Python

Job Submission

You can submit Python jobs from the Monitor.

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Submission Options

The general Deadline options are explained in the Job Submission documentation. The Python specific options are:

  • Script File: The script you want to submit.
  • Arguments: The arguments to pass to the script. Leave blank if the script takes no arguments.
  • Version: The version of Python to use.

Plug-in Configuration

You can configure the Python plug-in settings from the Monitor. While in super user mode, select Tools -> Configure Plugins and select the Python plug-in from the list on the left. To get a description of each setting, simply hover the mouse cursor over a setting and a tool tip will be displayed.

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Python Executables

  • Python Executable: The path to the Python executable file used. Enter alternative paths on separate lines. Different executable paths can be configured for each version installed on your render nodes.

FAQ

Which versions of Python are supported?

Python 2.3 to 3.2 are all supported. Additional versions can be added when necessary.