[GE users] Job Failure Deletes Local Spool Directory

Dan Gruhn Dan.Gruhn at Group-W-Inc.com
Thu Feb 24 16:21:31 GMT 2005


Hi Roland,

Thanks for fixing this and for the work around until it is available in
a release or update.

Dan
On Thu, 2005-02-24 at 10:26, Roland Dittel wrote:

> Hi Dan,
> 
> we have changed this behavior in our main trunk. In future you are able 
> to change the execd_spool_dir but the change will only be effective 
> after a restart of the execd's.
> 
> In 60u3 the only way to change the global execd_spool_dir is by 
> exploiting a bug (which is fixed in maintrunk). You can change the 
> execd_spool_dir value in two steps. The first step is to remove with 
> qconf -mconf the whole line and save the new configuration. In the 
> second step you are able to add the the attribute with a new value.
> 
> bye
> Roland
> 
> 
> Dan Gruhn wrote:
> > Harald,
> > 
> > Thanks, this will work for each individual host.  Perhaps I am being 
> > greedy, but do you know how I can change the global parameter?  Then I 
> > will just remove this from the execution hosts.
> > 
> > I've tried shutting down all of the execution hosts and even the 
> > scheduler.  However, I still get the error message:
> > 
> > "Changing parameter "execd_spool_dir" only supported in a shut-down 
> > cluster."
> > 
> > How can one change this without having the QMaster running?
> > 
> > Dan
> > 
> > On Wed, 2005-02-23 at 09:38, Harald Pollinger wrote:
> > 
> >>/With a running QMaster:
> >>
> >>qconf -sconf <host>
> >>
> >>Mark and copy the displayed values.
> >>
> >>qconf -dconf <host>
> >>qconf -aconf <host>
> >>
> >>Paste values to the now opening editor, change "execd_spool_dir", save
> >>and quit editor.
> >>Then, restart the sge_execd.
> >>
> >>
> >>Regards,
> >>Harald/
> >>
> > 
> 
> 
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