The Blue Gene/Q distributed process manager, known as BGmaster, consists of multiple components: bgmaster_server, bgagentd, and several client commands for interacting with bgmaster_server. BGmaster is responsible for managing the distributed mc_server components and all Control System components.
BGmaster is the process manager on Blue Gene/Q for the Control System servers. It acts as a centralized failure and recovery process. It can control the starting and stopping of various components including:
•Machine controller ...