[torqueusers] Strange problem in Torque

Peter Wyckoff wyckoff at yahoo-inc.com
Fri Aug 3 19:24:53 MDT 2007

Last week we were seeing about a third of our cluster's pbs_moms not
trusting the rest of the cluster - i.e., always saying unauthorized request
when a sister mom tried to involve them in a job. See included snippet from
the logs.

We restarted the pbs_server and all the pbs_moms and the problem was

The only thing I can think of is that earlier in the day, we had too many
queues for the default maui (had 18 and the #define says the max is 12) and
maui was having problems. We deleted the queues and restarted maui which
fixed the maui problem. But, could maui have caused torque to get in a bad

Any help would be appreciated.

Thanks, pete

Jul 24 20:12:17 kry1776 pbs_mom: im_request, bad connect from - unauthorized (okclients:,,,,,,72.3

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