ESD Software Engineering

 

Cron Jobs

The Unix based Control System in development and production makes use of cron jobs to periodically take care of certain tasks, such as disk maintance.  This page provides a summary list of all cron jobs and instructions on how start, kill, and troubleshoot.

General

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Production

All production cron jobs are started from the cddev account on the host specified in the table below.
 
PEPII
Description Cron Tab File Script Log File Host Account Contact
Luminosity GIF File Management /afs/slac/g/cd/soft/script/trscrontab.cddev xgrab2gif
dailygif
/tmp/lum.log
/tmp/lumd.log
slcs2 cddev Jingchen Zhou
Channel Archive Monitor /afs/slac/package/cmlog/appl/ChanArchMon/crontab.pepii_monitor log_scanner_pepii.csh /tmp/pepii_monitor.log slcs2 ???? Bob Hall
Channel Archive Engine Data Copy /afs/slac/g/cd/soft/script/trscrontab.cddev st.archDataCopy.pepii /tmp/pepii_arch.log  slcs2 cddev Bob Hall
Channel Watcher /afs/slac/g/soft/script/trscrontab.prod.cddev /tmp/pepii_???.log opi00gtw02 cddev Mike Zelazny

 
NLCTA
Description Cron Tab File Script Log File Host Account Contact
Channel Archive Monitor /afs/slac/package/cmlog/appl/ChanArchMon/crontab.nlcta_monitor log_scanner_nlcta.csh /tmp/nlcta_monitor.log opi00gtw04 ????? Bob Hall
Channel Archive Engine Data Copy /afs/slac/g/cd/soft/script/trscrontab.cddev st.archDataCopy.nlcta /tmp/nlcta_arch.log  opi00gtw04 cddev Bob Hall
Channel Watcher /afs/slac/g/soft/script/trscrontab.prod.cddev /tmp/nlcta_???.log opi00gtw02 cddev Mike Zelazny
Acoustic Sensor File Maintenance /afs/slac/u/cd/jingchen/bin/trscrontab.nlcta.test nlcta_acsensor.csh /tmp/nlcta_acsensor.log 
/usr/local/bin/nlcta_cleanup.log
opi00gtw04
opi00gtw00
jingchen Jingchen Zhou

Development

All development cron jobs are started from the cddev account on the host specified in the table below.
 
 
Description
Cron Tab File Script Log File
Host
Account Contact
NFS Toaster File Maintenance /afs/slac/g/cd/soft/script/trscrontab.cddev trimfile None nlcdev-opi05 cddev Ron Mackenzie


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Last modified: Friday, February 22, 2002