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Checking on jobs

Several utilities are provided by both Moab and Torque to check on the status of the queues or of individual jobs.  Some of the most useful commands are listed below.

pbsn Local utility to list job info
use pbsn -h to see options
qstat -a
List all jobs running or waiting in the queues
showstats -u Shows accounting and resource usage statistics broken down by user
showstart Shows the expected start time for queued jobs
checkjob jobid
qstat -f jobid
Shows detailed job state information

Many more utilities and options are available.  Check the man pages for showq, qstat, checkjob, and mdiag for more commonly used commands and pointers to other commands.