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The new site for gLite is available under http://glite.cern.ch/.
This web pages are not longer going to be updated and are kept only as an archive of all the previously released versions.
Logging and Bookkeeping Service (LB)
The Logging and Bookkeeping service (LB) tracks jobs in terms of events (important points of job life, e.g. submission, finding a matching CE, starting execution etc.) gathered from various WMS components as well as CEs (all those have to be instrumented with LB calls).
The events are passed to a physically close component of the LB infrastructure (locallogger) in order to avoid network problems. This component stores them in a local disk file and takes over the responsibility to deliver them further.
For further details on the LB, please check the LB project page.
For a list of links with LB related documentation, please check the LB documentation page.
For a technical summary of the LB service, please check the LB service reference card.
Please pay attention to the
The gLite 3.1 software stack is supported on
Linux 4 (SL4).
The service is available in RPM and in
The recommended installation is via the gLite YUM repository.
You can find the installation instructions
The yum-module name is glite-LB.
More information about the YUM installation can be
For the list of RPMs needed to install the service,
please see the individual versions below.
Installation via individual RPMs