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-The data for v189a should be recorded to the first of the new sets of xraids (7 x 500 GB)\\ +The data for v189a should be recorded to the first of the new sets of xraids (7 x 500 GB)\ 
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---\\ +Data being recorded to first set of Xraid disks as labeled: /​data/​xraid0. Interestingly this is the right-hand bank of disks.\ 
-\\ +
-====== Tidbinbilla Setup notes for V189a\\ ====== +Data recorded as follows:\ 
-\+
-=====  Config notes\\ ===== +09:​50:​00 ​-> 09:​50:​30 ​  duration was set to 30s, whoops!\ 
-  *  Centre freqs = 1650, 1682 MHz MHz\+09:58:00 -> 10:​27:​12 ​  ​Stopped to reconfigure caching settings on the Xraids
-  *  Polarisation = LCP\+10:28:00 -> end\ 
-  *  1st LO = 1380 MHz\+
-  *  mix to 160 MHz into DAS\+Notes:\ 
-  *  so 2nd LO for USB mix \+ ​09:​50:​00 ​  On point and recording\ 
-    *  IFP1: 1650 - 1380 + 160 = 430 MHz\+ ​12:​28:​00 ​  ​(approx time) IF2 unplugged briefly for a sanity check\ 
-    *  IFP1: 1682 - 1380 + 160 = 462 MHz\+ ​12:​37:​00 ​  ​Antenna off point for ~ 30s for another sanity check\ 
-  *  DAS profile = vsop_f.pro\+ ​12:​42:​00 ​  After conversation with Adam, can see no problems with the \ 
-\+            system so suspect lack of fringes to Tid is due to checking \ 
-\+            software not handling the mixture of bands and pols correctly. \ 
-=====  SOE\\ ===== +            Have double checked frequency setup, antenna pointing, recorder\ 
-====  Before the track\\ ==== +            clock etc and all looks correct.\ 
-  *  Block 0 rack config\+
-    *  Split L-band signal then amplify, attennuate, mix etc to IFP1, 2\+
-    *  2nd LOs\+--\ 
-      *  1: 430 MHz\+
-      *  2: 462 MHz\+====== Tidbinbilla Setup notes for V189a\ ====== 
-  *  PCFS\+
-    *  sched files\+=====  Config notes\ ===== 
-      *  fix timing\+  *  Centre freqs = 1650, 1682 MHz MHz\ 
-      *  add source commands\+  *  Polarisation = LCP\ 
-    *  modify PRC file\+  *  1st LO = 1380 MHz\ 
-      *  VFC patching\+  *  mix to 160 MHz into DAS\ 
-        *  patch in L-band and set LOs to 286 MHz (1666 MHz Sky)\+  *  so 2nd LO for USB mix \ 
-      *  S2 config\+    *  IFP1: 1650 - 1380 + 160 = 430 MHz\ 
-  *  start DAS software\+    *  IFP1: 1682 - 1380 + 160 = 462 MHz\ 
-    *  configuration vsop_f.pro\+  *  DAS profile = vsop_f.pro\ 
-    *  adjust attenuators\+
-  *  tidvsi\+
-    *  203.5.58.205 ​ (admin LAN only, use jplvisitor account)\+=====  SOE\ ===== 
-    *  check time\+====  Before the track\ ==== 
-    *  use disko\+  *  Block 0 rack config\ 
-    *  vsib_record -m 3 -c xxxx -e /dev/vsib -t 32400s -o /​blah/​v189a-ti\+    *  Split L-band signal then amplify, attennuate, mix etc to IFP1, 2\ 
-      *  configure and start\+    *  2nd LOs\ 
-  *  xplot\+      *  1: 430 MHz\ 
-    *  on pcfs40: /​usr2/​st/​vlbisrv/​start_vlbisrv dflt\+      *  2: 462 MHz\ 
-    *  on eac40: /​opt/​rmc/​bin/​xplot -rh pcfs40\+  *  PCFS\ 
-  *  start PCFS software\+    *  sched files\ 
-    *  ssh ops@pcfs40\+      *  fix timing\ 
-    *  pcfsa-remote\+      *  add source commands\ 
-      *  S2, S-RCP, S-LCP, maintenance\+    *  modify PRC file\ 
-    *  start the schedule\+      *  VFC patching\ 
-    *  configure VFCs with ifds and vclba\+        *  patch in L-band and set LOs to 286 MHz (1666 MHz Sky)\ 
-====  At start of track\\ ==== +      *  S2 config\ 
-  *  NMC\+  *  start DAS software\ 
-    *  Link\+    *  configuration vsop_f.pro\ 
-      *  Build link with antenna and receiver, spacecraft 50 (VLBI), pass 0, two receivers.\+    *  adjust attenuators\ 
