Software and Computing

Disk space for FY09

Institution disk space

The below is what was gathered as the call sent to starsoft "Inquiry - instit

2009

Requirements and resource planing for 2009.

Software and Computing phone meeting

2009-04-08 12:00
2009-04-08 13:15
Etc/GMT-5
Wednesday, 8 April 2009
1-189, HighSpeed conference bridge, at 16:00 (GMT), duration : 01:15
TimeTalkPresenter
12:00Overview of SpaceCharge and alignement issues in Year7 data ( 00:20 ) 0 filesGene Van Buren (BNL)
12:20QA overview, problems and fixes ( 00:15 ) 0 filesGene Van Buren (BNL)
12:35Event filtering in simulation ( 00:15 ) 0 filesVictor Perevoztchikov (BNL)
12:50Material budget differentials ( 00:15 ) 2 filesVictor Perevoztchikov (BNL)
13:05AOB ( 00:05 ) 0 filesAll (All)

Run 9 (pp500 and pp200)

 Run 9:

The old method was used for the following datasets:

AFS and STAR login scripts

STAR Login Testing

Run 5

2005 Beamline Calibration

Information about how this calibration is done, and links to other years, can be found BeamLine Constraint.

Run 6 (pp)

 

Run 4 (pp)

 

Run 2 (200 GeV pp)

Finding primary vertex seeds

What is done to find the seeds

Pass 1

In this pass, the seed finding was done on a per-run basis.

Run 3 (200 GeV dAu and pp)

 

Software and Computing phone meeting

2009-03-11 12:00
2009-03-11 13:00
Etc/GMT-5
Wednesday, 11 March 2009
1-189, HighSpeed conference bridge, at 16:00 (GMT), duration : 01:00
TimeTalkPresenter
12:00BBC beam background scalers ( 00:20 ) 0 filesGene Van Buren (BNL)
12:20Embedding requests summary, review of te new schedule ( 00:20 ) 1 fileParticia Fachini (BNL)
12:40Review of opened issues ( 00:15 ) 0 filesAll
12:55AOB ( 00:05 ) 0 filesAll (All)

Mazu whitelist (alpha version)

First draft of database servers and ports for Mazu white-listing

 

Software and Computing phone meeting

2009-03-04 12:00
2009-03-04 13:00
Etc/GMT-5
Wednesday, 4 March 2009
1-189, HighSpeed conference bridge, at 17:00 (GMT), duration : 01:00
TimeTalkPresenter
12:00SVT slow simulator tuning ( 00:20 ) 1 fileStephen Baumgart (Yale)
12:20Embedding requests summary ( 00:15 ) 1 filePatricia Fachini (BNL)
12:35Opened simulation requests, time estimates and schedule ( 00:20 ) 5 filesVictor Perevoztchikov, Lidia Didenko (BNL)
12:55AOB ( 00:05 ) 0 filesAll (All)

Software and Computing phone meeting

2009-02-18 12:00
2009-02-18 13:00
Etc/GMT-5
Wednesday, 18 February 2009
1-189, HighSpeed conference bridge, at 17:00 (GMT), duration : 01:00
TimeTalkPresenter
12:00Status of the network reshape ( 00:10 ) 0 filesJerome Lauret (BNL)
12:10ROOT 5.22.00 readiness (and Qt4) ( 00:10 ) 0 filesValeri Fine / Jerome Lauret (BNL)
12:20Data (re)production for early SL08c ( 00:10 ) 0 filesLidia Didenko (BNL)
12:30SSD Slow simulator ( 00:20 ) 1 fileJonathan Bouchet (KSU)
12:50AOB ( 00:20 ) 0 filesAll (All)

Accessing The STAR Protected Network

Creating An Account

To get access to the STAR SSH gateways (which will also allow access to the generic

Software and Computing phone meeting

2009-02-11 12:00
Etc/GMT-5
Wednesday, 11 February 2009
1-189, HighSpeed conference bridge, at 17:00 (GMT), duration : 00:00
TimeTalkPresenter
12:00Embedding opened requests and priorities ( 00:15 ) 1 fileParticia Fachini (BNL)
12:15Simulation requests, status & readiness ( 00:15 ) 1 fileVictor Perevoztchikov (BNL)
12:30Database monitoring ( 00:15 ) 1 fileDmitry Arkhipkin (JINR)
12:45d+Au data re-production ( 00:10 ) 0 filesAll (All)
12:55AOB ( 00:20 ) 0 filesAll (All)

Table schema

FastOffline table schema follows - table are rarely created this way.

Software and Computing phone meeting

2009-02-04 12:00
Etc/GMT-5
Wednesday, 4 February 2009
1-189, HighSpeed conference bridge, at 17:00 (GMT), duration : 00:00
TimeTalkPresenter
12:00Summary of the plan for h+/h- in d+Au ( 00:10 ) 0 filesJerome Lauret (BNL)
12:10D0 simulation production, d+Au test sample ( 00:10 ) 0 filesLidia Didenko (BNL)
12:20RICH scalers ( 00:20 ) 1 fileChristopher Powell (LBNL)
12:40Status updates ( 00:15 ) 0 filesAll (BNL)
12:55AOB ( 00:05 ) 0 filesAll (All)

STAR Grid Activities

2009-01-29 13:00
2009-01-29 14:00
Etc/GMT-4
Thursday, 29 January 2009
1-189 and phone conference, at 18:00 (GMT), duration : 01:00
Site reports:
	-BNL
	-PDSF
	-WSU

EC2 / Virtualization status

KISTI/networking news
	-Network reshape status

OSG News and meeting reports


Phone / bridge information:
In the US, call 1-605-475-8500

Enter Conference Room Number : 5343115
Skype +99008275343115


-Wayne Betts

 

HOW-TO: compile RunLogDb daemon

  1. Login to root@onldb.starp.bnl.gov
  2. Copy latest "/online/production/database/Run_[N]/" directory contents to "/online/production/database/Run_[N+1]/"
  3. Grep eve