Thank you for your interest in Alces Flight. The version of Alces Flight Compute you are using is not intended to be used by multiple users, however there are utilities available to help you overcome the issue you are seeing.
The best option sounds like it may be to use the Alces Customiser utility, which allows you to run customisation scripts at various stages of an instances lifecycle. Following the example in the Alces Customiser documentation and placing your user add script(s) in the
configure.d directory will ensure that any required users are added prior to cluster scheduler initialisation and configuration.
The Alces Customiser documentation is available at the following URL:
If you'd like to learn more about additional products that support multiple users in a shared environment, please contact our sales team at: firstname.lastname@example.org
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