[torquedev] pbs_server segfault in req_delete.c
garrick at usc.edu
Wed Dec 24 00:20:23 MST 2008
On Wed, Dec 24, 2008 at 12:23:33AM -0500, Michel Béland alleged:
> Garrick Staples wrote:
> >While segfaults need to always be fixed, you are using qdel -p
> >incorrectly. It
> >should only be used if a running job will not exit because its allocated
> >are unreachable.
> >qdel -p is a very bad thing to do. It is intentionally breaking
> >idea of what is going on.
> >Since you are using qdel -p when you have a running pbs_mom that has the
> >you are bound to have bad things happen.
> That is probably true, I will trust you on that, but how to get rid of a
> job that is stuck in the E state for days?
The solution to that will be on the node. Do you know why it is stuck? What
is it waiting for?
> Maybe we need to allow neatly deleting the job with a simple qdel when a
> job is in this state.
If a simple qdel worked, you wouldn't need a qdel :)
Garrick Staples, GNU/Linux HPCC SysAdmin
University of Southern California
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