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How do I add a torque job submission host?

There are instructions for this at

The official TORQUE instructions to configure a submit node are at:

How do I upgrade a Torque package?

  1. Kill all torque jobs.
  2. Backup the torque configuration:
    qmgr -c "p s" > /root/qmgr.backup
  3. Disable torque:
    wlm-setup -w torque -d
  4. Update torque and openmpi on head node and in software images:
    yum update... (More)

If you install torque using a path that is different from the standard BCM one, then you should carry out the following steps (BCM version should be >= 6.0):

  1. Disable torque: wlm-setup -w torque -d
  2. Set the following parameters under... (More)

By default, Torque 3.x (name of packages: torque and torque-client) is setup on a Bright Cluster Manager 6.0 cluster.

However Torque 2.5.x is sometimes preferred by administrators. It can be installed with the following steps:

  • Make sure no user jobs... (More)