Crab Server Integration with Glidein WMS



  1. = submitter with CRABSERVER
  2. = gfactory
  3. = collector
  4. = frontend, also runs a gcb under gcbuser account
  5. = runs gcb under gcbuser account

The Crab Server is deployed at the machine ( with glideinWMS frontend's Schedd.

Relatively old but useful, details on glideinWMS at UCSD can be find here.

Crab Server Configuration


GUMS is used for mapping the user DN to local user at for remote crab client send data to and run jobs via crab server. Specifically

  1. GUMS+PRIMA is integrated for the gridFTP that handles input of crab client's configuration data.
  2. GUMS+glexec is integrated for the condor submission and glideinWMS.

The user proxy renewal and delegation are based on standard Crab Server deployment.

The condor jobs sent by the crab server go to the default schedd at

Crab Client for Users

source /afs/


source /afs/

In your crab.cfg use:

 scheduler       = glidein
  server_name      = ucsd   

Job Monitoring @ UCSD


-- HaifengPi - 2008/11/10

-- SanjayPadhi - 2009/03/04

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Topic revision: r10 - 2009/08/11 - 14:22:46 - SanjayPadhi
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