sorry.  I should have been more clear.  The START expression in the
> condor_config determines the machine requirements for starting a job.
> By default it is
>    START                   = $(UWCS_START)
> and
>    UWCS_START      = ( (KeyboardIdle > $(StartIdleTime)) \
>                      && ( $(CPUIdle) || \
>                           (State != "Unclaimed" && State != "Owner")) )
> Have you made any changes to the START expression or to any of the
> expressions it uses?

I did try to change the START expression and some expressions right
after it.  I just now realized that I forgot to comment out the old
code, so that probably didn't help.  I have 2 computers aside from the
manager, and one worked fine, so I copied its config file to the one
with "requirements=false", and now both are working.

I guess my main question was really just if that's the best way to
make changes to machine class ads.  Do I edit condor_config in a text
editor, then restart the computer(s) in question, or is there a better

Thanks for the help.