[torqueusers] How to stop the submission for new jobs (for maintenance)

Grid-Admins grid-admin at mpib-berlin.mpg.de
Fri Oct 1 06:28:46 MDT 2010


> you mean disable maui ? or enter qmgr -c "set server scheduling = False" ?
I guess it's the same. On our head node I ran:

  /etc/init.d/torque-scheduler stop

The job submissions are managed by the pbs server. As long as no 
scheduler sends any requests the jobs will stay in the queue(s).
So either you tell your server to ignore scheduling requests or you stop 
sending scheduling requests at all.

-- 
Michael


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