Introduction to GNUbatch
This is a web page about GNUbatch, an advanced batch scheduling system for GNU.
GNUbatch be found on
[via http] and
It can also be found on one of our FTP mirrors;
please use a mirror if possible.
GNUbatch documentation is currently in ODF and PDF and located amid the
For a quick introduction, please read the User Guide
For installation information, please read the Administration Manual
For complete details, please read the Reference Manual
For information on the API, please read the API Manual
For information on the Web Browser Interface, please read the Web Browser Interface Manual
For information on the MS Windows Interface, please read the MS
Windows Interface Manual
GNUbatch has two mailing lists:
The main discussion list is
and is used to discuss all aspects of GNUBATCH, including development and porting.
There is a separate list used for reporting bugs,
For details on submitting a bug report, please see the section
Report a Bug below.
Announcements about GNUbatch and most other GNU software are made on
To subscribe to these or any GNU mailing lists, please send an empty mail with
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list. For example, to subscribe yourself to GNU announcement list, you
would send mail to <email@example.com>
with no body and a Subject: header line of just "subscribe". Or you can
use the mailing
list web interface.
Request an Enhancement
If you would like any new feature to be included in future versions
of GNUbatch, please send a request to
Work is already in hand on what will be GNUbatch2, which is a
"ground-up" rewrite including nested named conditions, heirarchical
job queues and numerous extra features. Please consider assisting in
the completion of this.
Please remember that development of GNUbatch is a volunteer effort, and you
can also contribute to its development. For information about contributing
to the GNU Project, please read How to help GNU.
Report a Bug
If you think you have found a bug in GNUbatch, then please send
as complete a report as possible to
GNUbatch is currently being maintained by
John Collins <firstname.lastname@example.org>
John Pinner <email@example.com>