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==What's for today? (5/21/2009)==
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[[HIP | Back to HIP main page]]<br>
*Netbook
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[http://stewie.cs.earlham.edu:8888/ GOTO Web Interface Cacti]<br>
**Find out mac address
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==TODO during this summer, 2009==
**Put that in CS network
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*Testing H2O Unit "End to End"
**Find wireline mac address
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** Use EcoWatch with 650 and sonde and optional GPS for ad-hoc sampling, link to instructions
**Ask Fitz his Windows xp
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**Test data flow from sonde to database via cell phone.  Readings log and then correctly labeled graphs of all the parameters.
**install virtual machine (vmware or virtual box)
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**Add the board's temperature to the data that is collected, uploaded, and graphed (see the eeapnode software for an example).
*Clean up Dennis 4th floor
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**Add the battery's voltage to the data that is collected, uploaded, and graphed.
*Change the battery of GPS
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**Test what happens WRT the board booting (with phone and sonde attached) when the battery is brought back from 0 charge to full charge.
*List up the solutions from last year
 
*Share the product of the mash up google earth + gnu plot + gimp
 
**Final pdf file
 
**kml file
 
**gnu plot script
 
**etc
 
*Why are the EEAP nodes not recording data in the database?
 
*Testing the flow of electric current of pmp4
 
**To charge the battery of pmp4
 
*To write up infobomb script guide
 
*Learn Python and Perl
 
*<s>To test 600R + 650MDS + GPS</s>
 
**650MDS data can be uploaded only on windows with EcoWatch (ACL 11)
 
*<s>Debugging: why stewie does not transfer data into database from data directory?</s>
 
*<s>To research for a better printer</s>
 
*<font color='red'>Questions</font>
 
**How do I connect to pmp via USB from Baker?
 
**<s>Conductivity does not appear on Cacti. Why?</s>
 
**<s>I left the pmp5 switch on last night but pmp5 did not send any data to stewie. Why?</s>
 
**<s>I want to see crontabs in stewie which is owned by root.</s>
 
**<s>What do we print by printer of portable test kit?</s>
 
**<s>How do I log in database at stewie?</s>
 
  
==TODO==
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*Identify/configure software for batch download and real-time download/mapping of eTrex datastream on Zoey.
*Testing H2O Unit "End to End"
 
**Find out how to use Minicom
 
**Test data flow from sonde to database via cell phone.
 
  
 
*Springwood Install
 
*Springwood Install
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** Design/build float
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** Reliability
 +
** Rename sensors to Springwood
  
*Portable testkit
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*Weather station
**X-ray fluorescence (XRF)
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** Reading values, inserting into database
**Thermal interface compound (TIC)
 
**Sonde
 
**Netbook
 
**Printer
 
**GPS
 
  
*Schema + Interface
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*Portable testkits
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**X-ray fluorescence (XRF) - link to inventory, link to instructions
 +
**Thermal imaging camera (TIC) - link to inventory, link to instructions
 +
**Sonde and 650 - link to inventory, link to instructions
 +
**Netbook - link to inventory, link to instructions
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**Differential GPS - link to inventory, link to instructions
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*Keck Data Schema + Interfaces
  
 
*Wind @ miller
 
*Wind @ miller
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*Learning languages: Perl, Python, Bash
 
