GlueX Meeting Report, July 19, 2017

  • New version package: version_2.13.2.xml
    • New versions of jana, sim-recon, root, ccdb, hdgeant4, and gluex_root analysis
    • faster CCDB startup, but fix to end problem, included
    • Corresponding release of HDPM 0.7.2
  • mcsmear development branch, Sean
  • Running mini launches on the grid
    • updates to OSG capabilities from Richard and Sean
  • HDvis update
    • Runs in the browser
    • Reads events from a Jana-based server
  • Computing Round Table
    • OSG: GlueX experience – Prof. Richard Jones (University of Connecticut)
    • OSG: Overview and plans – Prof. W├╝rthwein Frank (University of
      California, San Diego)
    • Experience with Singularity – Dr. Matthew Vaughn (Texas Advanced
      Computing Center)

GlueX Meeting Report, May 24, 2017

  • OSG activity
    • decision on software export method for the short term: gridmake
    • Richard, Sean, Mark fooling with Submit Host, scosg16.jlab.org
    • Volunteer for hosted compute element (HCE): CMU
    • FIU cluster: work started on config for GlueX
  • Event Display
    • Dmitry and Thomas have made some progress, ROOT/EVE-based project
  • MCwrapper in hd_utilities 1.6 release last Friday
  • GitHub and certificates
    • don’t need them anymore
    • were needed for JLab man-in-the-middle attack
    • GitHub now whitelisted