[torqueusers] torque-1.2.0p1-snap.1107893767 will not compile on AIX 5.2 with XLC (and how I worked around it)

Bas van der Vlies basv at sara.nl
Thu Feb 17 01:11:24 MST 2005


Garrick Staples wrote:
> On Wed, Feb 16, 2005 at 12:26:23PM +0100, Bas van der Vlies alleged:
releases.  Please test!
>>
>>I have set various values for $jobstartblocktime, (0 --> 20), but i did 
>>not see any slow down in qstat. The load on this test system is not huge.
> 
> 
> If your pro/epilogues aren't more than 3 or 4 seconds, you'll never notice a
> difference. 
> 
Thanks for the explanation.


>  
> 
>>>Another shaky area is with restarting pbs_mom daemons.  It should now
>>>be possible to restart any daemon at any time without breaking jobs.
>>>pbsdsh has been enhanced to live in this world of restarting moms.  I 
>>>can already tell you that mpiexec won't deal with it properly.  I'm
>>>worried about these changes effecting the recoverability of failing
>>>jobs.  Please test!
>>
>>Must i specify an option to pbs_mom to enable restart the jobs. like 
>>'-p' or must it work out of the box. I have tried it without options and
>>the jobs get restarted and an interactive job is killed.
>>
>>With the '-p' option:
>> - Interactive job will be killed
>> - an job is not restarted
> 
> 
> It should now work as advertised in the pbs_mom manpage. -p would be used to
> recover jobs after restarting mom.
> 
> If you run 'pbs_mom -p' under PBSDEBUG you'll see messages about recovering and
> saving stderr, stdout, nodeid, and taskid numbers.
> 

Ok i have to use the '-p' option for pbs_mom. Just an quick question 
does it also works for multi node jobs

	Regards

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