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A hub for notes about torque.

Installing torque

Uninstalling Torque from modules

Torque should always be a system program, not a module. These are the steps for pollock, as done by Charlie. Substitute appropriate server names, and note that different systems have different ways of configuring software to launch on system start.

  • uninstall torque from modules
    • Make a tarball of /mounts/pollock/software/torque and save it to the root or sysadmin directory (this will save you problems)
    • rm -rf /mounts/pollock/software/Modules/MODVER/modulefiles/torque
    • rm -rf /mounts/pollock/software/torque
    • check with “module avail”
  • uninstall boost from modules
    • as above with s/torque/boost/
  • install torque dependencies
    • yum install libxml2-devel openssl-devel gcc gcc-c++ boost boost-devel
  • (aside, install locate, yum install mlocate and updatedb as root)
  • (aside, fix modules install, cleanup /etc/bashrc, profile, and profile.d/; this fixed the MANPATH problem too)
  • (aside, fix the python 3.5 install, s/bronte/pollock in setup files, change to correct version (3.6), reset paths)