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Re: [HTCondor-users] Users priorities problem

On Tue, Jul 30, 2013 at 09:36:35AM +0100, daniel popu wrote:
> 1) Can I do something that User B, which has better priority, to take more cores immediately after one job for User A is finished. With other words, if a core used by User A is released, be be taken by User B, even if User A still has jobs to run? 

Reduce the lease time (CLAIM_WORKLIFE) so that a running shadow won't request any more jobs for user A.

Caveat: a too short lease time may harm your throughput.

> 2) I tried to reset the priorities: 

It's not a matter of user priorities...


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