>From: "Alliss, Randall J." <address@hidden> >Organization: NGC >Keywords: 200511151537.jAFFbu7s016602 LDM McIDAS-XCD bufr Hi Randy, re: how is your processing setup >Ok...let me see if I can explain. > >1) We have a box hooked to the NOVRA receiver (noaapnew) >2) Its connected to another box (noaapxcd) which is running >mcidasXCD2004 ( I think we need to upgrade to 2005) >3) So the data comes in through the LDM and it is then transfered to the >noaapxcd machine. The data is sent using the LDM from noaapnew to noaapxcd, correct? How is the data processed out of the LDM queue into XCD? The reason I ask is you might be doing something recommended by SSEC, and I do something that I developed, and they might be different. To answer a previous question, if you send all model products (all of the bufr producs are put into the HDS feed) received to the McIDAS-X binary ingester, ingebin.k, and do nothing else with them, then they will be "lost" if the McIDAS-XCD side is not setup to process them correctly. All bufr products have an 'I' or 'J' as the first letter of their product ID. Knowing this, you can use the LDM utility 'notifyme' on either the NOAAPORT ingest machine (noaapnew) or on your XCD machine (noaapxcd) to see their receipt: <as 'ldm'> notifyme -vxl- -f HDS -o 3600 -p '^[IJ]' This lists out all bufr products received within the last 3600 seconds. When it catches up to the end of the queue, it will show you the products as they are received. >4) Other machines can then access the live data through standard mcidas >commands. > >Does this help? Mostly. The 'notifyme' example above will convince you that you are receiving the bufr products from NOAAPORT. The question to be answered next is what is being done with them: - what did you setup in your ~ldm/etc/pqact.conf file for an action for HDS products - how did you configure your McIDAS-XCD data monitor to process the bufr products Cheers, Tom
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