Serial Job Execution on Commodity Clusters
Categories: Running Jobs
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The executable portion of batch scripts is interpreted by the shell specified on the first line of the script. If a shell is not specified, the submitting user’s default shell will be used.
The serial portion of the batch script may contain comments, shell commands, executable scripts, and compiled executables. These can be used in combination to, for example, navigate file systems, set up job execution, run serial executables, and even submit other batch jobs.