[torqueusers] How to get the status of the job

Chris Samuel csamuel at vpac.org
Tue Feb 7 16:11:29 MST 2006

On Wednesday 08 February 2006 10:06, Guillaume Alleon wrote:

> Is there a way through torque or its API to get the exit status
> of the job. I mean the $? of the job not just the status of the
> qstat command.

It is recorded in the logs, so if you have access to them you can use the 
Torque "tracejob" command to find out.  We NFS mount 
the /usr/spool/PBS/server_logs onto our head nodes so that our users can get 
to these.

 Christopher Samuel - (03)9925 4751 - VPAC Deputy Systems Manager
 Victorian Partnership for Advanced Computing http://www.vpac.org/
 Bldg 91, 110 Victoria Street, Carlton South, VIC 3053, Australia

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