Software Release Notes for Build "2018B"

Release Date: September 4th, 2018
Release Name: 2018B
General Description:

Telescope Operator Overview Information

  • shows Time-To-Limits in PCSGUI
  • shows GCS integration values
  • ./gotemp -> ./gomcspu

Support Astronomer Overview Information

  • none

The Details

New Functionality Tests that need to be performed with the Telescope

  • none

Patches to the Release

  • none

Known Bugs

  • none

Release Overview

  • none

IIF list of Public Data Dictionary Variables

Operating System, System Configuration, TCS and Hardware Computers

TCS Servers / Workstations

  • none

jet computer, DSP, FPGA

  • mcstemp was replaced with mcspu, call ./gomcspu instead of ./gotemp (./gotemp will print warning)

Networks

  • none

PLCs

  • none

FACSUM - Facility Summary

WEATHERSTATION - Weather Station

TCS Subsystems and GUIs, and significant configuration files

AOS - Adaptive Optics

  • AOSGUI
    • none

DDS - Data Dictionary Server

  • DDS
    • none

  • DDSGUI
    • none

ECS - Enclosure Control

  • ECSGUI
    • none

ENV - Environmental Sensors

  • ENVGUI
    • none

IIF - Instrument Interface

  • IIFGUI
    • none

GCS - Guiding Control

  • GCS
    • flip_X values - see IT 7291
    • stores to reflective memory guiding integrals

  • GCSGUI
    • uses flip values for default display - see IT 7291

LSS - Event Logging

  • LSSGUI
    • none

MCS / mcstemp - Mount Control

  • MCSGUI
    • none

OSS - Optical Support

  • OSSGUI
    • none

PCS - Pointing Control

  • PCS
    • computes time to limits (TimeToLimits.cpp), displays TTLs in PCSGUI
    • generate warnings if time to limits is approaching predefined values
    • pcs.TTL entry in shared memory

  • PCSGUI
    • shows time to limits in GUI

Screenshot-20180712124529-1795x668.png

  • Pointing Kernel / Pointing Kernel tools
    • updated pk version to 2.3.3

PMC - Primary Mirror Cell

  • PMC
    • fixed problem occurring when PMC is started when VxWorks does not run (DUMMY mirror instead of GLASS)

  • PMCGUI
    • none

  • pmcclient
    • none

PSF - Point Spread Function

  • PSFGUI
    • none

TCS GUI

  • none

tcs.conf

  • none

TCS Common Software

commandreturn - client command status returns

  • none

commandsequencer - client/subsystem command handling

  • none

core - foundation routines

  • none

editor - data dictionary editor

  • none

eventhandler - event handling

  • none

networkconfig - subsystem management

  • none

reflectivememory - global shared memory

  • none

rpc - communication protocol

  • none

setvalue - reflective memory access

  • none

tcs_config - tcs configuration

  • none

utility

  • none

viewer - data dictionary viewer

  • none

TCS Tools

DDAccess - Data Dictionary Writer client

  • none

ddsclient - Data Dictionary Subsystem client

  • none

iifclient - Instrument Interface client

  • none

lbtswitcher

  • none

Telemetry

  • none
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
DDNamesEXT DDNames manage 52 K 05 Nov 2018 - 16:04 PetrKubanek External names of available variables.
Screenshot-20180712124529-1795x668.pngpng Screenshot-20180712124529-1795x668.png manage 197 K 12 Jul 2018 - 20:03 PetrKubanek PCSGUI changes
Topic revision: r6 - 05 Nov 2018, PetrKubanek
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