[gridengine users] qalter not successful
rayrayson at gmail.com
Wed Jun 13 22:46:33 UTC 2012
On Wed, Jun 13, 2012 at 6:36 PM, Reuti <reuti at staff.uni-marburg.de> wrote:
> Am 14.06.2012 um 00:20 schrieb Kevin Buckley:
>> Is it possible to alter the local execd configuration so that a new
>> instance could be
>> started and have the node then accept other tasks, whilst still retaining the
>> original communication ports ?
> Never tried it (so, no guarantee): before starting the execd again, you may need to change the location of the spool directory of the execd (i.e. in the local host configuration: `qconf -mconf node17` or alike the set "execd_spool_dir"). Then it won't see the former jobs. After the long running job ended, it needs to be removed from the qmaster list of jobs by `qdel -f 1234`.
And also make sure that your pick a new GID range - if you have the
same GID range then new jobs may eventually conflict with the extra
GID that the old job is using.
> -- Reuti
>> If not, then I'm sure I can get other jobs to run on the node in
>> question but it'll
>> take a bit of ferkling
>> ECS, VUW, NZ
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