[torqueusers] Why does torque require pbs_mom/pbs_server be run as root?

Christopher Samuel samuel at unimelb.edu.au
Thu Jul 15 22:16:44 MDT 2010


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On 16/07/10 13:37, Craig Tierney wrote:

> No, at "work" users shouldn't have root.  That is bad.

Any sufficiently advanced user with physical control of
his workstation is indistinguishable from root.

(with apologies to Sir Clark)

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