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Subject: Re: areaDetector question
From: Jörn Dreyer <j.dreyer@hzdr.de>
To: tech-talk@aps.anl.gov
Date: Tue, 17 Apr 2018 15:18:25 +0200
Hi Hinko,

I tried your suggestion, but still no success. That's what ca get delivers 
back.

~ $caget -d 2 HIBEF:XFEL:image1:ArrayData | more
HIBEF:XFEL:image1:ArrayData
    Native data type: DBF_FLOAT
    Request type:     DBR_FLOAT
    Element count:    1000
    Value:            2.02038e-39 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

I looked at the array in the readout function of the driver,. There it is 
correctly filled with meaningfull values.

Regards,

Jörn

Am Dienstag, 17. April 2018, 14:58:43 CEST schrieb Hinko Kocevar:
> Hi Jörn,
> 
> looking at your dbLoadRecords it seems you are about four times over
> the default MAX ARRAY bytes (16 kB); 8000 x float64 (8 bytes) = 64kB.
> Try lowering the count NELEMENTS=1000 and see if that works.. if all
> good you can set an environment variable to handle more than 16 kB by
> exporting EPICS_CA_MAX_ARRAY_BYTES in BOTH, IOC and command line where
> caget is executed:
> 
> # in IOC
> epicsEnvSet EPICS_CA_MAX_ARRAY_BYTES 10000000
> 
> # in terminal setting to 10Mb
> export EPICS_CA_MAX_ARRAY_BYTES=10000000
> 
> HTH, hinko
> 
> On Tue, Apr 17, 2018 at 2:24 PM, Jörn Dreyer <j.dreyer@hzdr.de> wrote:
> > I'm currently developing an areaDetector module for a sensor that delivers
> > its information as double values. The code is ready, but I'm somehow not
> > able to setup the ioc correctly to deliver the data in the NDStdArray.
> > Looking with caget at the ArrayData it shows all values as zero.
> > 
> > Here is what my dbLoadRecords line looks like:
> > 
> > dbLoadRecords("$(ADCORE)/db/NDStdArrays.template", "P=$
> > (PREFIX),R=image1:,PORT=Image1,ADDR=0,TIMEOUT=1,NDARRAY_PORT=$
> > (PORT),TYPE=Float64,FTVL=FLOAT,NELEMENTS=8000")
> > 
> > My question is, has anybody before tried to read floats? With another
> > driver that reads UInt32 values, I succeeded to setup the ioc.
> > 
> > Regards,
> > 
> > Jörn Dreyer


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