[torqueusers] Permission denied (13) in TMakeTmpDir,
Unable to make job transient directory
craigm at dcs.gla.ac.uk
Fri May 9 04:14:25 MDT 2008
Just to note a gotcha to the list.
In our new setup, we thought we could try the $tmpdir directive in
Resolving the comment problems didnt solve the fact that TMakeTmpDir
always returns permission denied in our setup.
/scratch is group-owned by a group, but owned by root. Permissions is 775.
All clusters users are a member of the same group, but this is not their
Hence, when TMakeTmpDir setegid & seteuid, it's not effective, as this
will only change to the user's default group, which has no permissions
to write in this folder.
Something to watch out for.
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