14th December 2016
slurmd confused of pid-file
I wrote on SLURM used on Ubuntu here. As I moved to Arch Linux I of course use the fine AUR package slurm-llnl maintained by Gordian Edenhofer.
After upgrading to version 16.05.7-1 I noticed the following: If
slurmd is started by
systemd then the pid-file specified for
PIDFile) should match the pid-file location (
SlurmdPidFile) given in
By the way, if one gets an error
slurm_receive_msg: Zero Bytes were transmitted or received
check your date and time of your nodes.