[torquedev] Bug: Torque can't handle email addresses with apostrophes in

Chris Samuel csamuel at vpac.org
Thu Dec 11 22:39:03 MST 2008


----- "Garrick Staples" <garrick at usc.edu> wrote:

> On Thu, Dec 11, 2008 at 05:24:23PM +1100, Chris Samuel alleged:
>
> > A user who has an email address with an apostrophe (')
> > in it was trying to submit jobs and getting the following
> > rather cryptic error:
> > 
> > $ qsub test.sh
> > qsub: unmatched
[...]
> > I've tried escaping the ' as \' and jobs get submitted,
> > but then the emails to the user that they've requested
> > never get sent or received.
> 
> How about using double quotes around the email address?

Same as escaping it, there is no email sent to that address. :-(

Nothing in the pbs_server logs, system or mail logs.

cheers,
Chris
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