[torqueusers] Permission denied (13) in TMakeTmpDir, Unable to
make job transient directory
craigm at dcs.gla.ac.uk
Fri May 9 04:25:41 MDT 2008
Of course, an alternative strategy by pbs_mom would be to create the
directory as root, but chown chgrp it to the uid/gid of the user.
Craig Macdonald wrote:
> Hi (again),
> 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
> All clusters users are a member of the same group, but this is not
> their default group.
> 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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