[GE users] Question regarding SGE submission methods (scheduling timeouts)

Rayson Ho rayrayson at gmail.com
Tue Jun 20 18:50:46 BST 2006

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Don't understand why pending jobs wouldn't be solved by this - as long
as as you can get the job's status via qstat, then you can qdel the

Also, to handle zombie jobs, see "max_unheard" in sge_conf(5).


On 6/20/06, Kogan, Felix <Felix-Kogan at deshaw.com> wrote:
> Sure, we thought about this. This wouldn't solve the problem of pending
> jobs and you're right about the jobs "running" on the "dead" nodes.
> We've created a reaper script that deletes such "stuck" jobs (we call
> them zombies) periodically. Do you know about any other method of
> getting rid off zombies?

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