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Thomas Diehl, 11/18/2013 01:38 PM

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h1. Daily check list
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h2. Before 2pm
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# Perform End Of Night Checklist in the logbook if the observers didn't do it.
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# Publish the nightsum in the morning if the observers didn't do it.
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# Complete CTIO end of night report if the observers didn't do it.
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# Be aware of our observers arrival to and departure from the mountain. 
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# Prepare the nightly plan page, including populating Almanac and Weather info
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# Check the instrument status (read the logbook, talk to people)
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# Check the DM status
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# Check SISPI status 
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# Check what scripts are needed/present for calibration, SNe, main survey
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# Send out the agenda for the 4pm meeting (if to occur) to des_observers@fnal.gov
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# Check diskspace.  Log into one of the observer machines as user "sispi"
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<pre>
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setup SISPI
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check_diskspace
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</pre>
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If any disks are filling up (>90% for observer2, >93% for the pipeline
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machines) send an email to Klaus and Ann (kh@physics.osu.edu and
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elliotta@mps.ohio-state.edu)
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h2. Late afternoon
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# Check with telops if SISPI instance and the GUIs were restarted.
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# Ask telops to point telescope to white spot and fire afternoon calibration scripts
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# Chair the 4pm meeting and present observing plan
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# Edit the observing plan if needed
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# Perform the Late Afternoon Checklist in the logbook
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# "Mark Exposures not to be processed"
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# "Implement the data quality":https://cdcvs.fnal.gov/redmine/projects/desops/wiki/DM_into_Database
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# Make sure observers are present and roles are defined/understood
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h2. Night
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# Check that the dome flats finished ok
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# Perform the Beginning of Night Checklist in the logbook
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# Write the Synopsis_Night logbook entry 
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# Keep the logbook 
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# Make sure the observers understand what they are doing
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# Make sure the observers get off to a good start
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# Be available to the observers if they have questions or problems
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# Try to get some sleep