TORQUE Protocols 101

TORQUE Protocols 101

This entry is part 1 of 4 in the series TORQUE Protocols

This entry is part 1 of 4 in the series TORQUE ProtocolsOne definition for protocol put forth by Miriam-Webster is a system of rules that explain the correct conduct and procedures to be followed in formal situations When it comes to network communications I think that this definition pretty much covers it. Sure there are […]

TORQUE Protocols 101: trqauthd

This entry is part 2 of 4 in the series TORQUE Protocols

This entry is part 2 of 4 in the series TORQUE ProtocolsI decided to make trqauthd the second addition to my TORQUE Protocols 101 series because a knowledge of how trqauthd works is very important to understanding how to debug TORQUE issues. I was actually well into what was originally going to be this month’s […]

TORQUE Protocol 2 – PBS Batch Protocol

This entry is part 3 of 4 in the series TORQUE Protocols

This entry is part 3 of 4 in the series TORQUE ProtocolsIf you started reading TORQUE Protocols 101  you may be wondering why I am starting with Protocol 2 and not Protocol 1. The answer is that the numbers assigned to each protocol in the TORQUE header files was done long before I started looking […]

TORQUE Protocol 4: Inter-Server Communication

This entry is part 4 of 4 in the series TORQUE Protocols

This entry is part 4 of 4 in the series TORQUE ProtocolsThe TORQUE inter-server or IS protocol is for inter-server communication. “What do you mean by inter-server?” you might say. “Isn’t there only one server in the TORQUE cluster?” Like so many other things in the computer art the term server can have an ambiguous […]