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NC: Jobs per hour or other interval -- throughput

When you want to find the historical number of jobs that have run through NC in given time period, you can query the NC jobs database using its browser UI. Please read the NC database chapter as well as the s...

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Reconcile with timestamps from the command line

FlowTracer vovconsole offers a menu to "Reconcile Timestamps". The tool looks at timestamps of input and output files of jobs and validates the job when outputs have been created after the inputs and all jobs i...

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Monitor distribution of NC slots and licenses

Sometimes, Altair Accelerator (formerly NetworkComputer) administrators are asked to show how the slots and licenses are used. Altair Accelerator Licensing The method you use do to this depends on the type of...

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Preserve LM/NC data during version upgrade

Introduction LicenseMonitor (LM) and NetworkComputer (NC) collect and store data about license usage and jobs respectively. This article describes how to preserve data when changing to a newer Runtime soft...

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How can I remove expired tags in LM?

1) Delete the configuration file under Admin > Monitors for that tag. 2) Delete the PJ. Go to Admin > Tasks. Find the tag you want to remove, click on its name. Then in the upper right, you should see a t...

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CGI scripts fail when vovserver seems to have the wrong working directory

Very rarely, vovserver will seem to have an incorrect notion of its current working directory. This manfests itself as errors from some CGI scripts. The normal working directory for vovserver is the parent of...

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