[torqueusers] torque 2.3.5 installation -bugs/fixes

Joshua Bernstein jbernstein at penguincomputing.com
Mon Dec 29 13:56:07 MST 2008



John Kitchin wrote:
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>     Date: Thu, 25 Dec 2008 10:43:08 +1100 (EST)
>     From: Chris Samuel <csamuel at vpac.org <mailto:csamuel at vpac.org>>
>     Subject: Re: [torqueusers] torque 2.3.5 installation -bugs/fixes
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>     ----- "John Kitchin" <jkitchin at andrew.cmu.edu
>     <mailto:jkitchin at andrew.cmu.edu>> wrote:
> 
>      > Hi everyone,
> 
>     Hi John,
> 
>      > 1. chmod 644 tclIndex - operation not allowed
>      > I had to comment out this line in src/tools/xpbsmon/Makefile: #chmod
>      > 644 tclIndex
>      > for some reason make install even as root did not work otherwise.
>     this
>      > may have been due to strange permissions in the folder i
>     installed it.
> 
>     Very odd, I concur with your idea.. what are the permissions ?
> 
>  
> In the source directory the permissions are:
> drwxr-xr-x   7 jtest matsim    4096 Dec 22 10:01 .
>  
> in the directory wehre tclIndex is the permissions are:
> drwxr-xr-x  4 jtest matsim  4096 Dec 22 09:57 ./
> but as root I cannot change permissions.
>  
> [root at beowulf xpbsmon]# pwd
> /home/jtest/src/torque-2.3.5/src/tools/xpbsmon
> [root at beowulf xpbsmon]# chmod 644 tclIndex
> chmod: changing permissions of `tclIndex': Operation not permitted
> [root at beowulf xpbsmon]#
>  
> Is that because root is not a member of the group matsim?

Nope. What are the permission on tclIndex? They may be preventing you 
from changing the file.

-Josh


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