artdaq Release Notes 2.03.01 (07-Aug-2017)


This version of artdaq can be built against art v2_07_03 (s50), 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_01"

New features:

  • Feature #17392: Add additional error handling to CommandableFragmentGenerator
  • Feature #17393: ROOT Output module which allows specification of exact file name (i.e. /dev/null)

Bug fixes and Improvements:

  • Bug #16361: The v2_00_00 implementation of DataReceiverManager can drop fragments if the EndOfData fragment is not the last one received.
  • Bug #17391: CommandableFragmentGenerator may miss requests that arrive after EndRun

Operational changes:

  • Include statements normalized (#include "header" for cet-based products, #include <header> for external products)

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-2.03.01 s46-e10 prof'
  • '<pathToScript>/pullProducts <product_topdir> slf6 artdaq-2.03.01 s46-e10 debug'
  • '<pathToScript>/pullProducts <product_topdir> <other CET-supported OS codes> artdaq-2.03.01 <other sX-eY combinations> <prof|debug>'