[molpro-user] directory for shared files

Tanja van Mourik tanja.vanmourik at st-andrews.ac.uk
Thu Jun 12 14:43:26 BST 2008

Dear Benj,

Thank you for the suggestion.

I have tried that now (I set all TMPDIRs up to 4 to the RAID directory), 
but I don't see a change. The shared files are still created on the 
local scratch directory.

Does anyone have any additional ideas?

Best wishes,


> Have you tried setting both $TMPDIR and $TMPDIR4 to the RAID directory?
> Cheers,
> Benj
> ---- Original message ----
>> Date: Wed, 11 Jun 2008 15:00:09 +0100
>> From: Tanja van Mourik <tanja.vanmourik at st-andrews.ac.uk>  
>> Subject: [molpro-user] directory for shared files  
>> To: molpro-user at molpro.net
>> Hi all,
>> I run Molpro on our cluster and normally use the local scratch directory for
>> scratch files. However, I need to run a calculation that needs more disk than
>> is available locally, and would like to use a large RAID that is available on
>> the master node instead. I have changed the -d and -I settings in molpro.rc,
>> and I am setting $TMPDIR to a directory on the RAID. Some of the files now end
>> up on the RAID, but some files (I assume these are GA shared files; their names
>> start with sf_T) are still created on the local disk. How do I change this?
>> Thanks in advance,
>> Tanja
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