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A common management task is to set an environment variable of some sort across a compute cluster.
To set an environment across the cluster, you can use cluscfg:
Note this will apply only to batch jobs started with the Microsoft HPC scheduler, not to normal programs running outside of batch.
If you need to set a variable across all nodes, and need it to be referenced outside of user batch jobs, then do the following:
Select the nodes into the node management view and run the following command
This command will add this environement variable in the system of all the selected nodes:
Tags: HPC Server 2008