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  2591   Thu Feb 11 18:33:54 2010 josephb, alexUpdateComputersStatus of the IP change overA few machines have still not been changed
over, including a few laptops, mafalda, ottavia,
and c0rga.
  
  2593   Thu Feb 11 19:20:44 2010 ranaUpdateComputersStatus of the IP change overAfter Joe left:


   Turned on op440m and returned him
his keyboard and mouse.
    Damped
  
  2594   Fri Feb 12 11:44:11 2010 josephbUpdateComputersStatus of the IP change over

    
        
  
  2595   Fri Feb 12 11:56:02 2010 josephbUpdateComputersNodus slow ssh fixedKoji pointed out that logging into Nodus
was being abnormally slow.  I tracked
it down to the fact we had forgotten to update
  
  2597   Fri Feb 12 13:56:16 2010 josephbUpdateComputersFinishing touches on IP switch overThe GPIB interfaces have been updated to
the new 192.168.113.xxx addresses, with Alberto's
help.
  
  2599   Fri Feb 12 15:59:16 2010 josephbUpdateComputersTestpoints not workingNon-testpoint channels seem to be working
in data viewer, however testpoints are not. 
The tpman process is not running on fb40m. 
  
  2603   Sat Feb 13 18:58:31 2010 josephb, alexUpdateComputersfb40m testpoints fixedI received an e-mail from Alex indicating
he found the testpoint problem and fixed
it today:
  
  2610   Wed Feb 17 12:45:19 2010 josephbUpdateComputersUpdated Megatron and its firewallI updated the IP address on the Cisco Linksys
wireless N router, which we're using to keep
megatron separated from the rest of the network. 
  
  2626   Mon Feb 22 11:46:55 2010 josephbUpdateComputersfb40mI fixed the JetStor 416S raid array IP
address by plugging in my laptop to its ethernet
port, setting my IP to be on the same subnet,
  
  2627   Mon Feb 22 12:48:31 2010 josephb, alex, kojiUpdateComputersFE machines now coming upEven after bringing up the fb40m, I was
unable to get the front ends to come up,
as they would error out with an RFM problem.
  
  2628   Mon Feb 22 13:08:27 2010 josephbUpdateComputersMinor tweaks to c1omcWhile working on c1omc, I created a .cshrc
file in the controls home directory, and
had it source the cshrc.40m file so that
  
  2637   Wed Feb 24 12:08:31 2010 KojiUpdateComputersRFM goes red -> recovered by the nuclear optionMost of the RFM went red this morning.
I took the nuclear option and it seemed to
be recovered.
  
  2646   Sun Feb 28 23:47:52 2010 ranaUpdateComputersrosalbaSince Rosalba wanted to update ~500
packages, I let it do it. This, of course,
stopped the X server from running. I downloaded
  
  2649   Mon Mar 1 22:38:12 2010 ranaUpdateComputersRC sensitivity to RINThe overnight triangle wave I ran on the
AOM drive turns out to have produced no signal
in the FAST feedback to the PZT.
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  2695   Mon Mar 22 16:57:45 2010 josephb,daisuke, alexConfigurationComputersMegatron test points working againWe changed the pointer on /cvs/cds/caltech/target/gds/bin/awgtpman
from
/opt/gds/awgtpman    to
  
  2729   Mon Mar 29 15:26:47 2010 MottHowToComputersNew script for controlling the AG4395AI just put a script in the /cvs/cds/caltech/scripts/general/netgpibdata/
directory to control the network analyzer
called AG4395A_Run.py .   A section
  
  2734   Tue Mar 30 11:16:05 2010 josephbHowToComputersezca update information (CDS SVN)I'd like to try installing an updated multi-threaded
ezca extension later this week, allowing
for 64-bit builds of GDS ezca tools, provided
  
  2738   Wed Mar 31 03:45:49 2010 MottHowToComputersNew script for controlling the AG4395A 
I took data for the 2 NPRO PLL using
the script I wrote for the AG4395, but it
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  2744   Wed Mar 31 16:55:05 2010 josephbUpdateComputers2 computers from Alex and Rolf brought to 40mI went over to Downs today and was able
to secure two 8 core machines, along with
mounting rails.  These are very thin
  
  2772   Mon Apr 5 13:52:45 2010 AlbertoUpdateComputersFront-ends down. RebootedThis morning, at about 12 Koji found all
the front-ends down.
At 1:45pm rebooted ISCEX, ISCEY,
  
  2786   Sun Apr 11 13:51:04 2010 AlbertoOmnistructureComputersWhere are the laptops?I can't find the DELL laptop anywhere in
the lab. Does anyone know where it is?
Also one of the two netbooks is missing.
  
  2787   Sun Apr 11 19:05:34 2010 KojiOmnistructureComputersWhere are the laptops?One dell is in the clean room for the suspension
work.

