[torqueusers] Must be super user to submit proxy job

David Beer dbeer at adaptivecomputing.com
Wed Aug 21 10:33:29 MDT 2013

Yes, you need to either be a root user or a manager in the system to submit
jobs on behalf of another user. For obvious reasons, it is undesirable to
allow any user to submit a job on behalf of any other user.


On Tue, Aug 20, 2013 at 9:16 PM, Mark Lohry <mlohry at gmail.com> wrote:

> I want to submit PBS jobs from my desktop to run on the server as user
> "mlohry". I believe the correct command in the script for this is:
> #PBS -u mlohry
> but qsub'ing jobs from my desktop client returns:
> "qsub: Must be the super user to submit a proxy job"
> Google is failing me here.. the only passing reference I've seen is to set
> qmgr -c 'set server allow_proxy_user=True', but that hasn't helped. Any
> idea?
> Thanks in advance!
> _______________________________________________
> torqueusers mailing list
> torqueusers at supercluster.org
> http://www.supercluster.org/mailman/listinfo/torqueusers

David Beer | Senior Software Engineer
Adaptive Computing
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: http://www.supercluster.org/pipermail/torqueusers/attachments/20130821/0cf6d629/attachment.html 

More information about the torqueusers mailing list