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Subject: Re: [OMPI users] torque pbs behaviour...
From: Ashley Pittman (ashley_at_[hidden])
Date: 2009-08-11 07:17:50

On Tue, 2009-08-11 at 03:03 -0600, Ralph Castain wrote:
> If it isn't already there, try putting a print statement tight at
> program start, another just prior to MPI_Init, and another just after
> MPI_Init. It could be that something is hanging somewhere during
> program startup since it sounds like everything is launching just
> fine.

If you suspect a hang then you can use the command orte-ps (on the node
where the mpirun is running) and it should show you your job. This will
tell you if the job is started and still running or if there was a
problem launching.

If the program did start and has really hung then you can get more
in-depth information about it using padb which is linked to in my


Ashley Pittman, Bath, UK.
Padb - A parallel job inspection tool for cluster computing