configure defaults are changed in CVS Was: Re: [torquedev]
Re:[torqueusers] Canonical list of best practice build flags ?
garrick at usc.edu
Thu Jan 12 09:44:36 MST 2006
On Thu, Jan 12, 2006 at 10:13:49AM -0500, Bisbal, Prentice alleged:
> While we're on the topic of configuration options and
> builing/installing, may I ask a few questions or offer suggestions?
> Why is it that the config files go in the spool directory, instead of
> $prefix/etc or /etc/torque?
Because OpenPBS was written by computer scientists and grad students :)
> Spool directories are meant for temporary files that are waiting to be
> processed, such as mail messages waiting to be delivered, or files
> waiting to be printed.
> I tried specifying the confdir as /etc/local/torque in the config dir,
> but it was ignored.
> This would be consistent with the Filesystem Hierarchy Standard (FHS),
> which most Linux distributions have been making some effort to comply
With the next branch, I plan to re-write the autotools stuff. Then we
can get a confdir.
Garrick Staples, Linux/HPCC Administrator
University of Southern California
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: not available
Size: 189 bytes
Desc: not available
Url : http://www.supercluster.org/pipermail/torqueusers/attachments/20060112/e34e921b/attachment.bin
More information about the torqueusers