[torqueusers] qsub environment variable limits

Josh Lauricha laurichj at bioinfo.ucr.edu
Mon Jul 11 12:48:31 MDT 2005

Specifically, what are they? I have a user doing something along the
lines of:

 $ find -type f -maxdepth 1 | xargs -n 250 echo | while read INPUT; do
        export INPUT; qsub foo.sh; done

with foo.sh something like:

for file in $INPUT; do
    something_to $file

after around 2-4k of data, the buffer used to send the data overflows.
It might be helpful for an error message to be printed when they are
going to be truncated.


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