Running a tool on a CLC Server

When you launch an analysis from a Workbench that is logged into a CLC Server, you are offered the choice of where the analysis should be run, as shown in figure 9.5.

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Figure 9.5: When logged into the CLC Server, you can select where a job should be run.

You can check the Remember setting and skip this step option if you wish to always use the selected option when submitting analyses that can be run on a CLC Server. If you select this option but later change your mind, just start up an analysis and click on the Previous button. The step with the options for where to run analyses will then be shown.

The remaining wizard steps are the same whether you are launching a job on a CLC Workbench or a CLC Server, with two minor differences: when running on CLC Server, results are always saved, and a log of the job is always created and saved alongside the results.

When launching a task to run on a CLC Server or on grid nodes, there are a few things to be aware of: