artdaq Release Notes 2.03.00 (01-Jun-2017)


This version of artdaq fixes some bugs and finalizes new features from development release v2_02_03. Issues documented here reflect changes between the v2_02_03 tag and the v2_03_00 tag.

This version of artdaq can be built against art v2_06_03 (s48) ,v2_06_02 (s47), or v2_06_01 (s46). It can be built with gcc v4_9_3a (e10) and gcc v6_3_0 (e14).

Also, artdaq can be built with the Infiniband or Ethernet MPI libraries, and these are controlled by qualifiers ib and eth.

The default set of qualifiers for this version of artdaq is e10:s46, which implies the eth qualifier.


artdaq version:"v2_03_00"

New features:

  • Feature #16743: Add metrics reporting to RawEventQueueReader
  • Feature #16705: Add Git commit information to BuildInfo classes

Bug fixes and Improvements:

  • Bug #16744: Get endpoint ranks from TransferInterface Plugin, not configuration

Operational changes:

  • none

Known issues:

  • none

Dependent Package Notes

Install Instructions

To install this version of artdaq on a new machine, you can use the following steps:
  • download the pullProducts script from
  • 'chmod +x pullProducts' (to make the script executable)
  • 'cd <tarfile directory>' (to avoid cluttering up the current directory with downloaded tarfiles)
  • '<pathToScript>/pullProducts <product_topdir> slf6 artdaq-2.03.00 s46-e10 prof'
  • '<pathToScript>/pullProducts <product_topdir> slf6 artdaq-2.03.00 s46-e10 debug'
  • '<pathToScript>/pullProducts <product_topdir> <other CET-supported OS codes> artdaq-2.03.00 <other sX-eY combinations> <prof|debug>'