Taken from PBS Professional Admin Guide
The Configuration Parameters can be found at /var/spool/pbs/mom_priv/config
- Controls whether users not submitting jobs have access to this machine. When True, only those users running jobs are allowed access.
- Format: Boolean
- Default: off
- List of users who are exempt from access restrictions applied by $restrict_user. Maximum number of names in list is 10.
- Format: Comma-separated list of usernames; space allowed after comma
- Allows system processes to run when $restrict_user is enabled. Any user with a numeric user ID less than or equal to value is exempt from restrictions applied by $restrict_user.
- Format: Integer
- Default: 999
To restrict user access to those running jobs, add:
To specify the users who are allowed access whether or not they are running jobs, add:
$restrict_user_exceptions User1, User2
To allow system processes to run, specify the maximum numeric user ID by adding: