Hung job

Robert G. Brown rgb at
Wed May 16 14:22:46 PDT 2001

On Wed, 16 May 2001, Art Edwards wrote:

> I'm running a parallel job using MPI and, when I killed the process on
> the head node, it didn't die on the slave. Is there a command that kills
> al processes (or specified processes) on a slave node?

Are you running LAM-MPI by any chance?  If so, read the docs.  LAM is a
bit tricky to start up and shut down.


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