<div dir="ltr"><div>Not sure with the specifics of qdel, but I generally use a combination of qselect and xargs<br></div><div><br></div><div><span style="font-family:arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px">qselect -u dodgy.user | xargs</span><span class="" style="font-family:arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px">qdel</span><br style="font-family:arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px">
<br style="font-family:arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px"><span style="font-family:arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px">Problem is, this deletes jobs in the same order that they&#39;re going to</span><br style="font-family:arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px">
<span style="font-family:arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px">be queued up for execution, so as you delete jobs the scheduler is</span><br style="font-family:arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px"><span style="font-family:arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px">doing heaps of work queuing up new ones. The fix is to reverse the</span><br style="font-family:arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px">
<span style="font-family:arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px">list before feeding to</span><span class="" style="font-family:arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px">qdel</span><span style="font-family:arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px">:</span><br style="font-family:arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px">
<br style="font-family:arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px"><span style="font-family:arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px">qselect -u dodgy.user | tac | xargs</span><span class="" style="font-family:arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px">qdel</span><br>
</div><div class="gmail_extra"><br>cheers</div><div class="gmail_extra">md<br><br><br><br><div class="gmail_quote">On 9 October 2013 08:03, Jack Wilkinson <span dir="ltr">&lt;<a href="mailto:jwilkinson@stoneeagle.com" target="_blank">jwilkinson@stoneeagle.com</a>&gt;</span> wrote:<br>
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<p class="MsoNormal">Is there a maximum number of jobs numbers that I can pass to qdel?</p>
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<p class="MsoNormal">Thanks!</p>
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