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Scheduler

Getting started

See our guide to Starting interactive jobs and submitting batch jobs.

Submitting and controlling jobs programmatically

See our guide to the DRMAA API.

Reference information

Commands that allow you to interact with the scheduler:

  • qhost - Show’s the status of Sun Grid Engine hosts.
  • qrsh - Requests an interactive session on a worker node. No support for graphical applications.
  • qrshx - Requests an interactive session on a worker node. Supports graphical applications. Superior to qsh in most cases.
  • qsh - Requests an interactive session on a worker node. Supports graphical applications.
  • qstat - Displays the status of jobs and queues.
  • qsub - Submits a batch job to the system.
  • qtop - Provides a summary of all processes running on the cluster for a given user