Yes, you can run slurm on a single node. There is no need for for a different
head and compute node(s).
You will need to set Shared=Yes if you want multiple people to be able to run on
the machine simultaneously.
The slurm.conf will have a single node defined in it.
On Thu, Aug 10, 2017 at 05:39:29AM -0600, Carlos Lijeron wrote:
> Hi Everyone,
> In order to use resources more efficiently on a server that has 64 CPU Cores
> and 1 TB of RAM, is it possible to use SLURM on a stand alone server, or do
> you always need a head node and compute nodes to setup the clients? Please
> Thank you.
Sean McGrath M.Sc
Trinity Centre for High Performance and Research Computing
Trinity College Dublin
+353 (0) 1 896 3725