*Learning languages: Perl, Python, Bash
  
==Shopping List==
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*Ordering
*Printer
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** O rings
**[http://www.jr.com/planon-systems/pe/PNO_PS900/ PS900 PrintStik Pocket Size Full Page Printer]
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** Bright orange fine point sharpie (rolling liquid?)
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** Research netbook computers with built-in GPS gear which support some flavor of Linux
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** GPS?  Check Charlie's list
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==Whats for the week of June 8, 2009==
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*Design a raft for the springwood water monitoring kit.
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**floating boats ideas:
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http://www.connectadock.com/dock/1000Series/accessories.asp#anchor1000Comp
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http://hardware.hardwarestore.com/30-144-floating-dock-kits/polyethylenefloat-hollow-core-633131.aspx
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http://www.overtons.com/modperl/product/details.cgi?i=87019&pdesc=Dockmate_Float_Drums&aID=602F&merchID=1009&r=view 
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http://www.angelfire.com/ultra/edaskew/genbarge.html
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**find the best angle for the solar panel for the springwood lake kit (== latitude of the area)
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**Richmond, Indiana — Latitude: 39.829
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*Get the second field unit working
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*Change the name of the water monitoring kit from 4th Floor to Springwood
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*Get all watt nodes on line and in DB
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*Configure the single serial go sonde setting to get data directory from sonde.
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*Get ready for Mashup discussion and finish documentation
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==Whats for the week of June 22, 2009==
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*Packing
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*Weather station
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*Naming the water monitoring kits
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*TS-7400 BIOS settings (auto Power on)
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*Set serial speed for simplest water monitoring unit
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==What's for the week of June 29, 2009?==
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*To inquire software of WMR200A Professional Weather Centert
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**To synchronize weather station with linux
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**To correct data into database
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*To adjust pmp on springwood lake and cacti.
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*To go Charlie's house on Tuesday 8:30 am.
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*To load solar panel, pmp5, and Sonde kit on Charlie's track on Monday 3 pm.
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*To finish packaging differential GPS
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*To make inventories for each packages.
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*To go to Springwood lake and check what's wrong.
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*pmp5 BIOS
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*To find software to read battery voltage in linux.
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*Board temperature of pmp.
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*To email Terry about shopping list and about drums.
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==things to get(updated July 13, 2009)==
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**thermometer
 +
**test drips for pH
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**tap water conductivity for tap water
 +
**redox potential for tap water
 +
**find out if there is a normal dissolved water oxygen.
 +
 
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== Packaging ==
 +
**For Zoey and accessories: Pelican case 1470
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**For Zoey: Carrying sleeve
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**For Differential GPS: Pelican case 1470 and tripod stand
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**For YSI650 + Sonde: Pelican case 1470
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**For XRF: Pelican case 1430
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**Add another 1470 for second Dell Mini
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== Shopping List for Terry (updated on June 29)==
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<s>
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*NOTE: Both the Carrying sleeve and the tripod stand are at Amazon.com, while the pelican cases are all from pelicanonline-ralphs.com (Please follow the links).
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*[http://www.amazon.com/Carrying-Sleeve-Inspiron-Notebook-Available/dp/B001FT0X5M Soft Carrying Sleeve for Dell Inspiron Mini 9 Notebook]
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*[http://www.amazon.com/Velbon-Function-Photographic-Video-Tripod/dp/B00004TY7O/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&s=electronics&qid=1243974271&sr=8-1 Velbon Dual Function Mini Photographic/Video Tripod]
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*[http://www.pelicanonline-ralphs.com/1470-case.htm?gclid=CPr-hPe87JoCFQKenAodjEBuCg Four 1470 pelican cases, 1 black and 3 desert tan]
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*[http://www.pelicanonline-ralphs.com/1430-top-loader-case.htm One 1430 black pelican case (only black available)]
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</s>
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*NEW SHOPPING LIST (July 10, 2009)
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**Dell Netbook
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**[http://www1.mscdirect.com/O-rings/O-rings-&-Accessories/Raw-Materials/s0000001926.HTML Transport cup cap O-rings ID Number 222, with inside diameter of 1.500" and thickness of 1/8" ($5.58)]
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**[http://www.amazon.com/s/ref=nb_ss_gw?url=search-alias%3Daps&field-keywords=Holux+M-1000&x=0&y=0 Holux M-1000 32 Channel Bluetooth GPS Receiver by Holux ($39.95)]
  
 
==Measurement for portable test kit==
 
==Measurement for portable test kit==
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**Dimensions: 5.6cm x 11.9cm x 3.3cm
 
