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Exercise 1b: Submitting Multiple Jobs

The queue command submits the job to the queue. The aim of the exercise is to submit 20 jobs instead of one.

Create the submission description file exercise01b.sub with the following content:

    executable              = welcome.sh
    arguments               = $(ClusterId)$(ProcId)
    output                  = output/welcome.$(ClusterId).$(ProcId).out
    error                   = error/welcome.$(ClusterId).$(ProcId).err
    log                     = log/welcome.$(ClusterId).log
    queue 20

Submitting The Job

On submission machine run the following command:

condor_submit exercise01b.sub

The should provide the following output:

Submitting job(s)....................
20 job(s) submitted to cluster 2465.

Note : There will be only one log file after the submission which contains all the jobs that belong to this cluster.

Monitoring the job

Executing the command condor_q should give the following output:

```Ini

-- Schedd: bigbird04.cern.ch : <128.142.194.115:9618?... @ 12/07/16 15:17:35 OWNER BATCH_NAME SUBMITTED DONE RUN IDLE TOTAL JOB_IDS fprotops CMD: welcome.sh 12/6 15:08 _ _ 20 20 2465.0 ... 2465.19

20 jobs; 0 completed, 0 removed, 20 idle, 0 running, 0 held, 0 suspended ```