Monthly Archives: July 2013

I object to the new Massachusetts Tax on Software Services

I object to the new “Sales and Use Tax on Computer and Software Services” (“the Tax”) which was passed as part of the Transportation Act. I don’t mind paying higher taxes if the Commonwealth needs more money to fund public … Continue reading

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when `scontrol show daemons` returns nothing…

Slurm uses the scontrol show daemons command to figure out what it should run on the machine it is being invoked on. If you have a config file error, that command will return a blank line. And /etc/init.d/slurm-llnl will exit … Continue reading

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