[torqueusers] Compiling Torque with non-default ports

Prakash Velayutham prakash.velayutham at cchmc.org
Thu Aug 23 19:18:24 MDT 2007

Hi Gareth,

Thanks for the response. But I found out that it was as simple as my  
LD_LIBRARY_PATH having the original Torque library ahead of the new one.

Once I changed that, I could see the different Torque installations  
just fine.

Thanks again,

On Aug 23, 2007, at 8:39 PM, <Gareth.Williams at csiro.au> wrote:

> Hi Prakash,
> Torque looks through /etc/services to lookup ports for services by  
> name.
> I have in the past patched pbs_ifl.h to change the service names as  
> well
> as the port numbers, and added the new names/numbers to /etc/ 
> services to
> get two complete torque installations that do not interfere.
> Also, I renamed the binaries so I could setup distinct /etc/init.d
> scripts and not get confused about which daemon was which.
> Gareth Williams
> Outreach Manager
> CSIRO IM&T - eScience (HPSC)
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: "Prakash Velayutham" <prakash.velayutham at cchmc.org>
>> To: torqueusers at supercluster.org
>> Sent: 8/10/07 1:56 PM
>> Subject: [torqueusers] Compiling Torque with non-default ports
>> Hello,
>> I recently compiled Torque (for testing) with the port numbers and
>> names changed from 15001, 15002, 15003 and 1504 in the file
>> pbs_ifl.h. After installation, if I start up the server, scheduler
>> and mom, everything is running well and listening on the
>> non-standard
>> ports that I asked.
>> I also have the production Torque running in the same server at the
>> standard ports. Now, if I run the non-standard binary pbsnodes or
>> qstat, strangely it is pulling information off the production server
>> instance. Anyone knows why this is the case? I thought when I modify
>> the port names and numbers in the pbs_ifl.h file, automatically the
>> default port to listen on and connect to for server, scheduler, mom
>> and clients are changed.
>> Thanks and have a great day tomorrow,
>> Prakash

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