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Find orphan processes (NetworkComputer)

When a job is started in NC, it usually has a process tree. Sometimes, the vovslaveroot process may stop unexpectedly or be killed; this creates orphan processes. A job process becomes disconnected from NC, but...

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Convert a Makefile into FDL (FlowTracer)

To convert a makefile into FDL, perform the following steps: 1. Review a fragment of a real Makefile. The original Makefile contained about eight steps, each with a different name. Here are the first two step...

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Submit multiple jobs from a file (NetworkComputer)

When using NC, you usually submit jobs one at a time, from the command line or within a script. Sometimes you may want to submit large numbers of similar or different jobs at once. There are several ways to a...

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Use the slaveClass.table to classify slaves (NetworkComputer)

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VOV: Clear out old vovprojects

When you create a new NetworkComputer queue or a new FlowTracer project, each time, the system creates a registry entry and directory in the SWD. At a certain point, you may have hundreds of these. While these ...

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Update data of an old tag to a new tag in LM's database (LicenseMonitor)

You may need to move a license file, which will require a change in the name of a TAG at the database level. These instructions explain how to move the features of an old LM tag to a new tag, which has already ...

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Move and rename a tag at the database level (LicenseMonitor)

These instructions explain how to rename a tag in LM and link the historical data from the old tag, to the new one. They assume that the new tag has not been created. If the new TAG has been created please see...

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VOV: Find the dependencies of a job

To find job dependencies, use the VovConsole Node Editor or the vsx command at the command line. To use the VovConsole, open (double-click) the desired node. Next, click the Navigate button. (It's to the right...

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Skip a job in FlowTracer

FlowTracer jobs can be skipped (autoflowed) by using either the command line interface (CLI), or the VovConsole GUI interface. To designate a skipped job, FlowTracer assigns it a skip property. After this prope...

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Control access to specific license daemon tags (LicenseMonitor)

Please Note: Do not confuse Tag Access Control in LicenseMonitor with Access Control Lists (ACLs). ACLs apply to all Runtime products, whereas Tag Access Control is only applicable within LicenseMonitor. Tag A...

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