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qhold - Man Page

places a hold on jobs in a familiar pbs format


qhold [-h u|o|s|n] job_id...


The qhold command requests that a hold be placed on a job.  A job that is on hold is not eligible for execution.  There are three supported holds: USER, OTHER (also known as operator or batch), and SYSTEM.

If the -h option is not specified, the USER hold will be applied to the specified jobs.


-h hold_type

Specifieds the types of holds to be placed on the job.

The hold_type argument is a one of the characters "u", "o", "s" or "n".  The hold type associated with each letter is:

    B<u> - USER

    B<o> - OTHER

    B<s> - SYSTEM

    B<n> - None
-? | --help

brief help message


full documentation

Exit Status

On success, qhold will exit with a value of zero. On failure, qhold will exit with a value greater than zero.


2024-01-27 perl v5.38.2 User Contributed Perl Documentation