[torqueusers] Re: qsub -I : termcap or window sizes

David Corredor tecnico at nsstc.uah.edu
Mon Jul 23 13:46:23 MDT 2007

1. What would it take for qsub to handle window resizing ?

2. Everything does work OK before and after the resize, it's just those 
programs like VIM, less and others that don't get the new resized window 


 > Message: 6
 > Date: Fri, 20 Jul 2007 16:04:13 -0700
 > From: Garrick Staples <garrick at usc.edu>
 > Subject: Re: [torqueusers] qsub -I : termcap or window sizes
 > To: torqueusers at supercluster.org
 > Message-ID: <20070720230413.GF6871 at polop.usc.edu>
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 > On Fri, Jul 20, 2007 at 05:59:21PM -0500, David Corredor alleged:
 >> torque v.2.1.8
 >> CentOS5 32bit
 >>   I'm trying to use "VIM", "less" and other ncurses based tools under
 >> an interactive job shell but it seems that my local window's properties
 >> are not passed along to the remote node where I'm running 
 >> More in particular, if I resize the my window after launching my job,
 >> the window size (lines & columns) are not updated remotely.
 >>   This only happens when running through "qsub -I" and I've tried "qsub
 >> -V -I" too. And it happens whether I'm remotely connecting on Linux or
 >> Windows (xterm,konsole,gnome console,putty). My /etc/termcap files are
 >> all the same through all nodes. The remote TERM is xterm by default,
 >> I've tried vt100 and screen with no luck.
 > qsub doesn't handle resizes.
 > Your email isn't quite clear if everything is working correctly before
 > the resize.
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