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2        LEGEND  f: fixed - c: changed - a: added - r: removed
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40.4:
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6        jobmond)
7                a:      SGE support
8                        thanks to: Dave Love - d(d.o.t)love(a.t)liverpool(d.o.t)ac(d.o.t)uk
9                        for writing it!
10                a:      GMETRIC_TARGET is now parsed from gmond.conf
11                a:      GMETRIC_BINARY is now looked for in PATH
12                f:      queue selection support is now working
13                        thanks to: Craig West - cwest(a.t)astro(d.o.t)umass(d.o.t)edu
14                        for the patch
15        web)
16                a:      large graphs link for job report
17                        thanks to: Craig West - cwest(a.t)astro(d.o.t)umass(d.o.t)edu
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190.3.1:
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21        other)
22                f:      updated INSTALL since "addons" directory is not included by default anymore in Ganglia
23                        thanks to: Steven DuChene linux(d.a.s.h)clusters(a.t)mindspring(d.o.t)com
24                        for reporting it
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26        rpm)
27                f:      add "addons" directory since it's not included by default anymore in Ganglia
28                f:      properly rewrite WEBDIR path in %files when rebuilding rpms with Makefile
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30        web)
31                f:      typo in empty_cpu variable: causing incorrect 'free cpu' count and similar errors
32                        thanks to: Craig West - cwest(a.t)astro(d.o.t)umass(d.o.t)edu
33                        for reporting it
34                f:      changed erroneous domain detection a little
35                        thanks to: Craig West - cwest(a.t)astro(d.o.t)umass(d.o.t)edu
36                        for reporting it
37                a:      now properly detects whether or not to use FQDN or short hostnames w/o domain
38                        thanks to: Craig West - cwest(a.t)astro(d.o.t)umass(d.o.t)edu
39                        thanks to: Jeffrey Sarlo - JSarlo(a.t)Central(d.o.t)UH(d.o.t)EDU
40                        for the many testing and reporting it
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42                        SPECIAL THANKS to the University of Houston for sending me a shirt!
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44        jobarchived)
45                f:      properly catch postgres exception
46                f:      don't use debug_message while loading config file
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480.3:
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50        web)
51                a:      allow per-cluster settings/override options: see CLUSTER_CONFS option
52                a:      clusterimage can now draw nodes at x,y position parsed from hostname
53                        see SORTBY_HOSTNAME for this in clusterconf/example.php
54                a:      clusterimage nodes are now clickable: has link to all jobs from that host
55                a:      clusterimage nodes now have a tooltip: displays hostname and jobids for now
56                a:      jobmonarch logo image
57                        thank to: Robin Day
58                        for the design
59                a:      rrd graph of running/queued jobs to overview
60                a:      per-cluster settings for archive database
61                        thanks to: Alexis Michon - alexis(d.o.t)michon(a.t)ibcp(d.o.t)fr
62                        for the patch
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64                c:      host archive view is now more complete and detailed in the same manner as
65                        Ganglia's own host view
66                c:      host archive view available metric list is now compiled from disk,
67                        so that the detailed archive host view works even when the node is currently down.
68                c:      removed size restrictions from detailed host archive view
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70                f:      compatibility: removed php5 call
71                        thanks to: Alexis Michon - alexis(d.o.t)michon(a.t)ibcp(d.o.t)fr
72                        for the patch
73                f:      prevent negative cpu/node calculation
74                        thanks to: aloga(a.t)ifca(d.o.t)unican(d.o.t)es
75                        for the patch
76                f:      archive search not properly resetting nodes list
77                        thanks to: Alexis Michon - alexis(d.o.t)michon(a.t)ibcp(d.o.t)fr
78                        for the patch
79                f:      detailed host view from jobarchive was broken since hostbased support of 0.2
80                        now host view is properly set and parsed again
81                        thanks to: Alexis Michon - alexis(d.o.t)michon(a.t)ibcp(d.o.t)fr
82                        for reporting the bug and suggesting a patch
83                f:      bug where jobstart redline indicator in host detail graphs was set incorrectly
84                        or not at all due to a miscalculation in job times
85                f:      bug where hostimage headertext xoffset was miscalculated, causing the column names
86                        to overlap their position when the columnname was longer than the columnvalues
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88        jobmond)
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90                a:      syslog support
91                a:      report number of running/queued jobs as seperate metrics
92                a:      native gmetric support, much faster and cleaner!
