I am running galaxy-dist on Amazon EC2 through Cloudman, and am using
the enable_tasked_jobs to run jobs in parallel. Yes, I know it's not
recommended in production. My jobs usually get split in 72 parts, and
sometimes (but not always, maybe in 30-50% of cases), errors are
returned concerning the python egg cache, usually:
[Errno 17] File exists: '/home/galaxy/.python-eggs'
or something like
[Errno 17] File exists:
The errors arise AFAIK from when scripts/extract_dataset_part.py is run.
I am guessing that the tmp python egg dir is created for every task of
the mentioned 72, that they sometimes coincide and that this leads to an
I would like to solve this problem, but before doing so, I'd like to
know if someone else has already fixed it in a galaxy-central changeset.
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