Machine / Job Features Specification


The MachineJobFeatures WLCG task force has produced a revision of specification which is being prepared as an HEP Software Foundation technical note.


  • The specification has been reformatted into LaTeX for publishing in PDF with HSF
  • All key names are now purely lowercase letters, digits and underscores.
  • GB/MB are replaced by bytes for memory and storage
  • Processor=CPU terminology consistent with the WLCG IS TF and APEL are used
  • grace_secs has been added to complement shutdowntime and allow jobs to decide whether to start an uninterruptible block of work.
  • job_id has been added for the batch job ID or the VM UUID.

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Topic revision: r2 - 2016-02-02 - AndrewMcNab
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