[global] Section - AWS ParallelCluster

[global] Section

Specifies global configuration options related to pcluster.



Defines the name of the cluster section that is used by default for the cluster.

See Cluster Definition.

For example, the following setting specifies that the section that starts [cluster default] is used by default.

cluster_template = default


Checks for updates to pcluster.

update_check = true


Attempts to validate the existence of the resources that are defined in the cluster parameters.

The default value is true.

sanity_check = true

Prior to AWS ParallelCluster 2.5.0, sanity_check defaulted to false.