[slurm-users] Cannot start slurmctld

Priya Mishra 26priya11 at gmail.com
Mon Jun 3 23:26:01 UTC 2019

Hi Loris,
I was installing slurm-19.05.0. The problem got resolved after I
uninstalled and reinstalled again. So I am unsure of what was the issue as
it works fine now.
Thanks for taking the time to help me.

On Mon, Jun 3, 2019 at 5:30 PM <slurm-users-request at lists.schedmd.com>

> Message: 1
> Date: Mon, 03 Jun 2019 10:01:41 +0200
> From: "Loris Bennett" <loris.bennett at fu-berlin.de>
> Dear Priya,
> Priya Mishra <26priya11 at gmail.com> writes:
> > I am installing slurm on Ubuntu-18.04. After following the
> > instructions for building and installing slurm given on the website I
> > get the following error when I try to start slurmctld: Failed to
> > enable unit, unit slurmctld.service does not exist.  Are there any
> > other steps to be followed in addition to the ones provided on the
> > website?  Thanks!
> It would be helpful if you mentioned which version of Slurm you are
> trying to install.  Ubuntu 18.04 uses systemd rather than init to start
> services, but older versions of Slurm (< 17.xx?) only provided
> configuration
> files for init.  Newer versions of Slurm now support (only?) systemd.
> So it sound like you are trying to install a version of Slurm which is
> too old for your operating system, but this is just a fairly wild guess.
> Cheers,
> Loris
> --
> Dr. Loris Bennett (Mr.)
> ZEDAT, Freie Universit├Ąt Berlin         Email loris.bennett at fu-berlin.de
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