[slurm-users] Weird one - deleting a user
bill at princeton.edu
Tue Jul 27 20:47:24 UTC 2021
[root at della5 bill]# sacctmgr -i delete user mable
Error with request: Job(s) active, cancel job(s) before remove
JobID = 602995 C = tukey A = politics U = mable
Yup, when a user has an active job they cannot be deleted from the
database. The thing is, this cluster tukey has been offline for maybe 5
years now. Probably more.
I don't want to lose the old records in the database. Is there a way to
Hey, that job you believe is still running on tukey, well it doesn't
exist anymore so please close this job
I haven't figured out a way to do this outside the database so suspect
that only DB manipulation is the only answer.
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