TORQUE is a fork of OpenPBS, a job scheduling application used to distribute workloads within a UNIX-based computing cluster.

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I get the error qsub: Bad UID for job execution when trying to submit a job via PBS

OS Version: CentOS release 4.6 (Final) Kernel \r on an \m 2.6.9-100.ELsmp When I attempt to run a job it gives me the error: qsub: Bad UID for job execution I have created a fresh user account and ...
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torque reports error when posting job to client nodes

The system has two machines, one (called macondo02) runs pbs_server and pbs_schedule, another (called macondo01) runs pbs_mom. I have ensured that the host can clearly identify the existance of the ...
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torque pbs 4.0.1 job stays queued ('Q') state; the scheduler seems not receiving any notification

I am using torque 4.0.1 on openSUSE 12.1 in a cluster environment. When I qsub a job (simple as "echo hello"), it remains in 'Q' state, and never gets scheduled. I can force the job to run with qrun, ...
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Email notifications per JOB ARRAY not per job in PBS torque

Is there a way to configure torque to send email notifications on start and end of job array, and not per job, Im managing job arrays of thousands of jobs, and I dont want to get flooded by mails. But ...
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Torque queue issue

I am having troubles with Torque + Maui. The problem is the following: I have 2 queues, each queue has 10 associated nodes. If i submit 10k jobs to the first queue and i submit 1 job to the second ...
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Set total memory limit with Torque

I run a moderately sized cluster and I am having a queue problem. For example I have a node with 128GB of memory and a program that I set the amount of memory per core. So for example if I set memory ...
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Getting pbs configuration

I am currently working on an application which use the accounting logs generated by pbs/torque (by default in $APPHOME/server_priv/accounting). I would like to now if there is a reliable way to find ...
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How can I set up torque to have two clusters using the same scheduler?

I have two sets of pbs_mom clusters on two different networks both connected to the same pbs_server. I am getting tons of error messages that match the following on all of my pbs_mom nodes pbs_mom: ...
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How to know what limits PBS from starting job?

I'm trying to start simple job that requires almost no resources, for example: echo "hostname" | qsub but job is not started, only queued. There are available nodes and processors, memory, etc. ...
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pbs_mom listening on wrong interface

On our cluster, I have decided to add the server's cores to the list of available cores (which is shown by showq). Problem is that it PBS ignores the cores and only sees the cores from the workers. ...
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Limit number of processors available to torque queue

I have a single machine with 12 cores that is used for small simulations. The platform is ubuntu 12.04 and I have installed the torque queuing system via the repositories. As there is only one machine ...
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PBS/TORQUE: qstat information needed after job is complete

I use PBS for running jobs in my workstation. The PBS server deletes all the job information after the job is complete. That is, qstat -f $JOBID does not show the information of past jobs. How do I ...