qmonfont error on my Ubuntu box for a while. When I ssh to the cluster master node and try to start
qmonto check the status of the queues, I got font missing errors. Today I did some intensive Google search and found out the solution: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/gridengine/+bug/511043
To fix, just do (on your working machine, not the cluster)
sudo apt-get install xfont-base xfont-75dpi xfont-100dpiREMEMBER: You need to restart X to make the change effective. You can log out and re-log in (on your working machine).
qmonfor checking queue load. If installing the fonts do not help, you can use the command
qstat -g cto check queue load.