Frequently Asked Questions

How can I apply for a Project to get Access to HPC Resources?

In case you are a principle investigator or Post-Doc you can use the state-wide online form (English) or online form (German) to apply. Please, to not hesitate to get in touch with us in advance - we can discuss any pending question in person or in a phone call.

How can I unsubscribe from the MOGON mailing list?


from the mailing list is not possible.

The recipient list is automatically created from the group membership in the corresponding MOGON projects. I.e. as long as your user account is still member of a MOGON project group (authorized users at or a MOGON manager group (administrator of authorized users). You have to remove your user account at from the MOGON Project-/Manager Groups.

How do I get an account?

This question is answered in a separate article.

Why do my jobs not start?

First of all a job might be pending for a number of reasons. Then, the priority might be low and you just have to wait.

Ideas for FAQs to be included, here? Drop us a note. Thank you.

Is it possible to extend the walltime limit of 5 days?

Unfortunately, it is not possible to extend the walltime limit, not even temorarily.

How much may I work on login nodes?

This is explained in detail, elsewhere.

May I contribute to this wiki?

Yes, please! We welcome any contribution, but rather like to curate the content. Therefore, we would appreciate if you send your contribution with a detailed explanation as a .txt file to However, you also have the option of creating a page yourself by following the procedure below:

  1. If the content is new, please create a new page and tell us about the URL, such that we are able to implement the new content into the existing layout.
  2. If you correct existing content, please edit the page and let us know (if the change is substantial).

More detailed instructions including a screencast can be found on the DokuWiki Wiki.

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  • Last modified: 2021/06/29 17:18
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