PBS Statistics

Learn how to collect PBS statistics with qstat.

PBS job stats

In addition to qsub, there are a number of other useful commands available to the general user. The commands qstat and qdel can be used to manage jobs. In this example, qstat is used to determine what is on the queue:

Command Description
qstat -a List all jobs in the queue
qstat -u <username> List all jobs of a particular user
qstat -f <job> Show detailed information about a job

Let's submit another job and collect stats for the user hpcuser, who submitted the job.

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