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Job scheduler alternatives

This depends on what you want to do: If you have any kind of distributed computing (this might be 5 PCs in a lab with a central node), you will not be able to avoid using a scheduler to distribute ...
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How can I submit jobs to an HPC scheduler?

SLURM I'll provide you with a general script to run QE on your HPC. This is with the assumption that the HPC facility is using SLURM as your workload manager and also with the assumption that you have ...
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How can I submit jobs to an HPC scheduler?

LoadLeveler I would recommend to save the following shell script file with a name like submission.sh: ...
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Job scheduler alternatives

I fully endorse @DetlevCM's advocacy for using "proper" job schedulers, but for comparison, there are some tools geared toward intensive DFT runs that might be more approachable for your application: ...
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Which schedulers are compatible with a virtual machine?

Always happy to hear of new use cases for Quantum Mobile! Disclaimer: I've maintained Quantum Mobile over the past 2-3 years Can I use the virtual machine to run calculations on other nodes using any ...
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Running multinode parallel Orca calculation without a work load manager (scheduler)

Not sure if ORCA can be run using a user-chosen MPI runner but there are a few steps that need to be done in order to run ORCA (or any other MPI program) on a distributed/interconnect cluster (...
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How can I submit jobs to an HPC scheduler?

SGE Disclaimer: I haven't ever used SGE before, so there may be some inaccuracies that other users can correct. However, it seems similar to other systems and the instructions from your university ...
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Job scheduler alternatives

One of my colleagues uses a very hacky solution to this. I don't recommend using it, but I can imagine it being useful in certain narrow applications, so I'll post it here anyways. Let's call this ...
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