[gridengine users] ignore hostname checking for submit hosts?

Reuti reuti at staff.uni-marburg.de
Wed Jun 15 19:48:43 UTC 2011


Am 15.06.2011 um 21:41 schrieb Vadim Gutnik:

>> Correct. But it's a safety measure. As everyone can become any user on his local machine, he can easily kill/submit jobs for someone else or as an admin reconfigure SGE.
> 
> I'm ok with checking admin machines. For the latter, the convenience
> of being able to run jobs from more machines far outweighs
> the risk of malicious users. (If you don't trust the users, you've
> lost anyway: they could overwrite other users's script files, for
> example.)

How? Do you allow just an NFS mount of the working directories? I would go for FUSE using sshfs for remote machines' mount.

-- Reuti


> In any case, I understand that risk. How would I disable that check
> for submit hosts?
> 
>  Vadim





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