Running jobs on TRCOMP

Input / Ouput

All computers in the trcomp cluster share general-purpose file-storage.

  • do not run I/O intensive jobs

CPU and Memory

The owning groups set the usage policy of their own machines.

trcomp01 is primarily for interactive use and available to all people involved with TRIUMF.

  • do not run jobs that consume a large fraction of the memory
  • use a niceness value of 15 or more for long-running CPU intensive jobs
  • do not run more than three CPU-intensive jobs simultaneously