pam_sge_authorize - PAM module to control access to SGE hosts
This PAM module limits access via etc. to Grid Engine hosts only to users who
currently have a job running on the host. The expectation is that this limits
their impact on any other users of the host.
Specify the spool directory in which to find
the active_jobs directory as
The module ignores access by users with unames
in the comma-separated user_list. There is a limit of 30 users. root is
always allowed access.
A non-zero max_sleep allows
desynchronization of accesses to the spool directory. The module sleeps for a
random period t, where 0<=t<=max_sleep microseconds
before accessing the spool directory. This probably isn't useful. Default:
Send debugging information to syslog.
On a typical GNU/Linux system, add something like the following to
, e.g. at the top.
account required /opt/sge/lib/lx-amd64/pam_sge_authorize.so \
On some systems it might be necessary to copy pam_sge_authorize.so into, say,
, and instead use it as
auth required pam_sge_authorize.so
TACC. Man page by Dave Love, based on material from Bill Barth, TACC.