slurm_resume(1) Slurm suspend, resume and requeue functions

Other Alias

slurm_suspend, slurm_requeue


#include <slurm/slurm.h>

int slurm_suspend (
       uint32_t job_id


int slurm_resume (
       uint32_t job_id


int slurm_requeue (

        uint32_t job_id


SLURM job ID to perform the operation upon.


slurm_suspend Suspend the specified job.

slurm_resume Resume execution of a previously suspended job.

slurm_requeue Requeue a running or pending SLURM batch job. The job script will be restarted from its beginning, ignoring any previous checkpoint.


Zero is returned upon success. On error, -1 is returned, and the Slurm error code is set appropriately.


ESLURM_DISABLED the operation is currently disabled (e.g. attempt to suspend a job that is not running, resume a job that is not currently suspended, or requeue a job on which the operation has been disabled).

ESLURM_INVALID_JOB_ID the requested job id does not exist.

ESLURM_ACCESS_DENIED the requesting user lacks authorization for the requested action (e.g. not user root or SlurmUser).

ESLURM_JOB_PENDING the requested job is still pending.

ESLURM_ALREADY_DONE the requested job has already completed.

ESLURM_NOT_SUPPORTED the requested operation is not supported on this system.


These functions are included in the libslurm library, which must be linked to your process for use (e.g. "cc -lslurm myprog.c").


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