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Subject: Re: [OMPI users] run a program
From: jody (jody.xha_at_[hidden])
Date: 2014-02-26 05:02:15


Hi Raha
Yes, that is correct.
You have to make sure that max-slots is less or equal to the number of cpus
in the node to avoid oversubscribing it.

Have a look at the other entries in the FAQ, they give information on many
other options you can use.
   http://www.open-mpi.org/faq/?category=running

Jody

On Wed, Feb 26, 2014 at 10:38 AM, raha khalili <khadije.khalili_at_[hidden]>wrote:

> Dear Jody
>
> Thank you for your reply. Based on hostfile examples you show me, I
> understand 'slots' is number of cpus of each node I mentioned in the file,
> am I true?
>
> Wishes
>
>
> On Wed, Feb 26, 2014 at 1:02 PM, jody <jody.xha_at_[hidden]> wrote:
>
>> Hi
>> I think you should use the "--host" or "--hostfile" options:
>> http://www.open-mpi.org/faq/?category=running#simple-spmd-run
>> http://www.open-mpi.org/faq/?category=running#mpirun-host
>> Hope this helps
>> Jody
>>
>>
>> On Wed, Feb 26, 2014 at 8:31 AM, raha khalili <khadije.khalili_at_[hidden]>wrote:
>>
>>> Dear Users
>>>
>>> This is my first post in open-mpi forum and I am beginner in using mpi.
>>> I want to run a program which does between 4 systems consist of one
>>> server and three nodes with 20 cpus. When I run: *mpirun -np 20
>>> /home/khalili/espresso-5.0.2/bin/pw.x -in si.in <http://si.in> | tee si.out*, after writing htop from terminal, it seems the program doesn't use cpus
>>> of three other nodes and just use the cpus of server. Could you tell me
>>> please how do I can use all my cpus.
>>>
>>> Regards
>>> --
>>> Khadije Khalili
>>> Ph.D Student of Solid-State Physics
>>> Department of Physics
>>> University of Mazandaran
>>> Babolsar, Iran
>>> kh.khalili_at_[hidden]
>>>
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> University of Mazandaran
> Babolsar, Iran
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