How to start TDUControl

Log in

Start a terminal (usually on nova-daq-01), and log in

Setup the Environment

 >source DAQOperationsTools/

 >export LD_LIBRARY_PATH=/usr/local/qwt-5.2.2-svn/lib/:$LD_LIBRARY_PATH 

Start the App

 >TDUControl -r -p

The client should automatically connect to the Near Detector Master TDU and be set into listen mode.

If the auto connect fails: Connect to the TDU Master

  • select "Near Detector Master" in the Application
  • click "Connect"

If auto syncs fail: Reset the TDUControl into listen mode

  • From the Config dropdown menu select "Reset Runcontrol Listen"
  • This is need for example after a restart of the DDS system.


  • If connecting to the Near Detector Master (Primary) does not work, try connecting to (Secondary)