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RCE Set-up: equipment & connections

Current RCE Set-up (lab 345)

  • ATCA 2 slot crate (Asis)

  • 3COM Switch

  • RCEs - 8 chips possible to connect per RCE
    • Top shelf: 26 & 27 & RTM
    • Bottom shelf: 38 & 39 & RTM

  • HSIOs - one per RCE shelf
    • HSIO Virtex4 Board
    • (HSIO Virtex4 Board ) TBC

  • ATLAS IBL adaptor board HSIO Interface
    • Previously, ATLAS Cosmic Ray HSIO Interface (Replaces ATLAS Stave 0 Test HSIO Interface)
    • HSIO firmware must be updated for interface board: currently HsioStave0_00000008_nonrot_me_noddr.mcs (Autumn 2016)

  • Optic fibre connections
    • RTM XCVR4 to HSIO
    • RTM XCVR1 to SFP port (45) on switch
    • RTM XCVR1 to SFP port (46) on switch

  • Connecting to the Shelf Manager
    • Requires one female-to-female RS232 cable.
    • Tried using terminal emulator CuteCom but unable to log in to shelf manager using log in name root.
    • To launch CuteCom:
      • Navigate to cutecom-0.14.2
      • run $sudo ./cutecom (must use sudo or access to ports will be denied)
    • Works for HyperTerminal in Windows
      • Launch HyperTerminal on a Windows machine and connect to port COM1. Power On the ATCA crate and log in using log in name root
      • Use baud rate 115200 (Manual says use 9600 but this dones't appear to work!)
      • How to turn down the fans? - Current setting is 9 (out of 15).
      • Use command: 'clia minfanlevel 3'

Current PC (Since 2014)

  • PPEPC170 (New PC) running SL5 (x86_64)
    • PC has two ethernet cards with ip address 194.36.1.70 and 10.129.3.12.
    • All DetDev members have been given access to the home directory (25/10/2013).
    • Installation
      • sudo yum install --enablerepo=dag apt (complete)
      • sudo mkdir daq/slc5 (complete)
      • sudo wget cern.ch/RceDevelopment/repo/apt.tar.gz (complete)
      • sudo tar -zxvf apt.tar.gz (complete)
      • sudo ./apt-wrapper-init (complete)
      • sudo ./apt.wrapper-get update (complete)
      • sudo ./apt-wrapper-get install RceDAQ_04_00_01 (complete)
      • sudo mkdir /IBLDAQ (complete)
      • download daq scripts
      • sudo tar -zxvf daq.tar.gz -C /IBLDAQ/
      • sudo ln -s /IBLDAQ/daq/IBLDAQ-0-0-0 ~/daq (To make ~/daq the sym link remove this directory first)
      • Installation complete - system running OK
    • Installed Software
      • Canopy (Python IDE)
        • 5/12/2013: Set Canopy as python default so ipython runs from command line. (ipython --pylab)
      • TeamViewer 7
      • ROOT 5.34/10

Old PC (<2014)

  • PPEPC120 running SL5 (x86_64) (This PC was shipped to DESY for August Testbeam)
    • PC has 2 ethernet cards with ip addresses 194.36.1.123 and 10.129.3.9
    • 10.129.3.9 connects to RCE set-up
    • Andrew Stewart and Andrew Pickford are administrators on this machine.
    • Installed software:
      • Python 2.4.3
      • Python 2.5.6
      • Enthought - Canopy IDE
      • National Instruments VISA
      • Geany
      • TeamViewer
      • ROOT 5.18

-- Kenneth Wraight - 2016-02-17

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