Category: "Other things"

Image Manipulation with ImageMagick

April 16th, 2008
ImageMagick provides a suite of commandline utilities for creating, converting, editing, and displaying images: is a machine architecture independent image processing and display program. It can display an image on any workstation display running an X… more »

Job Scheduling systems on HPCs

January 4th, 2008
The Load Sharing Facility (LSF) system from IBM Platform can be used to run a high performance compute ressource (HPC). It allows the scheduling of computational tasks (jobs) and load balancing of the machines that are part of the compute farm or cluster. send jobs to farm: bsub -R 'model=IBMBC2800' or 'select[mem>1000] rusage[mem=1000]' ressource-requirements, limit access to database: select[ecs4<100] rusage[ecs4my3353=10:duration=10:decay=1] kill s… more »