  
  2791   Mon Apr 12 17:37:52 2010 josephbUpdateComputersY end simulated plant progressCurrently, the y end plant is yep.mdl. 
In order to compile it
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  2798   Tue Apr 13 12:49:35 2010 josephbUpdateComputersY end simulated plant progress

    
        
  
  2808   Mon Apr 19 13:23:03 2010 josephbConfigurationComputersyum update fixed on control room machinesI went to Ottavia, and tried running yum
update.  It was having dependancy issues
with mjpegtools, which was a rpmforge provided
  
  2832   Thu Apr 22 15:44:34 2010 josephbUpdateComputers I updated the default FILTER.adl file located
in /home/controls/cds/advLigo/src/epics/util/
on megatron.  I moved the yellow ! button
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  2844   Mon Apr 26 11:29:37 2010 josephbUpdateComputersUpdated bitwise.pm in RCG SVN plus other fixesTo fix a problem one of the models was
having, I checked the CVS version of the
Bitwise.pm file into the SVN (located in
  
  2878   Tue May 4 14:57:53 2010 josephbUpdateComputersOttavia has movedOttavia was moved this afternoon from the
control room into the lab, adjacent to Mafalda
in 1Y3 on the top shelf.  It has been
  
  2891   Thu May 6 19:23:54 2010 FrankSummaryComputerssvn problemsi tried to commit something this afternoon
and got the following error message:
Command: Commit  
  
  2971   Fri May 21 16:41:38 2010 Alberto, JoUpdateComputersIt's a boy!Today the new Dell computer for the GSCS
(General SURF Computing Side) arrived.
We put it together and hooked it
  
  2998   Thu May 27 08:22:57 2010 AidanUpdateComputersRestarted the elog this morning    
  3061   Wed Jun 9 21:05:44 2010 ranaSummaryComputersop540m is not to be usedThis is a reminder (mainly for Steve, who somehow   
  3080   Wed Jun 16 11:31:19 2010 josephbSummaryComputersRemoved scaling fonts from medm on AllegraBecause it was driving me crazy while working
on the new medm screens for the simulated
plant, I went and removed the aliased font
  
  3081   Wed Jun 16 18:12:16 2010 nancyConfigurationComputers40MARSi added my laptop's mac address to teh
martian at port 13 today.
 
  
  3083   Wed Jun 16 18:44:07 2010 AlbertoConfigurationComputers40MARS


   
        
            
  
  3106   Wed Jun 23 15:15:53 2010 josephbSummaryComputers40m computer security issue from last night and this morningThe following is not 100% accurate, but
represents my understanding of the events
currently.  I'm trying to get a full
  
  3115   Thu Jun 24 13:02:59 2010 JenneUpdateComputersSome lunchtime reboots[Jenne, Megan, Frank]
We rebooted c1iovme, c1susvme1, and
c1susvme2 during lunch.  Frank is going
  
  3120   Fri Jun 25 12:09:27 2010 kiwamuUpdateComputersGPIB controller of HP8591EI've
just stolen a GPIB controller, an yellow
small box, from the spectrum analyzer HP8591E.
  
  3159   Tue Jul 6 17:05:30 2010 Megan and JoeUpdateComputersc1iovme rebootWe rebooted c1iovme because the lines stopped
responding to inputs on C1:I00-MC_DRUM1.
This fixed the problem.
  
  3172   Wed Jul 7 22:22:49 2010 JenneUpdateComputersSome channels not being recorded!!![Rana, Jenne]
We discovered
  
  3176   Thu Jul 8 14:11:16 2010 josephbUpdateComputersSome channels not being recorded!!!This has been fixed,
thanks to some help from Alex.  It doesn't
  
  3178   Thu Jul 8 15:19:27 2010 josephb, kojiConfigurationComputersAdded Zonet camera to IP table on linux1We gave the Zonet camera the IP 192.168.113.26
and the name Zonet1.
We did this by modifying the /var/named/chroot/var/named/113.168.192.in-addr.arpa.zone
  
  3179   Thu Jul 8 15:43:58 2010 ranaUpdateComputersSome channels not being recorded!!!

    
        
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  3185   Fri Jul 9 11:09:14 2010 josephbUpdateComputersFb40m and a few other machines turned off briefly just before 11amI turned off fb40m2 and fb40m temporarily
while we added an extra power strip 
to the (new) 1X6 rack at the bottom in the
  
  3226   Thu Jul 15 11:58:50 2010 josephbUpdateComputersAdded channel to ADCU_PEM (C0DCU1)I modified the C1ADCU_PEM.ini file in /cvs/cds/caltech/chans/daq/
(after making a backup), and added a temporary
channel called C1:PEM-TEMP_9, the 9 corresponding
  
  3237   Fri Jul 16 15:57:19 2010 josephb,kiwamuUpdateComputersNew X end FE and IO chassis workWe finished setting up the new X end front
end machine (still temporarily called c1scx),
and attached it to its IO chassis. 
  
  3238   Fri Jul 16 16:07:14 2010 josephbUpdateComputersPossible solution for the last ADC After talking with Jenne, I realized the
ADC card in the c1ass machine was currently
going unused.  As we are short an ADC
  
  3239   Fri Jul 16 16:12:31 2010 AlbertoConfigurationComputersc1susvme1/2 rebootedToday I noticed that the FE SYNC counters
of c1susvme1/2 on the RFM network screen
were stuck at 16384. I tried to reboot the
  
  3257   Wed Jul 21 12:20:29 2010 josephb, kiwamuUpdateComputersMegatron temporarily disconnected, c1iscex firewalled, green FE testWe are moving towards a first test of getting
Kiwamu's green locking signals into the new
front end at the new X end, as well as sending
  
  3308   Wed Jul 28 12:53:32 2010 channaUpdateComputersnds data listenerFor the sake of writing it down: /cvs/cds/caltech/apps/linux64/rockNDS   
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