93                        thanks to: Nick Galbreath - nickg(a.t)modp(d.o.t)com
94                        for writing it and allowing inclusion in jobmond
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96                f:      crashing jobmond when multiple nodes amounts are requested in
97                        a queued job: numeric_node variable not initialized properly
98                        thanks to: aloga(a.t)ifca(d.o.t)unican(d.o.t)es
99                        for supplying the patch
100                        and many others for reporting and helping debug this
101                f:      hanging/blocked, increased cpu usage and halted reporting
102                        thanks to: Bas van der Vlies - basv(a.t)sara(d.o.t)nl
103                        for discovering the origin of the bug
104                        thanks to: Mickael Gastineau - gastineau(a.t)imcce(d.o.t)fr
105                        for reporting it and testing the fix
106                        thanks to: Craig West - cwest(a.t)astro(d.o.t)umass(d.o.t)edu
107                        for reporting it and testing the fix
108                f:      uninitialized variable in checkGmetricVersion()
109                        thanks to: Peter Kruse - pk(a.t)q-leap(d.o.t)com
110                        for the patch
111                f:      undefined PBSError
112                        thanks to: Peter Kruse - pk(a.t)q-leap(d.o.t)com
113                        for reporting it
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115                r:      SGE support broken
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117        jobarchived)
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119                a:      can now use py-rrdtool api instead of pipes, much faster!
120                        install py-rrdtool to use this
121                        backwards compatible fails back to pipes if module not installed
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123                c:      all XML input was uniencoded, which could cause errors,
124                        now all properly converted to normal strings
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126                f:      when XML data source (gmetad) is unavailable parsethread didn't return correctly
127                        which caused a large number of threads to spawn while consuming large amounts of memory
128                f:      autocreate clusterdirs in archivedir
129                f:      unhandled gather exception
130                f:      incorrect stop_timestamping when jobs finished
131                        thanks to: Alexis Michon - alexis(d.o.t)michon(a.t)ibcp(d.o.t)fr
132                        for finding and debugging/testing it
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1340.2:
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136        web)
137                f:      misc. optimization and bugfixes
138                f:      now fully compatible with latest PHP5 and PHP4
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140                c:      cluster image now incorporates small text descr.
141                c:      monarch (cluster/host) images no longer displayed
142                        for clusters that are not jobmond enabled
143                c:      pie chart percentages are now cpu-based instead of node-based
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145                a:      host template for Ganglia
146                        adds a extra monarch host image to Ganglia's host overview
147                        which displays/links to the jobs on that host
148                        NOTE!: be sure to copy/install new template from addons/templates
149                a:      (optional) nodes hostnames column
150                        thanks to: Daniel Barthel - daniel(d.o.t)barthel(a.t)nottingham(d.o.t)ac(d.o.t)uk
151                        for the suggestion
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153        jobmond)
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155                f:      when a job metric is longer than maximum metric length,
156                        the info is split up amongst multiple metrics
157                f:      no longer exit when batch server is unavailable
158                        thanks to: Peter Kruse - pk(a.t)q-leap(d.o.t)com
159                        for the patch
160                f:      fd closure bug causing stderr/stdout to remain open after daemonizing
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162                c:      rearranged code to allow support for other batch systems
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164                a:      (experimental) SGE (Sun Grid Engine) support as batch server
165                        thanks to: Babu Sundaram - babu(a.t)cs(d.o.t)uh(d.o.t)edu
166                        who developed it for a OSCAR's Google-SoC project
167                a:      pidfile support
168                        thanks to: Michael Jeanson - michael(a.t)ccs(d.o.t)usherbrooke(d.o.t)ca
169                        for the patch
170                a:      usage display
171                        thanks to: Michael Jeanson - michael(a.t)ccs(d.o.t)usherbrooke(d.o.t)ca
172                        for the patch
173                a:      queue selection support: ability to specify which QUEUE's to get jobinfo from
174                        thanks to: Michael Jeanson - michael(a.t)ccs(d.o.t)usherbrooke(d.o.t)ca
175                        for the patch
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177        jobarchived)
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179                f:      XML retrieval for Ganglia version >= 3.0.3 working properly again
180                f:      database storing for Ganglia version >= 3.0.3 working properly again
181                f:      fd closure bug causing stderr/stdout to remain open after daemonizing
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183                c:      misc. bugfixes to optimize XML connections
184                c:      misc. bugfixes for misc. minor issues
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186                a:      cleaning of stale jobs in dbase: see JOB_TIMEOUT option
187
1880.1.1:
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190        web)
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192                f:      misc. layout bugs for overview & search
193                f:      bug that occured when calculating the number of nodes when there
194                        was more than one job running on a machine
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196                c:      column requested memory is now optional through conf.php
197                c:      search and overview tables are now full screen (100%)
198                c:      overview jobnames are now cutoff at max 9 characters
199                        to prevent (layout) scews in the tables
200                c:      overview graphs are no longer downsized
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202                a:      (optional) column 'queued' (since) in overview
203                a:      search results (can) now have a SEARCH_RESULT_LIMIT
204                        this increases performance of the query's significantly!
205                a:      date/time format as displayed is now configurable through conf.php
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207        jobmond)
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209                a:      now reports 'queued since' (or creation time) of jobs
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211        documentation)
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213                f:      wrong e-mail adress in INSTALL (doh!)
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2150.1:
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217        - First public release
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