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Subject: RE: Bug in mbbo and mbbi records in Base 7.0
From: Mark Rivers <rivers@cars.uchicago.edu>
To: "'Johnson, Andrew N.'" <anj@anl.gov>, "core-talk@aps.anl.gov" <core-talk@aps.anl.gov>
Date: Mon, 24 Sep 2018 23:52:17 +0000
I have tested the patch and it fixes the problem.

Thanks for the quick response!

Mark


-----Original Message-----
From: core-talk-bounces@aps.anl.gov <core-talk-bounces@aps.anl.gov> On Behalf Of Johnson, Andrew N.
Sent: Monday, September 24, 2018 6:07 PM
To: core-talk@aps.anl.gov
Subject: Re: Bug in mbbo and mbbi records in Base 7.0

Hi Mark,

On 09/24/2018 05:59 PM, Mark Rivers wrote:
> Just a heads up that I found there is a bug in the mbbo and mbbi 
> records in 7.0 today.  The problem is that one cannot modify the ZRVL 
> through FFVL fields at run-time, which is a problem on our beamlines.
> 
> Andrew found the problem in the special() functions in these records 
> and should have a patch soon.

I filed this bug in Launchpad:
  https://bugs.launchpad.net/epics-base/+bug/1794196

The git patch is attached ("git apply filename.patch" should work), please test and let me know the results.

Thanks,

- Andrew

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References:
Bug in mbbo and mbbi records in Base 7.0 Mark Rivers
Re: Bug in mbbo and mbbi records in Base 7.0 Johnson, Andrew N.

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