AWS ParallelCluster
AWS ParallelCluster User Guide

Configuration

By default, AWS ParallelCluster uses the file ~/.parallelcluster/config for all configuration parameters.

An example configuration file is installed with AWS ParallelCluster in the Python directory at site-packages/aws-parallelcluster/examples/config. The example configuration file is also available on GitHub, at https://github.com/aws/aws-parallelcluster/blob/v2.5.0/cli/pcluster/examples/config.

Layout

An AWS ParallelCluster configuration is defined in multiple sections.

The following sections are required: [global] section and [aws] section.

You also must include at least one [cluster] section and one [vpc] section.

A section starts with the section name in brackets, followed by parameters and configuration.

[global] cluster_template = default update_check = true sanity_check = true

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