[slurm-users] How does slurm keep track of latest jobid

Ole Holm Nielsen Ole.H.Nielsen at fysik.dtu.dk
Wed May 20 14:31:19 UTC 2020

On 5/20/20 7:57 AM, Ole Holm Nielsen wrote:
> On 20-05-2020 00:03, Flynn, David P. (Dave) wrote:
>> Where does Slurm keep track of the latest jobid.  Since it is persistent 
>> across reboots, I suspect it’s in a file somewhere.
> $ scontrol show config | grep MaxJobId

Sorry, I should have written:

$ scontrol show config | grep NEXT_JOB_ID
NEXT_JOB_ID             = 2488059

The next jobid is presumably in the Slurm database.


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