**Dimensions: 5.6cm x 11.9cm x 3.3cm
 
**Weight: 0.164kg
 
**Weight: 0.164kg
*Printer(?)
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*Printer(PS900 PrintStik Pocket Size Full Page Printer)
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**Dimensions: 2.5cm * 27.3cm * 3.8cm
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**Weight: 0.7kg
 
*pelican case
 
*pelican case
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<br>
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Weight Measurement<br>
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pelican case + battery + cellphone + pmp + charge controller = 38 lb<br>
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sonde = 2 lb<br>
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solar panel = 22 lb<br>
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solar panel stand = 15 lb<br>
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total = 77 lb = 35 kg<br>
  
 
==Infobomb Script==
 
==Infobomb Script==
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**Changed password (Mikio)
 
**Changed password (Mikio)
  
==Note==
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==Note (How to log into to infobomb database)==
 
*How to log in to infobomb database?
 
*How to log in to infobomb database?
 
**$psql -d infobomb -h db.cs.earlham.edu -U infobomb
 
**$psql -d infobomb -h db.cs.earlham.edu -U infobomb
 
**password: ***************
 
**password: ***************
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==Documentation on Zoey setup and mashup preparation==
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*[[HIP:YSI650_EcoWatch | Level 1: How to correct data with YSI650 and Zoey (Mikio)]]
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*[[HIP:Mashup | Level 2: How to mash up map and graph (Sanele)]]
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==Zoey Guide==
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<s>
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*Recover Ubuntu
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*Update Ubuntu
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*Virtual Box
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*Windows XP
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*Serial Driver
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*EcoWatch
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*Data Transfer (File name problem)
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</s>
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==Inventory==
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[[HIP:Inventory | Inventory]]

Latest revision as of 15:13, 13 July 2009

Back to HIP main page
GOTO Web Interface Cacti

TODO during this summer, 2009

  • Testing H2O Unit "End to End"
    • Use EcoWatch with 650 and sonde and optional GPS for ad-hoc sampling, link to instructions
    • Test data flow from sonde to database via cell phone. Readings log and then correctly labeled graphs of all the parameters.
    • Add the board's temperature to the data that is collected, uploaded, and graphed (see the eeapnode software for an example).
    • Add the battery's voltage to the data that is collected, uploaded, and graphed.
    • Test what happens WRT the board booting (with phone and sonde attached) when the battery is brought back from 0 charge to full charge.
  • Identify/configure software for batch download and real-time download/mapping of eTrex datastream on Zoey.
  • Springwood Install
    • Design/build float
    • Reliability
    • Rename sensors to Springwood
  • Weather station
    • Reading values, inserting into database
  • Portable testkits
    • X-ray fluorescence (XRF) - link to inventory, link to instructions
    • Thermal imaging camera (TIC) - link to inventory, link to instructions
    • Sonde and 650 - link to inventory, link to instructions
    • Netbook - link to inventory, link to instructions
    • Differential GPS - link to inventory, link to instructions
  • Keck Data Schema + Interfaces
  • Wind @ miller
  • Learning languages: Perl, Python, Bash
  • Ordering
    • O rings
    • Bright orange fine point sharpie (rolling liquid?)
    • Research netbook computers with built-in GPS gear which support some flavor of Linux
    • GPS? Check Charlie's list

Whats for the week of June 8, 2009

  • Design a raft for the springwood water monitoring kit.
    • floating boats ideas:
http://www.connectadock.com/dock/1000Series/accessories.asp#anchor1000Comp
http://hardware.hardwarestore.com/30-144-floating-dock-kits/polyethylenefloat-hollow-core-633131.aspx 
http://www.overtons.com/modperl/product/details.cgi?i=87019&pdesc=Dockmate_Float_Drums&aID=602F&merchID=1009&r=view   
http://www.angelfire.com/ultra/edaskew/genbarge.html
    • find the best angle for the solar panel for the springwood lake kit (== latitude of the area)
    • Richmond, Indiana — Latitude: 39.829
  • Get the second field unit working
  • Change the name of the water monitoring kit from 4th Floor to Springwood
  • Get all watt nodes on line and in DB
  • Configure the single serial go sonde setting to get data directory from sonde.
  • Get ready for Mashup discussion and finish documentation

Whats for the week of June 22, 2009

  • Packing
  • Weather station
  • Naming the water monitoring kits
  • TS-7400 BIOS settings (auto Power on)
  • Set serial speed for simplest water monitoring unit

What's for the week of June 29, 2009?

