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<p class="MsoNormal">We have a &#8211;small- cluster configured.&nbsp; Four dedicated nodes and one node that shares the function of the headbox.</p>
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<p class="MsoNormal">I had a user ask a question today that I wasn&#8217;t sure how to answer.&nbsp; In our current configuration, if we, for example, drop 12 jobs into the queue, the systems run the first five, as a node becomes available, the next job in the queue starts
 running until all 12 jobs have been run.&nbsp; There is only one job on any one node at a time.</p>
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<p class="MsoNormal">The user wanted to know if it was possible to have more than one job running on a node at a time?&nbsp; I honestly didn&#8217;t have an answer for him.</p>
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<p class="MsoNormal">My feeling is that the whole purpose of the cluster is to give the power of a whole node to process a job and not have to share it.</p>
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<p class="MsoNormal">Might I get some input from the crowd??</p>
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<p class="MsoNormal">Happy holidays to all!</p>
<p class="MsoNormal">jack</p>
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