[torqueusers] MOM remote reconfig default

Garrick Staples garrick at usc.edu
Fri Oct 26 17:04:28 MDT 2007


On Thu, Oct 25, 2007 at 04:08:08PM -0700, Garrick Staples alleged:
> I just want to poll the userbase a bit about using pbs_mom's remote
> reconfiguration (momctl -r).  Do you use this feature a lot?  
> 
> Some consider this to be a security risk and would like the ability to disable
> it.  Would people yell at me if it was disabled by default?

By popular demand (the 1 person that actually replied with an opinion), patches
have been applied to 2.1-fixes and trunk to disable remote reconfiguration by
default.  Use $remote_reconfig in pbs_mom's config to reenable.

-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: not available
Type: application/pgp-signature
Size: 189 bytes
Desc: not available
Url : http://www.supercluster.org/pipermail/torqueusers/attachments/20071026/983173ef/attachment.bin


More information about the torqueusers mailing list