[torqueusers] How do I force torque to run jobs?

Tim Miller btmiller at helix.nih.gov
Mon Feb 26 10:07:16 MST 2007

Motin wrote:
> Sometimes the queue just sits there, without running any jobs. The
> machine is by no mean overloaded, only sparsely used. How can one force
> the machine to run the available jobs in the queue?

One can always do qrun <jobid> (at least with pbs_sched -- I've never 
used Maui). Have you looked at the full job listing and scheduler logs 
to determine why the jobs aren't running?


Tim Miller
Contractor / System Administrator -- Laboratory of Computational Biology
National Institutes of Health   --   Bldg. 50 Rm. 3310  --  301-402-0618

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