[slurm-users] Is the generic plugin still available?
honjo.rikimaru at po.ntt-tx.co.jp
Tue May 21 08:44:09 UTC 2019
I'm trying to use BurstBuffer with the generic plugin according to the latest
BurstBufferGuide. But I have failed to do it.
The generic plugin was probably loaded correctly. But, it seemed that burst_buffer.conf
was not applied. Because script files specified to BurstBuffer operations (e.g. stage_in)
had not been called.
My configuration steps were same as BurstBufferGuide.
1. Specify the generic plugin in slurm.conf.
2. Create a burst_buffer.conf in the same directory as slurm.conf.
3. Restart slurmctld and slurmd.
4. Specify #BB directive in the job script, and execute BurstBuffer operations. (e.g. stage_in)
It seems that codes about the generic plugins were deleted by the following commit.
This commit is contained in version 16.05 and higher.
Can I use the generic plugin in the latest version of Slurm?
If the generic plugins is still available, should I add other settings?
E-mail:honjo.rikimaru at po.ntt-tx.co.jp
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