[gmx-users] Background run
melicher at cray.dbp.fmph.uniba.sk
Thu Sep 1 13:54:06 CEST 2005
On Thursday 01 September 2005 01:22, Jeffrey Chua wrote:
> dear friends,
> Another problem im having are doing background runs for gromacs. When we
> run other programs in our cluster (11 nodes), we usually just put "&" and
> it runs in the background. But in gromacs, although we placed the "&" at
> the end, once you close the terminal you were using, the run also exits.
> How can i do a background run for gromacs? we are using mpich for the
> cluster. thanks.
> and thanks to Dr. David van der Spoel. ill try all your suggestions later.
And what about using "screen" program? It has advantage, you can reconnect
later and monitor the progress of simulation (mdrun output).
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