[torqueusers] Unexpected qsub error

Garrick Staples garrick at clusterresources.com
Mon Nov 20 13:57:26 MST 2006

On Mon, Nov 20, 2006 at 10:43:48AM +0100, David McGiven alleged:
> Dear Garrick,
> Unfortunately, things haven't cleared themselves. I deleted the whole
> /var/spool/PBS (with rm -rf) on the server and reinstalled
> torque2.0.0.p11
> Then in one of the nodes (with 10 cpu's) I deleted all the temp files
> under /var/spool/PBS/mom_priv/jobs and basically anyother thing that
> might cause problems, like aux, spool, and undelivered directories.

That was probably a bit too drastic :)

> Still, the same problem.
> "qsub: Job exceeds queue resource limits"
> Now it allows me to send with 2 processors but not with 4. But this
> behavious changes, so there's times in which I can only send with 1
> processor.
> I've tried everything, but nothing seems to work, and I don't know if
> this problem is still related with the qdel -p.
> Could you please give me some more advice ?

As long as you are basicly starting from scratch at this point, move to
2.1.6.  2.0 has subnode counting bugs that could be causing your

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