[slurm-users] Feature request: create a job id before job submission

Mark Hahn hahn at mcmaster.ca
Tue May 7 14:00:09 UTC 2019

> Some cluster sites need the creation of a workspace for the job in a
>scratch area before the actual job submission, and on the other hand they
>don't accept all characters as name of the workspace. Hence the plain job
>name often can't be used here.

puzzled two ways: why not use the numeric jobid, and why would configuring
the scratch space be too slow to perform in the job prolog?

regards, mark hahn.

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