[gridengine users] disaster recovery of grid engine setup..

Paul Simpson paul at realisestudio.com
Mon Nov 5 13:25:24 UTC 2012


many thanks all - we're wading through this now.  what a great community!
:)



On 5 November 2012 13:18, MacMullan, Hugh <hughmac at wharton.upenn.edu> wrote:

> Version control: definitely THE way to go Tina! (Adding to my task list).
> :)
>
> On Nov 5, 2012, at 8:02 AM, "Tina Friedrich" <Tina.Friedrich at diamond.ac.uk>
> wrote:
>
> > Hi Paul,
> >
> > don't know about everything, but e.g. for complexes - have a look in the
> spool directory, there's a 'centry' subdirectory
> ("$SGE_ROOT/$SGE_CELL/spool/qmaster/centry" for me). That has a ASCII file
> for every complex with all the configuration for it.
> >
> > There's likewise a subdirectory 'pe' with the PE configuration,
> hostgroups, ...
> >
> > Tina
> >
> > PS: ...I do all my configuration from files that I keep in subversion
> (especially queue config, complex config). I find it makes this sort of
> thing lots easier ;)
> >
> > On 05/11/12 12:07, Paul Simpson wrote:
> >> hi grid gurus,
> >>
> >> i've had a bad w/end where the disk which stored the db filled up. the
> >> grid came down and i couldn't fix the db using db_recover -c - which
> >> meant no grid engine (6.2u5).
> >>
> >> we need to get the system back up asap (like yesterday). so, we've
> >> installed a fresh version which is coming up. however, we've got a load
> >> of complex's, host groups, share-trees, parallel envs, etc. etc. that i
> >> can't seem to recover from the old system.
> >>
> >> i've looked through all the old dirs - but can't find any text files.
> >> can anyone suggest how this config information could possibly be
> >> recovered? typically, this has happened a day before a huge deadline -
> >> so time is not on our side.
> >>
> >> -paul
> >>
> >>
> >>
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