I have a number of tasks in my launchpad that will take some time to run. I have since added a single task that is of high priority to me and I would like to run that single job before the rest run. Is it possible to launch a single job with “qlaunch singleshot” on a specific job? If so, I cannot find the instructions for doing this. If not, this would be a convenient feature.
This can be done by specifying
rlaunch singleshot -f my_fw_id inside of your qadapter yaml file. When you run qlaunch, it will call this rlaunch command when SLURM allows it through the queue, and it will pull a specific FW in reservation mode.
Note that you can also explicitly set the priority for jobs:
This is the best way in my opinion - i.e., just set the priority of your job really high.