Hall D Meeting Report, September 18, 2017

Report not given.

  • web re-design
    • drupal training
    • meeting with groups
  • grid
    • fooling with containers
    • updating oasis
  • There is new documentation for my_sim-recon.sh.
  • several builds: sim-recon 2.17.0, mcsmear 1.0, 1.1, rcdb 0.02, hdgeant4 1.4.0

Hall D Staff Meeting Items, July 11, 2016

  • new release: 2.1.0
  • RCDB deployed as part of standard build
  • C++11 features now allowed for simulation and reconstruction code, modifications in scripts setup, tests (nightly, b1pi)
  • gluex-software@googlegroups.com
  • updated list of JLab shift takers
  • write-through cache adjustments
    • small files clean-up
    • forced write and pin
    • get and pin
    • leader board software for cache
  • ASCR case study for GlueX and Hall D
  • preparations for sim1.1

Hall D Staff Meeting Report, September 8, 2014


  • branch to trunk, tagger changes, problems being worked on
  • preparation for commissioining simulation continue
  • preparations for dc3 continue

Start Counter

  • start counter arrived
  • signals with source in eel
  • light tightening complete


  • fsu working on timming calibration with cosmics

Hall D Staff Meeting Report, August 25, 2014

  • start counter
    • all issues worked out
    • time resolution with polished counters better than any prototype
    • construction started
    • delivery Sep. 2
  • tof
    • working on timing calibration
    • need more data
  • offline
    • big changes revolving around timing scheme
    • simulation of commissioning configuration
  • online
    • adding signals to EPICS alarm handler
  • personal
    • review proposal for data mining
    • shifts on solenoid

Hall D Staff Meeting Report, August 11, 2014

Not given, other topics discussed

  • Start Counter Readiness Review
  • Start counter test fit done
  • Software Tests succeeding again
  • Working on Data Challenge
  • Working on Build System
  • review proposal for data mining, CLAS



Hall D Staff Meeting Report, June 30, 2014

  • start counter buffing looks good
    • buffing help
    • base time resolution not bad
    • haze gone
  • Werner wrote letter to McNeal asking for more scintillator
  • new version of ccdb imminent: Sean found bug, Dmitry fixed it, non-default variations
  • mid-august for data challenge
  • nightly build fixed: David
  • TOF and SC checklists
  • TOF snd SC shift-takers instructions
  • gave a talk on data analysis to W&M students, big data visit
  • served on review panel for HPS DAQ and offline readiness



Hall D Staff Meeting Report, May 5, 2014

  • converting nightly builds to scons
  • getting srm going
  • ubuntu 14.4