[GE users] Problems upgrading to 6.1 from 6.0u8

Marco Donauer Marco.Donauer at Sun.COM
Tue Apr 15 11:11:31 BST 2008


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Hello,

so it is working now for you?
Thats great.
You're welcome

Regards,
Marco

Instituto de Ingenieria Área de Sistemas Unix/Linux wrote:
> Marco,
>
> Just to let you know, the 'common' files were missing from our
> downloads. In that tarball came the correct version of the inst_sge
> script; from there on, it was simple.
>
> Thanks again!
>
> 2008/4/11, Instituto de Ingenieria Área de Sistemas Unix/Linux
> <unix.iingen at gmail.com>:
>   
>> Marco,
>>
>>  thanks. When I run qconf, the version reported is 6.0u8; this is
>>  consistent also within the documentation. However the script
>>  (inst_sge) describes itself in its code as the 5.3 to 6.0
>>  upgrade/install/backup script; this is the only inst_sge script in the
>>  entire cluster.
>>
>>  I will download the files you refer me to. I see they're the 6.1
>>  binaries; so I assume the new version of the script is in them
>>  somewhere... I will try them and check back.
>>
>>  Thanks again.
>>
>>  2008/4/11, Marco Donauer <Marco.Donauer at sun.com>:
>>
>>     
>>> Hi,
>>>       
>>  >
>>  >  in your last sentece you are writing, that you have tried to upgrade with
>>  > an old inst_sge script from the 5.3 release?
>>  >  This is not possible. A upgrade from 6.0u8 to 6.1 (current 6.1u4) is only
>>  > possible with the current software packages.
>>  >  Please download these packages and follow the upgrade instructions.
>>  >
>>  >  The binaries can be downloaded here:
>>  > http://gridengine.sunsource.net/downloads/61/download.html
>>  >  Documentation can be found here:
>>  > http://gridengine.sunsource.net/documentation.html
>>  >
>>  >  But be careful, we are recommending that during the upgrade it is not
>>  > allowed that job are running or in pending queue.
>>  >  And use ./inst_sge -bup to make backups. All these steps are described in
>>  > the upgrade documentation.
>>  >
>>  >  Best Regards,
>>  >  Marco
>>  >
>>  >  Instituto de Ingenieria Área de Sistemas Unix/Linux wrote:
>>  >
>>  > > Hi,
>>  > >
>>  > > I'm trying to upgrade from a 6.0u8 installation to the 6.1 version, but
>>  > I'm running into problems. OS is Rocks (CentOS).
>>  > >
>>  > > Basically, while running the installation script, I get the following
>>  > error (after completing all previous steps):
>>  > >
>>  > >    The following parameters for the cluster configuration were
>>  > >    configured:
>>  > >
>>  > >    execd_spool_dir /opt/gridengine/default/spool
>>  > >    administrator_mail root at tonatiuh.iingen.unam.mx
>>  > >    <mailto:root at tonatiuh.iingen.unam.mx>
>>  > >
>>  > >    Do you want to change the configuration parameters (y/n) [n] >>
>>  > >
>>  > >    Creating >act_qmaster< file
>>  > >    Creating >sgemaster< script
>>  > >    Creating >sgeexecd< script
>>  > >    config already there!
>>  > >    config already there!
>>  > >    config already there!
>>  > >    config already there!
>>  > >    creating directory: /tmp/centry
>>  > >    ls: /complexes: No such file or directory
>>  > >    Reading in complex attributes.
>>  > >    mv: missing file argument
>>  > >    Try `mv --help' for more information.
>>  > >
>>  > >    Command failed: mv
>>  > /opt/gridengine/default/spool/qmaster
>>  > >
>>  > >    Probably a permission problem. Please check file access permissions.
>>  > >    Check read/write permission. Check if SGE daemons are running
>>  > >
>>  > > Apparently the script is from a previous SGE version (5.3, from the
>>  > comments in the code), but I have no idea why I have this version of the
>>  > inst_sge script. Do I need to get the latest version of the script for the
>>  > upgrade to work, and if so, where can I get it?
>>  > >
>>  > > Thanks.
>>  > >
>>  > > --
>>  > > Instituto de Ingeniería de la UNAM
>>  > > Coordinación de Sistemas de Cómputo
>>  > > Área de Sistemas Unix/Linux
>>  > >
>>  >
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