batchd

Batch processing toolset for Linux / Unix https://github.com/portnov/batchd

Latest on Hackage:0.1.0.0

This package is not currently in any snapshots. If you're interested in using it, we recommend adding it to Stackage Nightly. Doing so will make builds more reliable, and allow stackage.org to host generated Haddocks.

BSD3 licensed by Ilya Portnov
Maintained by portnov84@rambler.ru

The batchd is a toolset for batch processing for Linux / Unix operating systems. It enables one to:

  • Create and manage queues of tasks (batch jobs);

  • Specify time periods (schedules) when jobs from each queue can be executed;

  • Run batch jobs on localhost or on several machines one-by-one or in parallel.

The main concern of batchd are batch jobs, which are meant to take some time to execute (minutes to days) and consume a lot of computational power (probably whole power of the machine). Examples of such jobs are:

  • Scientific calculations (physical modelling or numeric experiments on differential equations, for example);

  • Building large software products from source code;

  • Running integration test suites;

  • Rendering complex 3D scenes or animations;

  • Executing complex reports on large databases;

  • Backups;

  • and so on.

For more complete description, please refer to README and Wiki on GitHub.

comments powered byDisqus