[slurm-users] New Bright Cluster Slurm issue for AD users

Loris Bennett loris.bennett at fu-berlin.de
Wed Feb 13 06:50:05 UTC 2019

Yugendra Guvvala <yguvvala at cambridgecomputer.com> writes:

> Hi, 
> We are bringing a new cluster online. We installed SLURM through Bright Cluster Manager how ever we are running into a issue here. 
> We are able to run jobs as root user and users created using bright cluster (cmsh commands). How ever we use AD authentication for all our users and when we try to
> submit jobs to slurm using AD users we are getting following error message. 
> srun: fatal: Invalid user id: 10952
> srun: fatal: Invalid user id: 10952
> srun: error: cnode001: task 0: Exited with exit code 1
> Attached is the slurm.con file for reference. Please let us know if you have any insight into this. 
> Thanks, 
> Yugi

Are your AD users visible in the output of the following command:

  sacctmgr list assoc

?  If not, you need to set them up, also using 'sacctmgr'.  The cmsh
command for adding users maybe doing this in the background (although in
my experience with BCM 5, this did not happen).



Dr. Loris Bennett (Mr.)
ZEDAT, Freie Universit├Ąt Berlin         Email loris.bennett at fu-berlin.de

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