Posted by – October 19, 2009
Mark has updated his code for making Grid Engine aware of FlexLM license servers. Read the full announcement here:
Without a doubt this is currently the industry best practice way of dealing with SGE/FlexLM integration issues. Kudos to Mark O. for open-sourcing his work.
Posted by – April 24, 2009
Mark Olesen has updated his qlicserver package. For background on why his method is better (avoiding race conditions, etc.) than the other license integration/tracking methods, read here: http://wiki.gridengine.info/wiki/index.php/Olesen-FLEXlm-Integration
Mark’s announcement can be read here. The updated code is hosted at http://gridengine.sunsource.net/files/documents/7/199/qlicserver-2009042 1.tar.gz.
Posted by – March 4, 2008
Mark has posted a significant update to his most excellent FLEXlm license management integration tools. Key changes include:
- XML configuration files
- XML status output
- XSLT stylesheets to transform monitoring information into web pages
- Ability to integrate with xml-qstat
Mark further explains the updates and new Wiki-based documentation in his post to the mailing list.
Posted by – September 30, 2005
A thread about managing licenses with grid engine got Mark to post a draft version of a new HowTO document he is working on (along with a teaser mention of some other code he has in the works).
The draft document is in perl POD format. Translated html and text versions can be found here: