[torqueusers] tmpdir vs workdir

Chris Samuel csamuel at vpac.org
Fri Apr 25 03:26:03 MDT 2008

----- "Arnau Bria" <arnaubria at pic.es> wrote:

> I've been reading doc and I can't understand the difference between
> both vars...
> could someone be more specific than manual? Maybe a  explanation for
> a dummy?

PBS_O_WORKDIR contains the full path to whatever was
your current directory when you submitted the job.

tmpdir (if enabled in the mom config) is a per-job
temporary directory created on the node your job
runs on and is cleaned up again when it exits.

How is that ?

Christopher Samuel - (03) 9925 4751 - Systems Manager
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