[GE users] adding Execution Host - Problems with Hostnames
axischire at gmail.com
Wed Apr 7 23:55:30 BST 2010
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here is the escenario:
2 mac pros.
one as master node, qmaster script installed correctly.
his hostname is "mac-pro-3.local"
when i try to configure the execution host daemon, it fails trying to resolve "mac-pro-3".
i think there is a problem with the hostname of the master node, i have tried changing it to "mac-pro-3" but no success.
the host is mounting the NFS shared folder.
this is the error when trying installing execd on host
Cannot contact qmaster. The command failed:
The error message was:
ERROR: unable to send message to qmaster using port 6444 on host ?mac-pro-3?: can?t resolve host name
You can fix the problem now or abort the installation procedure.
The problem can be:
? the qmaster is not running
? the qmaster host is down
? an active firewall blocks your request
Contact qmaster again (y/n) (?n? will abort) [y] >>
i wish i could get rid of that "local" sufix permanently, i've tried modifiyng /etc/hosts , scutil, with no success.
both macs are Leopard 10.5.6
any help, advice is welcome, thanks in advance
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