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lbaops:rtfcobs [2019/09/29 11:01]
chrisphillips [Logging Onto Observatories]
lbaops:rtfcobs [2020/02/18 11:01] (current)
chrisphillips [Mark5b]
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 | Mopra        | mpvsi1-ext.atnf.csiro.au ​ | vlbi      |                           | | Mopra        | mpvsi1-ext.atnf.csiro.au ​ | vlbi      |                           |
 | Hobart ​      | hovsi.phys.utas.edu.au ​   | vlbi      | /​mnt/​flexbuf_0/​fringtest ​ | | Hobart ​      | hovsi.phys.utas.edu.au ​   | vlbi      | /​mnt/​flexbuf_0/​fringtest ​ |
-| Ceduna ​      | flexbuffcd #1#             ​| observer ​ | /​mnt/​fringtest ​           |+| Ceduna ​      | flexbuffcd #1#            | observer ​ | /​mnt/​fringtest ​           |
 | Tid          | 203.5.58.205 ​             | vlbi      |                           | | Tid          | 203.5.58.205 ​             | vlbi      |                           |
 | ASKAP        | cira10.atnf.csiro.au ​     | vlbiobs ​  ​| ​                          | | ASKAP        | cira10.atnf.csiro.au ​     | vlbiobs ​  ​| ​                          |
 | Wark30 ​      | 156.62.231.134 ​           | oper      | /​raid1/​etransfer/​wa ​      | ''​-nofilter''​ for obs.pl | | Wark30 ​      | 156.62.231.134 ​           | oper      | /​raid1/​etransfer/​wa ​      | ''​-nofilter''​ for obs.pl |
-| Hart#​2# ​        ​| 192.96.5.244 ​  ​| oper     ​ +| Hart#​2# ​     | 192.96.5.244 ​             | oper                                ​
-| Katherine#​3,​4#​ | <​addme>​ .            ​| observer ​   | ~/vbs .  ​| ''​-nofilter''​ for obs.pl |+| Katherine#​3,​4#​ | flexbuffke ​             ​| observer ​ | ~/vbs                     ​| ''​-nofilter''​ for obs.pl ​
 +| Yarragadee ​  | mk5yg                     | oper      | /​data/​fringtest ​          ​| ​  |
  
 #1# Log onto hovsi first then use ''​rtfc-tunnel''​ to ssh with appropriate tunnels setup #1# Log onto hovsi first then use ''​rtfc-tunnel''​ to ssh with appropriate tunnels setup
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 ===== Mark5b ===== ===== Mark5b =====
  
-''​Obs.pl''​ supports Mark5B recording, as long as the "''​mark5access'' ​library and utilities are installed and accessible. Note this depends on the VLBI schedule having had explicit fringe test times added. Transfer times from Hartebeesthoek are terrible slow - usually it is faster to transfer the file by some other means then run ''​obs.pl''​ on a local machine.+''​Obs.pl''​ supports Mark5B recording, as long as the "​mark5access" ​library and utilities are installed and accessible. Note this depends on the VLBI schedule having had explicit fringe test times added. Transfer times from Hartebeesthoek are terrible slow - usually it is faster to transfer the file by some other means then run ''​obs.pl''​ on a local machine.
  
 +
 +===== RTFC Software support =====
 +
 +Please make sure the following are installed on all Mark5/​flexbuf machines from which RTFC will be run
 +
 +  * up-to-date mark5access (ensure m5time and m5slice in path. Good to have m5spec and m5bstat also)
 +  * subversion package (e.g, `apt-get install subversion`)
 +  * RTFC installed from subversion in either `~/RtFC` or `~/​evlbi/​RtFC`
 +  * `setup.sh` in `RtFC` directory and appropriately edited ​
 +  * Optionally "​source"​ RtFC `setup.sh` from login scripts
 +
 +==== Installing RtFC ====
 +
 +<​code>​
 +  > svn co https://​svn.atnf.csiro.au/​evlbi/​trunk evlbi
 +   (or svn co https://​svn.atnf.csiro.au/​evlbi/​trunk/​RtFC RtFC)
 +  > cd evlbi/RtFC
 +  > wget https://​cpan.metacpan.org/​authors/​id/​C/​CP/​CPHIL/​Astro-0.78.tar.gz
 +  > tar zxvf Astro-0.78.tar.gz ​
 +  > mv Astro-0.78/​Astro/​ .
 +  > cp setup-template.sh setup.sh
 +</​code>​
 +
 +Edit setup.sh as appropriately. Add RtfC directory to PATH and PERL5LIB, Set RTFC_CORRELATOR and RTFC_CONTROL to localhost if using ssh tunneling or pam0 if directly connection. Set ANTNAME and ANTID appropriately (ANTNAME anything descriptive,​ ANTID has to match vexfile).
  
  
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