-- ColinLeavettBrown - 2015-06-22

Cloud howto: running batch jobs with HTCondor/Cloud Scheduler

  • Obtain images:
    • Easiest: Use cloud provided default images (installed as public images by sysadmins).
    • OpenStack image guide:
      • Download, see section 2
        • Pick an image from the install guide
        • wget
        • horizon image create
      • Create image with virt-install (& cobbler), see section 5.
    • Image format conversion:
      • qemu-img convert (raw, qcow2, vdi, vmdk, vpc)
    • Uploading a custom image:
      • horizon
      • glance command

  • Customizing images:
    • Interractive instantiation:
      • horizon
      • nova boot
    • login as root and modify image
    • Snapshot

  • Running batch jobs:
    • Prepare executable
    • Prepare JDL
    • Prepare data souces and repositories
    • Submit jobs
    • Monitoring jobs
    • Retrieving job output
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