[torqueusers] BUG_REPORT: User job causes pbs_sched to abort when -W group_list= used and user not a member of the group

Garrick Staples garrick at usc.edu
Thu Jan 3 21:23:20 MST 2008


On Fri, Dec 21, 2007 at 09:49:12AM -0600, James J Coyle alleged:
> Torque design team,
> 
>   Just reporting a bug which I found when accommodating an accounting request.
> 
>   If 
> 
> -W group_list=fakegroup
> 
> is used in a job script or on the qsub command, pbs_sched aborts.
> This is true whether the group does not exist or if fakegoup exists
> and the user is not a member of that group.
> 
>   Here fakegroup is on the local machine so there is no @ in it.
> 
>   All works OK if the user is a member of the group on the local
> machine.
> 
>   This is on an Opteron Cluster running
> pbs_version = 2.1.2
> 
>   I am not running the latest version, but if either the development
> team or some admin would test this in the latest version 
> that would be appreciated. 

This was just reported in November.

http://www.supercluster.org/pipermail/torqueusers/2007-November/006480.html

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