[torqueusers] Question to Torque community regarding display of completed jobs in qstat

Ken Nielson knielson at adaptivecomputing.com
Tue Dec 4 10:04:42 MST 2012


On Mon, Dec 3, 2012 at 3:34 PM, <Gareth.Williams at csiro.au> wrote:

> Hi Craig,****
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> I’ve seen others’ responses buy no-one has mentioned using showjobs to
> return info on complete jobs.  It is a potentially useful piece of the
> broader puzzle – though is not part of answering your specific question.**
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> Gareth****
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> *From:* Craig Tierney - NOAA Affiliate [mailto:craig.tierney at noaa.gov]
> *Sent:* Monday, 3 December 2012 5:24 AM
> *To:* Torque Users Mailing List
> *Subject:* [torqueusers] Question to Torque community regarding display
> of completed jobs in qstat****
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> Hello all,****
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> I have a question for Torque users regarding the display of completed jobs
> in qstat.  Do others find the listing of completed jobs by default via
> qstat makes finding things in the output much more difficult and completely
> unnecessary?  Having the completed jobs in qstat can significantly slow
> down qstat if you have a lot (thousands) of completed jobs which is another
> hassle.****
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> I asking this because I need to be able to get error codes from completed
> jobs (for minutes to hours after completion).  To do this, they have to
> still be in the queue.  This function is very important, but not to anyone
> who runs qstat by hand.  Grid Engine had a way to get completed jobs, but
> only when asked for.****
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> Thanks,****
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> Craig****
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Is there a reason why just adding a command line switch to tell qstat not
to display completed jobs is not acceptable?

Ken
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