UROC: Deborah Harris

MINERvA Software Authorization

  • Fixed .k5login entry for special kerberos principal. (Forgot to add principal with @FNAL.GOV)

MINOS RMS Insallation

  • Installed the version we use at Tufts – Contains modified rms.sh
  • Configurations as in wiki, used port 22
  • 2 Missing Libraries Installed
    • libjpeg62
    • libungif-bin
  • Fixed .k5login on minos-gateway-nd.fnal.gov with connecting using Tufts UROC. (Forgot to add principal with @FNAL.GOV)\
  • After some connection trials with different ports I started to get the following ERROR on Debbie’s and Tufts Uroc
    • Socket Server = localhost:19123
    • channel 2: open failed: connect failed: Connection refused
    • HistoDisplay: ERROR: Socket->Receive failed. resRecv = -1.
    • ==> Closing the socket connection..
    •  ==> Please open again.
    • Failed to get ConsumerInfo

UROC: Deborah Harris

UBUNTU 12.04 32-Bit Installation

  • Username: minerva
  • Hostname: 23-25-1-49-static.hfc.comcastbusiness.net
  • All Required software and ROOT 5.34 Installed
  • .bashrc modified for ROOT and Minerva Software Requirements
  • Kerberos installed and modified for FNAL.GOV connection

UROC Software Installation

  • All Software installed, UROC_sw_manager.py works!
  • Waiting for modification of the access control list (ACL) of the MINERvA NuMI Router from Fermilab IT Department

UROC: Deborah Harris

Bios Settings

  • Advanced
    • USB Configuration
      • USB Ports
        • Enable
      • USB Legacy
        • Enable
  • Boot
    • Boot Menu Type
      • Advance
    • Boot to Optical Devices
      • Disable
    • Boot to Removable Devices
      • Enable
    • Boot to Network
      • Disable
    • USB Boot
      • Enable
    • Boot USB Devices First
      • Enable
    • USB Mass Storage Emulation Type
      • All Fixed Disc


  • Kerberos Special Principal

    • minerva-roc/minerva/23-25-1-49-static.hfc.comcastbusiness.net
  • Hostname
    • 23-25-1-49-static.hfc.comcastbusiness.net
  • Kerberos Special Principal added to the .k5login File on the following machines
    • mnvonlinemaster
    • mnvonline0
    • mnvonline1
    • mnvonline2
    • mnvonlinebck1
    • mnvonlinelogger
    • minerva-evd
  • Carrie McGivern added the Hostname to the /etc/hosts.allow on the same list above
    • /etc/hosts.allow modification requires root password
    • minerva-evd.fnal.gov /etc/hosts.allow Allows all hosts
    • Contacted with Jim Smedinghoff (smedinghoff@fnal.gov)
    • minerva does not using ACNET anymore
    • Contacted with Arthur E Kreymer (kreymer@fnal.gov)


  • Uroc User Details.xls Modified with new UROC Information
  • Manual for Expert Authorization updated


UROC: Deborah Harris

  • Deborah Harris wants to use an old UROC at her home
  • Current Configuration
    • Static IP:
    • IP Host: 23-25-1-49-static.hfc.comcastbusiness.net
    • Machine Hostname: uroc.hep.utexas.edu
  • Static IP configured successfully and ping works
    • ping
    • ping 23-25-1-49-static.hfc.comcastbusiness.net
  • Package requires hostname check: Online/mnvdaqrunscripts/
    • install.sh modified: Added “23-25-1-49-static.hfc.comcastbusiness.net” as known hosts
    • tagged Online/mnvdaqrunscripts/ as v3r6p1
  • ControlRoomTools/UROC_sw_manager.py modified
    • Changed Online/mnvdaqrunscripts/ version to v3r6p1
  • Updated UROC User Details and uploaded to MINERvA-doc-9303