It looks like the Torque provided libdrmaa.so does not support DRMAA native options. I built a 3rd party library (http://apps.man.poznan.pl/trac/pbs-drmaa/wiki) and was able to successfully run text galaxy jobs under a real user id with a correct resource request specified through the dynamic runner as a native DRMAA option. The only remaining step is to populate the galaxy_user.username from our LDAP. All modified galaxy code has been provided to the core Galaxy Team by the way.
Cheers, Alex On Aug 6, 2012, at 1:16 PM, Oleksandr Moskalenko <o...@hpc.ufl.edu> wrote: > > On Aug 6, 2012, at 1:01 PM, "Wood, James, D" <james.wo...@topper.wku.edu> > wrote: > >> I am a systems administrator for a cluster, and we use Torque and Moab as >> the resource manager and scheduler. I read that you can use drmaa to submit >> jobs as a different user other than the 'galaxy' user using the external >> scripts, but I haven't yet found a way to do it with torque. Is there a >> solution that you could suggest? I am guessing that the pbs runner process >> would have to be forked and use setuid to be able to run under the user. >> This would be great, because it would make it easier to keep track of user >> time utilization. > > Hi James, > > I am in the same situation as you are. The basic documentation is at > http://wiki.g2.bx.psu.edu/Admin/Config/Performance/Cluster#Submitting_Jobs_as_the_Real_User. > However, there could be some site-specific issues with that configuration. > For instance the user names in my instance do not correspond to the uid part > of the galaxy username (email address), which is what released galaxy-dist > code assumes. Fortunately, Nate and Scott from the Core Galaxy Team helped me > get through almost all of the issues while we were at the Galaxy Community > Conference. I am still working through the single remaining issue of drmaa > not passing modified resource requests to Torque, but the rest appears to > work stably with Torque 2.5.12. > > Regards, > > Alex > ___________________________________________________________ > Please keep all replies on the list by using "reply all" > in your mail client. To manage your subscriptions to this > and other Galaxy lists, please use the interface at: > > http://lists.bx.psu.edu/
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