[torquedev] [Bug 90] RFE: Add a "create" method to pbs_server init.d script

Joshua Bernstein jbernstein at penguincomputing.com
Wed Dec 1 17:57:25 MST 2010

bugzilla-daemon at supercluster.org wrote:
> http://www.clusterresources.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=90
> --- Comment #6 from Michael Jennings <mej at lbl.gov> 2010-12-01 13:39:08 MST ---
> (In reply to comment #5)
>> You might find the init script we use with Scyld to be a bit more complete. It
>> also includes things like (configure) and (reconfigure). Though the
>> config-nodes action used some Scyld Specific stuff and probably should be
>> stripped out.
> IMHO, this script would take a LOT of work to make usable.  It violates several
> principles of init scripts (such as not calling other init scripts and sourcing
> external configuration) and makes numerous assumptions about the cluster
> configuration.
> I saw a couple ideas in this script that might be good to add in to the
> existing init script, but starting with this one would take far more work.

I wasn't suggestioning that we use this exact script as because it does 
ship with Scyld ClusterWare it can safely make some solid suggestions. I 
was, as you say just using it for ideas sake.

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