[GE users] qacct too slow

Rayson Ho rayrayson at gmail.com
Tue Mar 28 01:24:52 BST 2006


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For 1), see:
http://gridengine.sunsource.net/howto/rotatelogs.html

Rayson



On 3/27/06, Jinal Jhaveri <jajhaveri at lbl.gov> wrote:
> I am trying to check status of a SGE  job started via web and found that
> qacct is too slow due to the huge size of accounting file. I was
> wondering how to avoid this delay. Several ideas I can think of:
>
> 1) Do a log rotate on the "accounting" file to avoid it being too big.
>
> 2) Write logs to a database/ another flat file on a queue basis (with
> log rotate) using the epilog . The problem with this approach is that
> there are some types of errors which might happen even before the job
> starts. (For e.g the directory from which the job is running doesn't
> exist on the execution node). I think that these types of errors happen
> before prolog/epilog and are reported to the qmaster. Does anybody know
> how to track these errors? Is there any execd parameter I can set that
> will allow me to write this error logs to a file/database using the
> prolog script/ anything else?
>
>
>
> Any suggestions on this would be highly appreciated. What are my other
> options? I am using SGE 6u6
>
>
> thank you
> --Jinal
>
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