Did you look the NodeName/Feature list functionality with sbatch —constraints
before choosing GRES?
> Le 18 mai 2018 à 00:02, Almon Gem Otanes <almond...@gmail.com> a écrit :
> Hi everyone,
> Is there a way to add GRES/features/attributes(not sure which is the correct
> term) to partitions? I'm trying to port from SGE to SLURM. Our current setup
> have queues(partitions) that refer to physical systems. The binaries we want
> to execute are just scripts that don't need to run on the partitions so in
> this case, we use the nodes as execution hosts. I want to be able to tell
> sbatch I want to submit to any partition that have a set of custom
> GRES/features/attributes. For example, a partition with a BERT(bit error rate
> tester) with loopback enabled. So my GRES would look something like
> I do have a semi-solution but I'm not sure if there is a better solution with
> a SLURM feature I'm not familiar with. My solution is to use the job_submit
> plugin to redirect the GRES that is meant for the nodes to be used as filters
> for the partition. My next problem is how to tell the scheduler that it can
> only submit to the list of partitions I indicate. The partition job submit
> plugin only shows how to set the partition to a specific one.
> In short, my questions are:
> 1. How to apply custom GRES to partitions?
> 2. Is there a way using the job_submit plugin to limit the partitions the
> scheduler can submit to from a list that I indicate?
> Thanks in advance,
> Almon Otanes