[torqueusers] jobs output error: command not found

Gus Correa gus at ldeo.columbia.edu
Tue Nov 19 15:15:22 MST 2013

On 11/19/2013 03:50 PM, Hatem Elshazly wrote:
> Dear pbs experts,
> I'm encountering something odd in the output of my pbs jobs, All the
> jobs have nothing in the output file rather in the error file there is a
> (command not found message), i get this whatever the job i submit is.
> Example:
>  >echo "torque" | qsub
> In the server log it says that the job is complete and dequeued but i
> get nothing in the output file, but in the error file i get this message:
> /var/spool/torque/mom_priv/jobs/3.hatem-Vm1.SC <http://3.hatem-Vm1.SC>:
> line 1: torque: command not found.
> note that there is an output in the line above (as what happens with all
> the jobs) but i get the output combined with the above message in the
> error file.
> Any suggestions or help is highly appreciated.
> regards,
> shazly

That is an error message from Linux, not from Torque
"torque" is not an executable.
You can try a Linux command: hostname, date, pwd, whoami, etc.

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