[torqueusers] torque daemons can not be stopeed during uninstall

Chris Samuel csamuel at vpac.org
Tue Dec 2 19:20:58 MST 2008


----- "onceihave" <onceihave at 163.com> wrote:

> Garrick:
> 
> Well. Will the Torque user still want the daemon running, when he
> removes Torque packages? I can see few possibility here. Usually
> uninstall means the admin do not want one software any more.

Can RPM tell a install/uninstall from an upgrade ?

If it can't then you probably don't want to kill everything
if you're just upgrading pbs_mom.

We don't use RPM's for our Torque, it's all served
from /usr/local/ from the cluster management node,
makes life a lot easier!

cheers,
Chris
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