-- JeanPierreCachemiche - 9 Oct 2007

Reminder: on the control room PC the TFC panels are accessible at G:\online\ecs\Shortcuts\TFC\TFC_UI_DEN as shortcuy

Procedure First switch off the ODIN board.
Then switch it on. Then:

  • Launch a console on marmuon4
  • Type ssh -X tfc@marmuon4
  • For password ask Richard or Pierre-Yves.
  • Type _ssh OdinV204 _ to connect on ODIN's CCPC
  • Type top and wait the end of process jbi_pci which programs the board.
  • Check that the process TFC_server is running, else restart from beginning frown
  • Type q to exit the top program
  • Type exit to log out from OdinV204.
Launch the PVSS interface by typing: startPA 3.6 Project Administrator.png Click on TFC30 and then on the green light icon. Thre windows open:
  • the log viewer window
  • the PVSS console
  • the FSMOperate panel
In the FSMOperate panel expand the tfc_10 node, then the TFC node Right click on TFC_PART04 and select View : the Top panel opens. Check the number of Orbits is refreshed periodically and the TFC server caption in the upper right of the panel is blue with value OK. If not restart from the very beginning frown frown Under State click on the locker button and click on Take : the greyed not ready field turns to yellow. Click on not ready and choose get ready : the field becomes blue and displays READY

Configuration to get 16 consecutive L0_ACCEPT Under the Sub-system field double click on tfcodin04: a panel opens Click on the Triggers 2 tab. Tune the parameters in the Periodic trigger A field:

  • Periodic trigger A period : 1
  • Periodic trigger A offset : 0
  • Per. trig. A burst length : 16
Then click on Apply display and close to close the window.

To send periodic triggers Tick the periodic trigger A case in the L0 trigger field on the right. Click on the READY button and select START RUN : a window opens. Click SEND : the window closes. Then the TFC is running with periodic triggers.

To stop the periodic triggers Click on the RUNNING button and select STOP RUN. Untick the periodic trigger A case Click on the NOT_READY button and select GET READY : the green light nearly in front of -Periodic trigger A_ switches off.

To send single shot triggers Click on the READY button and select START RUN : a window opens. Click SEND : the window closes. TFC is running without triggers. Click on the Single shots button : a window opens. You can send single shot triggers by clicking on the Shoot buton in front of trigger A

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