How to start data taking
Turn on computers and other hardwares
All services listed below start automatically when computer is
booted. Normally you need to do nothing about that.
- mserver (megonln01)
mserver publishes ODB to network. If it fails to start,
please start it manually.
It is required by all processes which access
ODB. Experiments are defined in /etc/exptab of
- mhttpd (megonln01)
mhttpd gives http interface for run control. If it fails
to start, please start it manually.
- btp/camdrv (megonln01)
These are device drivers for VME and CAMAC interface
card. If it fails you may need to re-install. In that
case, see here.
- Open meglnon01 and start all programs.
ssh -X muegamma@megonln01;
meg-lpt.vi is a virtual instruments of Labview. It
controls slow devices via MSCB except for HV. To start
it, double click the meg-lpt.vi icon on the desktop.
- HV edit
(megsc01 or Windows PC in the counting house)
HV edit is a GUI application to control HV. To start
it, double click the HV edit icon on the desktop.
[Last Update: 24-Feb-2005]