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From Thodoris Zois <>
Subject Re: Resource offers - DRF - Mesos
Date Tue, 22 May 2018 20:39:13 GMT
Thank you very much,

This is exactly the answer I was searching for!

- Thodoris

> On 22 May 2018, at 21:10, Joseph Wu <> wrote:
> 1) DRF is based on the _current_ allocation of resources (from the master's perspective)
rather than a historical allocation of resources.
> 2) So when a new cluster is started, all frameworks will have a current allocation of
0.  And assuming all else (like quotas, roles, and weights) are equivalent (or not set to
anything), then your 2 frameworks would receive roughly equal shares of offers.
> 3) As of right now, there is no way for the framework to directly influence the number
of offers received in a single call.  The best approach to getting offers on multiple machines
is to hold onto the offers (i.e. not accepting nor declining them) until your necessary conditions
have been met.
>> On Tue, May 22, 2018 at 2:56 AM, Thodoris Zois <> wrote:
>> Hello list,
>> I have some questions about resource offers for Mesos and I am
>> experiencing some problems that I hope somebody will be able to help.
>> 1) The allocation module of Mesos master uses DRF (according to
>> previous allocation history) and decides which framework will get an
>> offer, and how many resources will be offered. Is this right?
>> 2) Assume that a Mesos cluster starts for the very first time and 2
>> frameworks join. None of the frameworks has a job to submit, they just
>> wait and get offers. What is the policy to send resource offers since
>> master does not know anything about previous allocations?
>> 3) I got a Mesos cluster with 5 machines and 1 framework only. Is there
>> any way to force Mesos send everytime all the five resource offers to
>> my framework? I have seen that when the framework registers for the
>> first time, it gets a list of offers that include all 5 machines.
>> However, if it does not accept them the next round of offers contains
>> only 2 or even 1 machine, depending on the time that framework has
>> declined.
>> Thank you very much for your response,
>> Any help is appreciated!
>> - Thodoris

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