[Pw_forum] qe does not read input file

Paolo Giannozzi giannozz at democritos.it
Mon Jan 7 12:05:10 CET 2013

On Mon, 2013-01-07 at 16:18 +0530, Surender wrote:

> it works fine in serial (with one processor) and parallel (with all 8
> processors) on a SINGLE node. but pw.x does read the input file when run
> with more than 8 processors (or on multiple nodes). i search the forum &
> find some suggestions, like
> 1) i should use "-inp" in place of "<"

good suggestion

> 2) and full path for both the executable and input file

I don't think this should make any difference

> i tried both solutions but no success. i dont know where i am going wrong?

you aren't going wrong: likely it is your machine that is configured in
a funny way. First of all, anyway, please install v.5.0.2 + this patch:
just to be sure that it wasn't some already fixed problem 

Paolo Giannozzi, IOM-Democritos and University of Udine, Italy

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