[torqueusers] downing a node via qmgr

Ronny T. Lampert telecaadmin at uni.de
Thu Sep 22 01:25:03 MDT 2005

> I would strongly suggest that you do not start the pbs_mom automatically on a 
> reboot via init scripts.
> If you've rebooted the node yourself then you should restart it by hand 
> whereas if the node dies and reboots you're probably going to want to 
> investigate.  We do this, and only restart the mom when we've got a better 
> handle on things and think it safe to do so.

... so if I want to disable a node, I simply delete it in qmgr.
That way the mom can come up again, but jobs won't be scheduled.

However, you will lose your settings (of course), so be careful with deletion.
As I have none, I am the lucky guy :)


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