[GE users] "au" state in windows' queue status
deepti.thapliyal at progression.com
Thu Aug 16 09:19:18 BST 2007
I have configured an experimental grid engine infrastructure consisting of
only 2 linux machines at present. One is the qmaster, that is both, the
submit as well as an execution host. This qmaster is also the NFS & NIS
master. The other is however only the execution host.
Everything is working fine till here.
But now I have tried adding a windows machine ( OS : XP 2003 SE ) as an
execution host in this infrastructure. This machine is added as an NFS
client. The windows machine is however successfully added after the
1) Passwd of this windows' machine registered to qmaster by "sgepasswd
2) passwd & group files copied from qmaster to windows machine,
3) SFU installed.
4) In the Korn shell thus installed, following activities were done:
a) Have created a symbolic link then on this windows' machine as: ln
-s /net/<IP of qmaster>/opt/sge /opt/sge
b) cd /opt/sge
c) installed sge execution daemon : ./inst_sge -x
d) ran the script settings.sh
e) qstat -f
I have also created a queue for this windows machine in qmaster.
Now, the result of "qstat -f" shows "au" state for windows' machine queue
Have tried a lot.but could not understand the reason for this au state.
FOLLOWING IS HOWEVER ANOTHER ISSUE:
Further to this, I have also tried adding a non-SE XP in this
infrastructure. But there when i reach the step to execute inst_sge -x (
i.e., 4.c as from above )
I get the following error:
MEMORY FAULT (CORE DUMPED)
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