Batch processing systems were traditionally used to share limited computing power between people. Today, batch processing systems are also used to place work on workstations outside office hours, to make the most of an investment in a costly UNIX workstations. Also, with the steady advance of UNIX for PC computers, you can combine Generic NQS and GNU/Linux to build processor farms for just a fraction of the price of commercial systems.
DocumentationUser man pages available from http://www.gnqs.org/oldgnqs/docs/manuals/manpages/; user intro available from http://www.gnqs.org/oldgnqs/docs/starter_pack/introducing/
released on 1 August 2005
|License||Verified by||Verified on||Notes|
|GPLv2orlater||Janet Casey||31 January 2001|
Leaders and contributors
Resources and communication
|Help||Mailing List Info/Archive||http://lists.sourceforge.net/mailman/listinfo/nqs-announce|
|Developer||Mailing List Info/Archive||http://lists.sourceforge.net/mailman/listinfo/nqs-developers|
|Support||Mailing List Info/Archive||http://lists.sourceforge.net/mailman/listinfo/nqs-support|
|Developer||VCS Repository Webview||http://sourceforge.net/cvs?group_id=17238|
This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 15 August 2005.
Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.3 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation; with no Invariant Sections, no Front-Cover Texts, and no Back-Cover Texts. A copy of the license is included in the page “GNU Free Documentation License”.
The copyright and license notices on this page only apply to the text on this page. Any software or copyright-licenses or other similar notices described in this text has its own copyright notice and license, which can usually be found in the distribution or license text itself.