[torqueusers] restored cluster to new name - can't kill old job

Paul Van Allsburg vanallsburg at hope.edu
Thu Jan 18 10:03:18 MST 2007

Paul Van Allsburg wrote:

> I have a production cluster and a small test cluster, we have just 
> made a copy of the production and restored it on the test system.  
> When I started pbs on the test system it thinks it has a active job on 
> a nonexistent node.  I cant qdel the job since the server name changed 
> in the test environment.  Where is the job information in the 
> directory structure and can I remove the job by removing files from 
> the correct directory(s)?
> Thanks!
I was able to stop pbs, remove a pair of files from 
/var/spool/PBS/server_priv/jobs and restart pbs.  The cluster now 
reports correctly, no jobs executing. 


Paul Van Allsburg       

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