[slurm-users] [EXT] Re: slurmdbd does not work

Gennaro Oliva oliva.g at na.icar.cnr.it
Mon Dec 6 08:39:01 UTC 2021

Ciao Giuseppe,

On Mon, Dec 06, 2021 at 03:46:02AM +0100, Giuseppe G. A. Celano wrote:
> sinfo: symbol lookup error: sinfo: undefined symbol: slurm_conf
> srun: symbol lookup error: srun: undefined symbol: xfree_ptr
> sacct: symbol lookup error: sacct: undefined symbol:
> slurm_destroy_selected_step
> Does anyone know the reason for that? Thanks.

please check that you are using the client tools from the slurm package
and not those coming from the source installation. The command:

which srun 

should return /usr/bin/srun and not /usr/local/bin/srun

In the latter case remove everyting related to slurm under /usr/local



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Best regards,
Gennaro Oliva

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