-    *  antenna startup\+  *  tidvsi\ 
-      *  in NMC:CTRL Connection Control:\+    *  203.5.58.205 ​ (admin LAN only, use jplvisitor account)\ 
-        *  AP D TRK  (to show the track display)\+    *  check time\ 
-          *  Check for:\+    *  use disko\ 
-          * * delut ~ +229 ms\+    *  vsib_record -m 3 -c xxxx -e /dev/vsib -t 32400s -o /​blah/​v189a-ti\ 
-          * * models for encoder and position should be 3SPIG.AC1 and 3SCIB.SEM respectively\+      *  configure and start\ 
-        *  ap band s\+  *  xplot\ 
-        *  ap move r=240\+    *  on pcfs40: /​usr2/​st/​vlbisrv/​start_vlbisrv dflt\ 
-        *  ap semn 3spig.ac2\+    *  on eac40: /​opt/​rmc/​bin/​xplot -rh pcfs40\ 
-        *  ap semn 3scib.sem\+  *  start PCFS software\ 
-        *  ap radec  9.63649 -24.94850 ​ (j0038-24)\+    *  ssh ops@pcfs40\ 
-        *  ap mode ac2\+    *  pcfsa-remote\ 
-        *  ap d sts (check all green. click on antenna to see brakes status)\+      *  S2, S-RCP, S-LCP, maintenance\ 
-        *  ap trk (start the antenna)\+    *  start the schedule\ 
-        *  (make safety page)\+    *  configure VFCs with ifds and vclba\ 
-        *  ap resm trk\+====  At start of track\ ==== 
-    *  start three connection blocks\+  *  NMC\ 
-      *  connection blocks -> NDcontrol (Note PID)\+    *  Link\ 
-      *  connection blocks -> UWVcontrol (Note PID)\+      *  Build link with antenna and receiver, spacecraft 50 (VLBI), pass 0, two receivers.\ 
-      *  connection blocks -> APCcontrol (Note PID)\+    *  antenna startup\ 
-    *  start the E-log TDN\+      *  in NMC:CTRL Connection Control:\ 
-      *  TDNs -> ** log? **\+        *  AP D TRK  (to show the track display)\ 
-      *  move to '​logs'​ workspace\+          *  Check for:\ 
-    *  receiver config\+          * * delut ~ +229 ms\ 
-        *  us d smap\+          * * models for encoder and position should be 3SPIG.AC1 and 3SCIB.SEM respectively\ 
-        *  us d xmap\+        *  ap band s\ 
-        *  (double-click on dichroic to move it IN)\+        *  ap move r=240\ 
-        *  (configure with double-clicks)\+        *  ap semn 3spig.ac2\ 
-        *  D1 D CNF 3\+        *  ap semn 3scib.sem\ 
-        *  (select SC 99 and S band and [apply])\+        *  ap radec  9.63649 -24.94850 ​ (j0038-24)\ 
-        *  make carrier 2280 MHz\+        *  ap mode ac2\ 
-        *  if fail to pick up correct LNA:\+        *  ap d sts (check all green. click on antenna to see brakes status)\ 
-          *  D1 set uwv reset\+        *  ap trk (start the antenna)\ 
-          *  d1 set uwv srla2o2\+        *  (make safety page)\ 
-        *  D2 D CNF 4\+        *  ap resm trk\ 
-        *  (select SC 99 and S band and [apply])\+    *  start three connection blocks\ 
-        *  make carrier 2280 MHz\+      *  connection blocks -> NDcontrol (Note PID)\ 
-        *  if fail to pick up correct LNA:\+      *  connection blocks -> UWVcontrol (Note PID)\ 
-          *  select connection "​none"​\+      *  connection blocks -> APCcontrol (Note PID)\ 
-          *  select connection DSS43SO2\+    *  start the E-log TDN\ 
-        *  if still failing\+      *  TDNs -> ** log? **\ 
-          *  D1 set uwv reset\+      *  move to '​logs'​ workspace\ 
-          *  d1 set uwv srla2o2\+    *  receiver config\ 
-        *  configure noise diode\+        *  us d smap\ 
-          *  d1 d prf 3 and d2 d prf 4\+        *  us d xmap\ 
-          *  click on REC button in CNF windows\+        *  (double-click on dichroic to move it IN)\ 
