[torqueusers] torqeu 2.4.0 and pbs_mom

Glen Beane glen.beane at gmail.com
Sat Mar 28 06:05:02 MDT 2009

On Sat, Mar 28, 2009 at 7:12 AM, Stijn De Weirdt
<stijn.deweirdt at ugent.be> wrote:
> hi all,
> it seems that the only way to get latest torque 2.4 snapshots running is
> by also starting a pbs_mom on the server machine.
> the command that doesn't work otherwise is
> qalter -l neednodes=somenode somejobid
> (eg maui needs this to work).
> i don't mind have to do so (wasn't required in 2.3, and had to dig
> through some log files to find it ;), but now i get entries in my log
> files about the mom on the server that is unauthorised (as it's not in
> the nodes file).
> is there a way to start pbs_mom in a dummy mode so it doesn't try to
> connect to pbs_server?

sounds like a bug in TORQUE to me - there should not be a requirement
to run pbs_mom on the same host as pbs_server

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