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[SDS] [ECCO] Graphical utility to query qstat

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Users are often a bit confused about how to identify what the load on a job submission system is, what's in the queue, and why is my job not working. ECCO and SDSx both run a job submission system (qsub-compatible). From the command line,'qstat' will give you all the necessary information, and with qdel, you can delete individual jobs. But to make life easier, we've thrown together a quick graphical qstat.

Qstat (on

By scrolling around, you can see a snapshot of what's going on. Note that this does not update - it's a one-time view. Selecting a job ID offers up the option to interrupt the job:

Killing job (on

(however, only if you are the owner of the job). We hope you find this useful.