Sun N1 Grid Engine 6.1 Administration Guide

ProcedureHow to Migrate qmaster to Another Host Manually

  1. On the current master host, stop the master daemon and the scheduler daemon by typing the following command:

    qconf -ks -km
  2. Edit the sge-root/cell/common/act_qmaster file according to the following guidelines:

    1. Confirm the new master host's name.

      To get the new master host name, type the following command on the new master host:

    2. In the act_qmaster file, replace the current host name with the new master host's name returned by the gethostname utility.

  3. On the new master host, start sge_qmaster and sge_schedd: