[torqueusers] Question about the difference between a node where pbs_server is run and a compute node

Bas van der Vlies basv at sara.nl
Wed Apr 28 04:03:03 MDT 2010

On 28-04-10 11:56, Bas van der Vlies wrote:
> Hello,
>    We just installed version 2.4.7 and experiencing some serious problems
> with executing programs on the server. I noticed that the server
> is using '/tmp/.torque-unix' and the clients 'pbs_iff'.
> The following test on the pbs_server node will completely hang pbs_server.
> Here some pseudo code:
>     p = pbs_connect( pbs_default() )
> After this we can not do anythinng on all compute nodes and server:
>      - qstat, qsub, .....
> On a compute node this no problem at all. So i except the /tmp/.torque-unix
> is causing the problem.

So i expect /tmp/.torque-unix is causing the problem.

*  Bas van der Vlies                    e-mail: basv at sara.nl       *
*  SARA - Academic Computing Services   Amsterdam, The Netherlands *

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