[torqueusers] RFC: job-state diagram
Caird, Andrew J
acaird at umich.edu
Tue Jun 19 09:28:41 MDT 2007
> -----Original Message-----
> From: torqueusers-bounces at supercluster.org
> [mailto:torqueusers-bounces at supercluster.org] On Behalf Of Paul Millar
> Sent: Tuesday, June 19, 2007 11:25 AM
> To: torqueusers at supercluster.org
> Subject: Re: [torqueusers] RFC: job-state diagram
> On Monday 18 June 2007 21:35, Garrick Staples wrote:
> > On Mon, Jun 18, 2007 at 05:57:56PM +0100, Paul Millar alleged:
> > > I've been trying to understand Torque and, in particular, both the
> > > semantics of the different job states and under what
> conditions a job
> > > will change state.
> > Note that job states are defined in IEEE 1003.1,
> > http://www.unix.org/single_unix_specification/
> > Shell & Interfaces -> Batch Environment Services
> Thanks for the information, it was very useful.
> There are some details that 1003.1 leaves as
> implementation-specific; for
> example, job states when in routing queue. Also, Torque
> deviates from IEEE
> 1003.1 by including an extra state "suspended".
I believe Torque also has a "C" state for "completed" - I didn't notice
that in the spec.
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