[torquedev] Fwd: [torqueusers] pbs_mom request, was Re: PBS_MOM kills running jobs when restarted

Glen Beane glen.beane at gmail.com
Thu Dec 10 18:17:17 MST 2009

On Thu, Dec 10, 2009 at 8:00 PM, Garrick Staples <garrick at usc.edu> wrote:
> On Thu, Dec 10, 2009 at 07:42:11PM -0500, Glen Beane alleged:
>> forwarded from the torqueuser list.  Does anyone know why the default
>> behavior for pbs_mom now seems to be "pbs_mom -p".  This is not
>> desirable, but I think CRI made this change quite a while ago.
> September 2008.
> $ svn log -r2443
> ------------------------------------------------------------------------
> r2443 | josh | 2008-09-15 08:58:54 -0700 (Mon, 15 Sep 2008) | 3 lines
> FEATURE:        made the behavior of pbs_mom -p now the default when starting pbs_mom--also added a new "-q" option to pbs_mom which will override the new default behavior
> I seem to recall arguing against this change, but I don't see anything in the
> torqueusers or torquedev archives around that time.
> IIRC, the purpose was to allow people to 'restart' pbs_mom without remembering
> to use -p.

According to this user there is a bug in the -q option

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