Submitting Batch Scripts
Categories: Running Jobs
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Once written, a batch script is submitted to the batch scheduler via the
$ cd /path/to/batch/script $ qsub ./script.pbs
If successfully submitted, a PBS job ID will be returned. This ID is needed to monitor the job’s status with various job monitoring utilities. It is also necessary information when troubleshooting a failed job, or when asking the OLCF User Assistance Center for help.
Options to the
qsub command allow the specification of attributes which affect the behavior of the job. In general, options to
qsub on the command line can also be placed in the batch scheduler options section of the batch script via
For more information on submitting batch jobs, see the Batch Script Examples page.