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Re: [HTCondor-users] Steer jobs towards machines with less memory

On 4/17/2013 8:42 AM, Tim St Clair wrote:
The simplest solution is to adjust your 'rank' expression for your jobs.

If you wanted to apply it across a pool you could update your
SUBMIT_EXPRS to include some rank expression default.


What Tim said above is correct - each job can express its own preference for a type of machine via a 'rank' expression in the submit file. However, another alternative if you want this to happen across all submit points is to place this policy at the central manager. There is a HOWTO that describes what to do here:


Hope the above helps

Todd Tannenbaum <tannenba@xxxxxxxxxxx> University of Wisconsin-Madison
Center for High Throughput Computing   Department of Computer Sciences
HTCondor Technical Lead                1210 W. Dayton St. Rm #4257
Phone: (608) 263-7132                  Madison, WI 53706-1685