Batch System Usage

This pages contain information about the batch system and its usage. At DESY Zeuthen we use the batch system Altair Grid Engine 8.6.16.


Batch system software was updated to Altair Grid Engine version 8.6.16

New Grafana-based status dashboard available

Batch system software was updated to Univa Grid Engine version 8.6.7

Known SGE Bugs

Currently non known.

More documentation

  • The official vendor's user documentation is available on every submission node at /usr/gridengine/doc/UsersGuideGE.pdf.
  • Technical seminar presentation: Grid Engine - The Batch System for DESY
  • Have also a look at the man pages of grid engine commands.

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