[GE users] can't start pthread with Gridengine

echoecho chrisbee at u.washington.edu
Wed Jul 29 00:18:50 BST 2009

This is the answer.  By default SGE was setting h_stack equal to h_vmem which prevented thread creation in submitted jobs.  Setting h_stack to a lower value - say -l h_stack=256M - fixed the problem.  Thanks very much for the suggestions by everyone in this thread.


> Hi Chris,
> If you're setting a default h_vmem and are running threaded 
> applications, you'll likely need to explicitly set h_stack too. See 
> Reuti's post here: 
> http://article.gmane.org/gmane.comp.clustering.gridengine.users/7961
> Best,
> Jonathan
> echoecho wrote:
> > Looking at resource requirements is good idea.  I have vmem set as a consumable resource on each node.  Every job submits with a default value for h_vmem.  I'll try disabling this for one node and see what happens.


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