Librenix
Headlines | Linux | Apps | Coding | BSD | Admin | News
Information for Linux System Administration 

Qjob: A job queuing script

Up
vote
Down

Ed Schaefer and John Spurgeon describe (and provide a listing of) their job queueing script, qjob...
Most systems administrators are familiar with using the cron facility or the at command to schedule jobs. Sometimes an attempt is made to schedule jobs so they don't conflict with one another. For example, it may be necessary to limit the number of resource-intensive jobs running at the same time to avoid overloading the system. Or you may need to prevent jobs from simultaneously accessing a shared resource. This can be challenging, especially if commands must be run frequently and the time they take to complete is significant and variable.
 read more | mail this link | score:8505 | -Ray, July 9, 2005
More Sysadmin articles...

Abstract Art by Ray Yeargin

admin headlines

Tutorial: Using Solr with TYPO3 on Debian 6

Using ngx_pagespeed with nginx On Debian 7

Tutorial: Run ActiveCollab 3 on Nginx (LEMP) on Debian 7/Ubuntu 12.10

Using Multiple PHP Versions (PHP-FPM FastCGI) with ISPConfig 3 (CentOS 6.3)

Tutorial: Build PHP 5.4 from Source on Debian 6

Mass Enrolling of Yubikey with LinOTP

 

Firefox sidebar

Site map

Site info

News feed

Features

Login
(to post)

Search

 
Articles are owned by their authors.   © 2000-2012 Ray Yeargin