[GE users] Installing sge_execd under CentOS

dbarnes david.barnes at zenverge.com
Fri Jul 10 22:59:33 BST 2009

    [ The following text is in the "Windows-1252" character set. ]
    [ Your display is set for the "ISO-8859-10" character set.  ]
    [ Some special characters may be displayed incorrectly. ]

scratch that ? I found it.

Didn?t have the entries in /etc/services ? #sigh#

All is good now :)

From: dbarnes [mailto:david.barnes at zenverge.com]
Sent: Friday, July 10, 2009 1:40 PM
To: users at gridengine.sunsource.net
Subject: [GE users] Installing sge_execd under CentOS


We are running RHEL-based servers for our Grid setup, but have just rolled one server over to CentOS 5.3

When I attempted to install ?sge_execd?, it failed indicating that it couldn?t contact the qmaster?

Cannot contact qmaster. The command failed:

   ./bin/lx24-amd64/qconf -sh

The error message was:

   error: could not get environment variable SGE_QMASTER_PORT or service "sge_qmaster"

The qmaster is up and running fine and I checked the NIS services on this new machine and everything
appears to be set:

27% ypcat services | grep sge
sge_qmaster     536/tcp                         #grid
sge_execd       537/tcp                         #frid
sge_commd       535/tcp                         #grid

Any ideas?


More information about the gridengine-users mailing list