-          *  select 12.5K and frequency = on, apply\+        *  (configure with double-clicks)\ 
-          *  then enable/​disable,​ check in each IF\+        *  D1 D CNF 3\ 
-          *  to modulate\+        *  (select SC 99 and S band and [apply])\ 
-          * * 0.25 K, 20 Hz, 5s, enable\+        *  make carrier 2280 MHz\ 
-          *  repeat for D2\+        *  if fail to pick up correct LNA:\ 
-\+          *  D1 set uwv reset\ 
-  *  boresight\+          *  d1 set uwv srla2o2\ 
-    *  manual offsets e.g:\+        *  D2 D CNF 4\ 
-      *  ap po xel 0.1\+        *  (select SC 99 and S band and [apply])\ 
-  *  PCFS\+        *  make carrier 2280 MHz\ 
-    *  check atten levels\+        *  if fail to pick up correct LNA:\ 
-\+          *  select connection "​none"​\ 
-\+          *  select connection DSS43SO2\ 
-  *  schedule file changes\+        *  if still failing\ 
-remove all:\+          *  D1 set uwv reset\ 
-st=\+          *  d1 set uwv srla2o2\ 
-et\+        *  configure noise diode\ 
-unlod\+          *  d1 d prf 3 and d2 d prf 4\ 
-setup0*\+          *  click on REC button in CNF windows\ 
-ready\+          *  select 12.5K and frequency = on, apply\ 
-tape\+          *  then enable/​disable,​ check in each IF\ 
-\+          *  to modulate\ 
-Add to prc file:\+          * * 0.25 K, 20 Hz, 5s, enable\ 
-\+          *  repeat for D2\ 
- ​define ​ ifds          06132201809x ​           ​\+
- ​ifd=,,​nor,​nor ​\+  *  boresight\ 
- ​lo=lo1,​1380,​usb,​lcp,​1.0,​0 ​\+    *  manual offsets e.g:\ 
- ​patch=lo1,​1h,​2h,​3h,​4h,​5h,​6h,​7h,​8h,​9h,​10h,​11h,​12h,​13h,​14h ​\+      *  ap po xel 0.1\ 
- ​enddef\+  *  PCFS\ 
- ​define ​ vclba         ​06132201825x ​           ​\+    *  check atten levels\ 
- ​vc01=285.99,​16.00,​ul\+
- ​vc02=285.99,​16.00,​ul\+
- ​vc03=285.99,​16.00,​ul\+  *  schedule file changes\ 
- ​vc04=285.99,​16.00,​ul\+remove all:\ 
- ​vc05=285.99,​16.00,​ul\+st=\ 
- ​vc06=285.99,​16.00,​ul\+et\ 
- ​vc07=285.99,​16.00,​ul\+unlod\ 
- ​vc08=285.99,​16.00,​ul  ​\+setup0*\ 
- ​vc09=285.99,​16.00,​ul  ​\+ready\ 
- ​vc10=285.99,​16.00,​ul  ​\+tape\ 
- ​vc11=285.99,​16.00,​ul  ​\+
- ​vc12=285.99,​16.00,​ul  ​\+Add to prc file:\ 
- ​vc13=285.99,​16.00,​ul  ​\+
- ​vc14=285.99,​16.00,​ul  ​\+ ​define ​ ifds          06132201809x ​           \ 
- !+1s\+ ​ifd=,,​nor,​nor \ 
- ​valarm\+ ​lo=lo1,​1380,​usb,​lcp,​1.0,​0 \ 
- ​enddef\+ ​patch=lo1,​1h,​2h,​3h,​4h,​5h,​6h,​7h,​8h,​9h,​10h,​11h,​12h,​13h,​14h \ 
- ​define ​ postob ​       00000000000x\+ ​enddef\ 
- ​enddef\+ ​define ​ vclba         ​06132201825x ​           \ 
- ​define ​ sched_end ​    ​00000000000x ​           ​\+ ​vc01=285.99,​16.00,​ul\ 
- ​sy=echo "​QUIT"​ | netcat nmc-ws4 -q 2 6543\+ ​vc02=285.99,​16.00,​ul\ 
- ​sy=echo "​QUIT"​ | netcat nmc-ws4 -q 2 6643\+ ​vc03=285.99,​16.00,​ul\ 
- ​sy=echo "​TERMINATE"​ | netcat nmc-ws4 -q 2 6743\+ ​vc04=285.99,​16.00,​ul\ 
- ​enddef\+ ​vc05=285.99,​16.00,​ul\ 
- \+ ​vc06=285.99,​16.00,​ul\ 
- \+ ​vc07=285.99,​16.00,​ul\ 
-\+ ​vc08=285.99,​16.00,​ul ​ \ 
-\+ ​vc09=285.99,​16.00,​ul ​ \ 
-\\+ ​vc10=285.99,​16.00,​ul ​ \ 
 + ​vc11=285.99,​16.00,​ul ​ \ 
 + ​vc12=285.99,​16.00,​ul ​ \ 
 + ​vc13=285.99,​16.00,​ul ​ \ 
 + ​vc14=285.99,​16.00,​ul ​ \ 
 + ​!+1s\ 
 + ​valarm\ 
 + ​enddef\ 
 + ​define ​ postob ​       00000000000x\ 
 + ​enddef\ 
 + ​define ​ sched_end ​    ​00000000000x ​           \ 
 + ​sy=echo "​QUIT"​ | netcat nmc-ws4 -q 2 6543\ 
 + ​sy=echo "​QUIT"​ | netcat nmc-ws4 -q 2 6643\ 
 + ​sy=echo "​TERMINATE"​ | netcat nmc-ws4 -q 2 6743\ 
 + ​enddef\ 
 + \ 
 + \ 
 +
 +
 +\
  
  
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