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QHOLD(1) User Contributed Perl Documentation QHOLD(1)


qhold - 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.


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

2022-05-06 perl v5.34.0