[slurm-users] Weird one - deleting a user
bill at princeton.edu
Tue Jul 27 21:06:32 UTC 2021
The cluster doesn't exist though. This was what I tried first.
[root at della5 bill]# sacctmgr show RunawayJobs cluster=tukey
sacctmgr: error: Slurmctld running on cluster tukey is not up, can't
check running jobs
On 7/27/21 4:59 PM, Carlos Fenoy wrote:
> You can cleanup those jobs with sacctmgr.
> sacctmgr show RunawayJobs
> This will list the runaway jobs, and if any will ask if you want to fix
> On Tue, 27 Jul 2021 at 22:49, Bill Wichser <bill at princeton.edu
> <mailto:bill at princeton.edu>> wrote:
> [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.
> Carles Fenoy
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