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= Comtra DAQ Software =
 
  
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= How to login to DAQ server =
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* From an accelerator machine: '''ssh -X compton@itfcomtradaq0'''
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Note: '''compton''' is the COMTRA DAQ account and uses ssh authorized_keys for login - no need to enter password
  
== How to login to DAQ server ==
 
  
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= Helicity Generator Board GUI =
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[[file:comtra_helboard.png|right|300px]]
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Execute the following:
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'''% go_helboard.sh'''
  
== Helicity Generator Board GUI ==
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= PMT HV GUI =
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[[file:Comtra_hv.png|right|400px]]
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Execute the following:
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'''% go_hv.sh'''
  
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= Magnet Power Supply GUI =
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[[file:Comtra_magnetps.png|right|400px]]
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Execute the following:
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'''% go_magnetps.sh'''
  
== PMT HV GUI ==
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'''Note:''' The "~" next to the Current Readback will open up '''strip chart''' for the Magnet Current.
  
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Right-click and "Detach" to put it in it's own window.
  
== Amplifier GUI ==
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= CODA =
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== To start CODA ==
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[[file:CODA3_desktop.png|right|800px]]
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Execute the following:
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'''% startCoda'''
  
== How to start a run ==
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== Select a configuration ==
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From Run Control panel, select in the following order (Note: if any of the selection is already completed, move to the next step):
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# '''Configurations''' => '''CODA Config''' => '''COMTRA_Sample'''
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# '''Configure'''
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# '''Download'''
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# '''Prestart''' (or '''Start'''. Note that '''Start''' combines both '''Prestart''' and '''Go''')
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# '''Go'''
  
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== To stop a run ==
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# '''End'''
  
== How to analyze a run ==
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== To start a new run, select ==
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# '''Prestart''' (or '''Start'''. Note that '''Start''' combines both '''Prestart''' and '''Go''')
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# '''Go'''
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# '''End'''
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== Apply a config file change or select a new configuration ==
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# '''Reset'''
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# Repeat steps from '''To start CODA'''
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= CODA Script =
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/usr/local/coda/run_scripts/EpicsStart
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= How to analyze a run =
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The current COMTRA DAQ decoder is found in
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compton@itfcomtradaq0:~/analysis/decoder
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This is a similar decoder setup as what is found on itfmdaq0.
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[[UITF Mott Analysis]]

Latest revision as of 11:01, 19 October 2022

How to login to DAQ server

  • From an accelerator machine: ssh -X compton@itfcomtradaq0

Note: compton is the COMTRA DAQ account and uses ssh authorized_keys for login - no need to enter password


Helicity Generator Board GUI

Comtra helboard.png

Execute the following:

% go_helboard.sh

PMT HV GUI

Comtra hv.png

Execute the following:

% go_hv.sh

Magnet Power Supply GUI

Comtra magnetps.png

Execute the following:

% go_magnetps.sh

Note: The "~" next to the Current Readback will open up strip chart for the Magnet Current.

Right-click and "Detach" to put it in it's own window.

CODA

To start CODA

CODA3 desktop.png

Execute the following:

% startCoda

Select a configuration

From Run Control panel, select in the following order (Note: if any of the selection is already completed, move to the next step):

  1. Configurations => CODA Config => COMTRA_Sample
  2. Configure
  3. Download
  4. Prestart (or Start. Note that Start combines both Prestart and Go)
  5. Go

To stop a run

  1. End

To start a new run, select

  1. Prestart (or Start. Note that Start combines both Prestart and Go)
  2. Go
  3. End

Apply a config file change or select a new configuration

  1. Reset
  2. Repeat steps from To start CODA

CODA Script

/usr/local/coda/run_scripts/EpicsStart

How to analyze a run

The current COMTRA DAQ decoder is found in

compton@itfcomtradaq0:~/analysis/decoder

This is a similar decoder setup as what is found on itfmdaq0. UITF Mott Analysis