XML-RPC method killJob of Neos

Description

This method is used to cancel a job submission running on NEOS (or waiting to run on NEOS). The job password is required to prevent abuse of this function (extracted from relevant slot of obj). This functions calls the XML-RPC method “killJob()” of NEOS and returns an object of class NeosAns.

Usage

1
NkillJob(obj, killmsg = NULL, convert = TRUE)

Arguments

obj

Object of class NeosJob, as returned by the function NsubmitJob.

killmsg

Character, optional description.

convert

Logical, if convert = TRUE (the default) the value of the returned XML-RPC result is extracted and returned as character, otherwise the XML-RPC string is returned.

Value

An object of class NeosAns containing the returned message from NEOS.

Author(s)

Bernhard Pfaff

References

NEOS API: http://neos-guide.org/content/NEOS-API,
Omegahat web site for RCurl: http://www.omegahat.net/RCurl,
Omegahat web site for XMLRPC: http://www.omegahat.net/XMLRPC

See Also

NeosAns and NeosJob