[torqueusers] How to spool stdout/stderr directly to PBS_O_WORKDIR instead of to /var/spool/torque/spool ?

Gus Correa gus at ldeo.columbia.edu
Mon Oct 28 09:30:52 MDT 2013

Hi Zahid

You could add


to your $TORQUE/mom_priv/config file

Not great on a cluster and over NFS,
but for a local file system in a single machine
(which you seem to have) it should be fine.

See $spool_as_final_name and $nospool_dir_list parameters:

I hope it helps,
Gus Correa

On 10/26/2013 06:16 AM, Zahid Rashid wrote:
> Dear Torque Users,
> I have Torque 4.2.5 installed with default configure options on a system
> running under Debian.
> It works fine but by default keeps the .OU and .ER files in the
> /var/spool/torque/spool/ directory, until the job is finished.
> How can I change this default behaviour to get the .OU and .ER files in
> the PBS_O_WORKDIR by default, when a job starts running?
> Kind regards.
> Zahid
> =======================================
> Zahid Rashid
> Theoretical Chemistry Group,
> Utrecht University,
> The Netherlands.
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