[torquedev] Patch suggestion regarding "job started" mail

Garrick Staples garrick at clusterresources.com
Wed Nov 1 13:47:54 MST 2006


On Wed, Nov 01, 2006 at 11:19:49AM +0100, ?ke Sandgren alleged:
> Hi!
> 
> We've been running with the attached patch for a while.
> What it does is moving the sending of "Job started" mail until the job
> is actually started according to the mom instead of sending the mail as
> soon as the server has handed it off to the mom.
> 
> The reason for the patch is that if the prolog refuses to start a job
> for whatever reasons (like a full filsystem or something like that)
> the job gets deferred but the job-started mail has already gone out.
> And gets resent when the server tries to start the job again and
> again ...
> 
> We have so far not seen any problems with this.

Seems reasonable to me, I'll commit it.



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