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Test a HPC Cluster RRS feed

  • Question

  • Hi all,

    i have a newly installed HPC Cluster with 5 nodes.
    Can i use a simple script to test the cluster? A little job perhaps? I can't find anything.

    Thanks 

    Andreas
    Tuesday, February 16, 2010 4:45 PM

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  • Hi Andreas
    Two things you might try:
    1. If you haven't already, run the diagnostics built in to the HPC Pack 
    2. Installing and running Lizard is a good way to get things warmed up
    cheers
    Dan
    Tuesday, February 16, 2010 4:56 PM
  • Yes, Lizard is a good choice but you have to configure it properly, so read a papers about it (not a standard realization but MS).
    My experience of work with Lizard without tweaking its internal variables was not so good - i had a problem with a network interfaces so i needed to restart them (because it was so huge amount of traffic with standard values of internal variables for mine 4 test nodes).

    Good luck.
    Wednesday, February 17, 2010 5:08 AM
  • Ahh,

    thanks Dan

    Wednesday, February 17, 2010 5:02 PM