Selecting Sites

In order to run jobs on specific CMS Sites, you need to provide a list of resources separated by a comma using the HTCondor DESIRED_Sites ClassAd.

For example, to run a job on T2_US_Purdue and T2_US_UCSD only, you would use the following line in your submit file:


Setting Sites on your shell session

If you don't set +DESIRED_Sites in your submission file, all US Tier-2 and Tier-3 Sites will be used by default. You can change the default behavior on your shell session with by sourcing /etc/ciconnect/set_condor_sites.sh

Site Lists:

A list of all CMS Sites can be obtained via get_condor_sites.


Here is a list of the current Sites available, followed by some code block examples for DESIRED_Sites that you can use in your job submission files:

US Sites:

Tier-2 Resources:

Tier-3 Resources:

DESIRED_Sites List for all US T2 and T3 Sites:


Non-US Sites:

Tier-2 Resources:

Tier-3 Resources:

DESIRED_Sites List for all Non-US T2 and T3 Sites:


DESIRED_Sites List for all T2 and T3 Sites: