[torqueusers] Use root to submit job

Kevin Sutherland sutherland.kevinr at gmail.com
Wed Dec 18 09:56:27 MST 2013


To my understanding, by default, root cannot submit jobs, which is why it
works as a different user. The information provided by Aaron should allow
the changes you seek.


On Wed, Dec 18, 2013 at 8:40 AM, Aaron Cordero <cordero.aaron at gene.com>wrote:

> It is a setting within the pbs_server, here is the output from the
> pbs_server_attributes man page:
>
> acl_roots
>
>                  List  of  super users who may submit to and execute jobs
> at this server.  If the job execu-
>
>                  tion id would be zero (0), then the job owner, root at host,
> must be  listed  in  this  access
>
>                  control  list  or the job is rejected.  Format:
> "[+|-]user[@host][,...]"; default value: no
>
>                  root jobs allowed.
>
>
> On Wed, Dec 18, 2013 at 12:03 AM, Lucas <lukcatchen at 126.com> wrote:
>
>>  hello,
>>        My torque version is 2.5.5 and as we know this version of turque
>> supports submit job as root using "-P" to specify a proxy user. Here is my
>> command: *#qsub -q myqueue -P myname myJob*
>>
>>        But this doesn't work, server returns a message, say: *qsub:
>> Unauthorized Request  MSG=cannot receive job script*
>>
>>        Anyone could give some help? many thinks.
>>
>> *ps: If I use account (not root) to qsub, I can submit job successfully.*
>>
>> Best regards,
>> Lucas
>>
>>
>>
>>
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