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Web Batch Runner

The Web Batch Runner schedules projects to be run on the parallel network. The Web Batch Run Control Panel page, shown below, is the user interface to the Web Batch Runner.

Web Batch Run Control Panel



The Web Batch Run Console allows the user to construct and run batch runs of projects. Projects from the bottom list of available projects can added to the top list by selecting the desired projects and clicking the 'Add' button. Projects in the top list can be added to the batch run queue by clicking the 'Run' button. After clicking the 'Run' button the projects in the batch run queue are sent to the server to be executed. Control is then passed to the web projects view so the user can watch the progress of the projects as they are running. If projects are selected in the top list and the 'Delete' button is clicked, the projects are deleted from the batch run queue. If the 'Delete All' button is clicked, all of the projects are deleted from the batch run queue. If a project in the batch run queue is selected and the 'Move Up' button is clicked, the project is moved up in the queue. If a project in the batch run queue is selected and the 'Move Down' button is clicked, the project is moved down in the queue. If the user clicks the 'Save Queue' button, The projects in the batch run queue are saved to the data base. The new batch run is given the temporary name '-Undefined-'. .If the user clicks the 'Batch Runs' button a page showing the saved batch runs, shown below, appears.

Web Batch Runs



The Web Batch Runs view shows the user the batch runs that are stored in the database. The user can edit the name or description of a batch run by clicking 'Edit' on the batch run shown in the table. Clicking 'Delete' deletes the batch run. Clicking 'Select' causes the projects in the batch run to be displayed in the list below. Clicking the 'Add To Batch Queue' button causes the projects in the list above to be copied to the Batch Run Queue in the Web Batch Run Control Panel.