[slurm-users] is there a way to temporarily freeze an account?

Chris Samuel chris at csamuel.org
Thu Oct 7 01:52:39 UTC 2021

On 6/10/21 6:21 am, byron wrote:

> We have some accounts that we would like to suspend / freeze for the 
> time being that have unused hours associated with them.  Is there anyway 
> of doing this without removing the users associated with the accounts or 
> zeroing their hours?

We have a QOS called "batchdisable" which has MaxJobs=0 and 
MaxSubmitJobs=0 and then we just set the user's list of QOS's to that.

sacctmgr update where where name=bar qos=batchdisable

All the best,
Chris Samuel  :  http://www.csamuel.org/  :  Berkeley, CA, USA

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