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Batch processing and local rsh replacement system

This project has been decomissioned. See Parallel, its replacement.

Queue is a load balancing system that lets users control their remote jobs. It does this with local shell job control and signaling and can be used as a local replacement for rsh to hosts within a homogeneous cluster under single administrative control. Queue also supports more traditional email based load-balancing and distributed batch-processing facilities using a number of criteria to decide where to send jobs. No special privileges are required for installation.


User manual available in HTML format from http://www.gnuqueue.org/queue_man/

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version 1.30.1 (stable)
released on 31 October 2000

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License:GPLv2orlaterJanet Casey1 February 2001

Leaders and contributors

Alex White Contributor
Eduardo Pinheiro Contributor
Matthias Urlichs Contributor
Mark Wright Maintainer

Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
Bug TrackingVCS Repository Webviewhttp://sourceforge.net/tracker/?group_id=5605&atid=105605
Bug TrackingE-mailmailto:bug-queue@gnu.org
HelpMailing List Info/Archivehttp://lists.sourceforge.net/mailman/listinfo/queue-announce
DeveloperMailing List Info/Archivehttp://lists.sourceforge.net/mailman/listinfo/queue-devel
SupportMailing List Info/Archivehttp://lists.sourceforge.net/mailman/listinfo/queue-support
DeveloperVCS Repository Webviewhttp://sourceforge.net/cvs/?group_id=5605

Software prerequisites

Weak prerequisiteGNU flex
Required to buildmake

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 20 September 2010.


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