[Beowulf] Killing may user jobs on many compute nodes

Leif Nixon nixon at nsc.liu.se
Tue Sep 12 03:54:48 PDT 2006

<Daniel.G.Roberts at sanofi-aventis.com> writes:

> Any one have a method/script that they would be willing to pass
> along that could be used in the process of terminating user
> processes out on the compute nodes that we never properly cleaned
> up?

That's batch system specific. There should be some sort of epilogue
functionality in your batch system that you can hook into to kill off
run-away processes, clear scratch disk space and so on.

Leif Nixon                       -            Systems expert
National Supercomputer Centre    -      Linkoping University

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