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Understanding the Progress and Progress Message Job Properties

Updated: August 2, 2010

Applies To: Windows HPC Server 2008 R2

The following table describes the Progress and Progress Message job properties:

 

Property Description Default Value

Progress

  • The percentage of the job that is complete

  • Integer between 0-100

Set and maintained by the HPC Job Scheduler service based on the number of tasks that have completed for that job.

Progress Message

  • A custom job status message that can be set by an application

  • String up to 80 characters

None.

By default, the HPC Job Scheduler service sets and maintains the value for the Progress property. The service does not continue to update Progress for a job if you provide a value for the Progress property through the command line interface, HPC PowerShell™, or the APIs.

To set the Progress and Progress Message properties in a batch (.bat) file, an HPC PowerShell script (.ps1), or in an application, you can use the %CCP_JOBID% environment variable to get the job ID of the current job.

  • In a .bat file, use the job modify command, for example:

    Job modify %CCP_JOBID% /progress:50 /progressmsg:”Hello”

  • In a .ps1 file, use the Set-HpcJob cmdlet, for example:

    set-HpcJob –id %CCP_JOBID% -progress 50 –progressmessage ”Hello”

For an example of how to set job progress through the APIs, see Steps: Setting Progress Information from an Application later in this guide.

Values for the Progress and Progress Message properties can be set for jobs that are in the following states:

  • Configuring

  • Queued

  • Running

  • Canceled

  • Failed

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