[torqueusers] Bad UID...

Garrick Staples garrick at clusterresources.com
Wed Sep 27 11:40:08 MDT 2006

On Tue, Sep 26, 2006 at 01:07:12PM -0400, Nate Coraor alleged:
> I just spent a day trying to figure out why my job wouldn't submit  
> from only 1 host out of all the submit hosts I tried.  Turns out that  
> the host's name was in non-fqdn form on the entry in /etc/ 
> hosts.
> Would it be possible for torque to respond with an error message  
> that's not misleading (i.e. host claims it's X but resolves to Y) as  
> the reason the job's being rejected?  The Bad UID had me setting up  
> all of acl_hosts, submit_hosts, SUBMITHOSTS, .rhosts, hosts.equiv,  
> all to no avail, assuming there was an rusersok() failure or username  
> mismatch...

If it fails inside of ruserok(), TORQUE doesn't know why.  All it knows
is that the requesting user wasn't allowed.

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