bugGNU Parallel - build and execute command lines from standard input in parallel - Bugs: bug #37945, Feature request: change --joblog...


bug #37945: Feature request: change --joblog behavior when combined with --results

Submitted by:  Drew Frank <drewfrank>
Submitted on:  Mon 17 Dec 2012 11:29:33 PM UTC  
Category: NoneSeverity: 1 - Wish
Item Group: NoneStatus: Need Info
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Fri 28 Dec 2012 08:41:36 PM UTC, comment #1:

Discuss on parallel@gnu.org.

Re-open bug after discussion.

Ole Tange <tange>
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Mon 17 Dec 2012 11:29:33 PM UTC, original submission:

The --joblog option saves a bunch of useful data that I would like to be able to access along with the saved results files. A natural way to do that would be to add a special value for --joblog (probably ":") that changes its behavior to create a separate log file for each result file. Then when running parallel with --results, you end up with files like:


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