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NOvA DAQ Software

The DAQ software is distributed with SRT (SoftRelTools).

  • The main distribution in use is the Base Release, located in
    /nova/novadaq/releases/<release_name>
  • The test release lives in
    /home/novadaq/testRelForOperations
    It currently serves two purpose:
    1. DAQOperationsTools, which contains scripts and utilities used to control the active software environment, and drive the DAQ system
    2. minor fixes and updates when running in a quasi-development mode.

UPS Products

External products are distributed with UPS (Universal Product Service). They live in
/nova/ups

Operations Scripts

/home/novadaq/DAQOperationsTools
Scripts in the package DAQOperationsTools define the DAQ software environment and control the running of applications. This includes the "novadaq_setup.sh" script, which is used by the shell function "setup_online". Most files in this directory are links:
  • bin: link to the test release bin directory
  • various scripts: links to DAQOperationsTools package in the test release

Configurations

XML files used/generated by NovaDAQConfiguration live in
/nova/configuration/NDOS

Log files

Log files produced by DAQ Applications live in
/daqlogs/NDOS/Partition<0-3>/

Data

  • DCS mode data live in
    /data/NDOS
  • Pedestal data (DSO mode) live in
    /data/PedestalData/PedScans