[slurm-users] sbatch - accept jobs above limits

Christopher Samuel chris at csamuel.org
Wed Feb 9 00:46:10 UTC 2022

On 2/8/22 2:26 pm, z148x at arcor.de wrote:

> These jobs should be accepted, if a suitable node will be active soon.
> For example, these jobs could be in PartitionConfig.

 From memory if you submit jobs with the `--hold` option then you should 
find they are successfully accepted - I've used that in the past (and 
just checked that it still works with 20.11.8, assuming nobody has snuck 
a node with 2TB of RAM in whilst I wasn't looking).

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

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