[GE users] setting xterm

reuti reuti at staff.uni-marburg.de
Thu Apr 8 15:34:05 BST 2010


Am 08.04.2010 um 16:30 schrieb mlmersel:

> Yes.
> 
> 
> With Blessings
> and Best regards,
> 
> Jerry 
> 2363 
> 
> "Rebellion against tyranny is obedience to Gd."
> 
> Thomas Jefferson
> 
> > Did you put the xterm wrapper in a shared filesystem?? Do all
> > execution hosts have access to it??
> > 
> > Rayson
> > 
> > 
> > 
> > On 4/7/10, mlmersel <Jerry.Mersel at weizmann.ac.il> wrote:
> >> I tried it.
> >> I keep getting an error could not start interactive job.

Can this be the forwarding problem again which was present in the beginning? The error message would be the same. Maybe for debugging you can echo the created command for the exec statement to /tmp/xterm.startup and check it.

-- Reuti


> >> The script works from the command line however.
> >> Nothing in the logs. That I can see.
> >> Any ideas?
> >>
> >> Thanks.
> >>
> >>
> >> With Blessings
> >> and Best regards,
> >>
> >> Jerry
> >> 2363
> >>
> >> "Rebellion against tyranny is obedience to Gd."
> >>
> >> Thomas Jefferson
> >>
> >> > On Wed, 2010-04-07 at 07:50 +0300, mlmersel wrote:
> >> >> Yes exactly. To give them the X terminal that they want.
> >> >
> >> > Have you tried just using a simple wrapper?
> >> >
> >> > eg, in the gridengine config
> >> >
> >> > xterm /our/path/xterm-wrapper
> >> >
> >> >
> >> > And inside of 'xterm-wrapper' something like this:
> >> >
> >> > #!/bin/sh
> >> >
> >> > xterm=/usr/bin/xterm
> >> >
> >> > if [ -r $HOME/.sgeXterm ]
> >> > then
> >> > read userXterm < $HOME/.sgeXterm
> >> > ## or:
> >> > # userXterm=`sed -ne '1s/^[ \t]*\([^ \t]*\).*
> >> > $/\1/p' .$HOME/.sgeXterm`
> >> >
> >> > [ -x "$userXterm" ] && xterm=$userXterm
> >> > done
> >> >
> >> > exec $xterm $@
> >> >
> >> > # end-of-file
> >> >
> >> >
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