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Version 5 (Kirsty Duffy, 01/22/2018 04:11 PM) → Version 6/27 (Kirsty Duffy, 01/25/2018 04:58 PM)

h1. New DAQ Expert Documentation -- Test

[[Guide for new expert]]
# Slides from school
# overview
* DAQ system
* control room
* cron jobs

[[How to solve DAQ problems]]
Go to this page for some tips on how to solve DAQ problems you might encounter:
* A guide for new experts for where to start in diagnosing problems
* Some case studies showing how experts solved previous problems
* A troubleshooting page describing how to do certain things you might need to do as a DAQ expert (including, but not limited to, fixing shifter problems)

[[Reference Pages]]
Reference pages for things you might need to know about the DAQ. For example (not a complete list):
* Config files -- what do the parameters mean? How do you make and upload config files?
* How to log in as root on the DAQ machines
* Ganglia -- how to access the ganglia metrics, and explanations of individual metrics
* Cron jobs -- cron jobs that should be running on the online machines and how to check them

# do config (including explanation on each parameter)
* list of config files and their purposes (different page)
# login as root
# use ganglia
* what does every matrix mean
# check what cron jobs are running
# Expert Default ASIC Configuration
# Expert RunType Convention
# Expert Hardware Trigger Bits