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Re: [HTCondor-users] How to reserve a slot or machine for special jobs

Somebody please slap me .... yes Ben you are right, +IsGaussSlot should be +IsChemSlot
I kept changing the names thinking it did not like it, and forgot to make corrections. 

thank you very much!!!!!!!

On Tue, Aug 20, 2013 at 9:26 AM, Ben Cotton <ben.cotton@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
Two things:

On Tue, Aug 20, 2013 at 10:18 AM, Prem Kumar <prem.it.kumar@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> +IsGaussSlot = True

I don't see this in your start _expression_. Should this be "IsChemJob"?
(Note that you use "Slot "where the example uses "Job". HTCondor
should behave correctly with the different job and slot name spaces,
but for human-readability I'd use "Job" for job ads and "Slot" for
startd ads).

> START = ($(START)) && (MY.IsChemSlot =!= True || TARGET.IsChemSlot)
As above, I'd suggest changing "TARGET.IsChemSlot" to
"TARGET.IsChemJob", but the problem is probably the inconsistency
between your submit file and the START _expression_ (i.e. Gauss vs

Does this help?

Ben Cotton
Senior Support Engineer
Cycle Computing, LLC
The Leader in Utility Supercomputing Software
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