Start job manager process
startjobmanager starts a job manager process and the associated job
manager lookup process under the mjs service, which maintains them after that. The job
manager handles the storage of jobs and the distribution of tasks contained in jobs to
MATLAB® workers that are registered with it. The mjs service must already be running
on the specified computer.
startjobmanager executable resides in the folder
(Windows® operating system) or
(UNIX® operating system). Enter the following command syntax at a Windows or UNIX command-line prompt, respectively.
startjobmanager accepts the
following input flags. Multiple flags can be used together on the same
|Specifies the name of the job manager. This identifies the job manager to
MATLAB worker sessions and MATLAB clients. The default is the value of the
DEFAULT_JOB_MANAGER_NAME parameter in the
|Specifies the name of the host where you want to start the job manager and the job manager lookup process. If omitted, they start on the local host.
|Deletes all checkpoint information stored on disk from previous instances of this job manager before starting. This cleans the job manager so that it initializes with no existing jobs or tasks.
|Specifies the base port that the mjs service on the remote host is using. You
need to specify this only if the value of
BASE_PORT in the
mjs_def file does not match the base port being used by
the mjs service on the remote host.
|Specifies the path to the certificate file to use to connect to the job
manager. You must use this flag when the
mjs_def file of the
job manager sets
|Use Microsoft® MPI (MS-MPI) for clusters on Windows platforms.
|Specifies the path to the shared secret file to use to authenticate the
command. Use this flag to override the value of
SHARED_SECRET_FILE in the local
file. If not specified, the command will attempt to use the path in the local
mjs_def file or the default
|Verbose mode displays the progress of the command execution.
Start the job manager
MyJobManager on the local
startjobmanager -name MyJobManager
Start the job manager
MyJobManager on the host
startjobmanager -name MyJobManager -remotehost JMHost