  • To inquire software of WMR200A Professional Weather Centert
    • To synchronize weather station with linux
    • To correct data into database
  • To adjust pmp on springwood lake and cacti.
  • To go Charlie's house on Tuesday 8:30 am.
  • To load solar panel, pmp5, and Sonde kit on Charlie's track on Monday 3 pm.
  • To finish packaging differential GPS
  • To make inventories for each packages.
  • To go to Springwood lake and check what's wrong.
  • pmp5 BIOS
  • To find software to read battery voltage in linux.
  • Board temperature of pmp.
  • To email Terry about shopping list and about drums.

things to get(updated July 13, 2009)

    • thermometer
    • test drips for pH
    • tap water conductivity for tap water
    • redox potential for tap water
    • find out if there is a normal dissolved water oxygen.

Packaging

    • For Zoey and accessories: Pelican case 1470
    • For Zoey: Carrying sleeve
    • For Differential GPS: Pelican case 1470 and tripod stand
    • For YSI650 + Sonde: Pelican case 1470
    • For XRF: Pelican case 1430
    • Add another 1470 for second Dell Mini

Shopping List for Terry (updated on June 29)

Measurement for portable test kit

  • XRF (INNOV-X ALPHA)
    • Dimensions: 30.5cm * 24.5cm * 8.0cm
    • Weight: 1.6kg
  • TIC (Fluke TiR1 Infrared Thermal Imager)
    • Dimensions: 25.4cm * 12.7cm * 15.2cm
    • Weight: 1.1kg
  • Sonde (YSI 600R)
    • Diameter: 4.2cm
    • Length: 46.5cm
    • Weight: 0.5kg
  • Netbook (Dell Inspiron Mini 9)
    • Dimensions: 23.2cm * 3.17cm * 17.2cm
    • Weight: 1.03kg
  • GPS (MAGELLAN eXplorist100)
    • Dimensions: 5.6cm x 11.9cm x 3.3cm
    • Weight: 0.164kg
  • Printer(PS900 PrintStik Pocket Size Full Page Printer)
    • Dimensions: 2.5cm * 27.3cm * 3.8cm
    • Weight: 0.7kg
  • pelican case


Weight Measurement
pelican case + battery + cellphone + pmp + charge controller = 38 lb
sonde = 2 lb
solar panel = 22 lb
solar panel stand = 15 lb
total = 77 lb = 35 kg

Infobomb Script

Infobomb trac wiki
Web Interface Cacti
Diagram "pmp to infobomb"

pmp side

  • crondtab
# for Cell Phone 
*/15 * * * * /root/scripts/poll_all_sonde.pl; /root/scripts/process_readings-cell.sh;
0 * * * * /root/scripts/transfer-cell.pl
  • autopoll (shell script)
    • Run sonde_data.pl multiple times

stewie side

infobomb@stewie:~$ crontab -u infobomb -l
SHELL=/bin/bash
MAILTO=infobomb
HOME=/home/infobomb
PATH=/sbin:/bin:/usr/sbin:/usr/bin

# m h  dom mon dow   command
*/10 * * * * export PYTHONPATH='/home/infobomb'; 
             export DJANGO_SETTINGS_MODULE=infobomb.settings; 
             /home/infobomb/infobomb/scripts/run_infobomb_dataparser > /dev/null 2>&1
*/30 * * * * export PYTHONPATH='/home/infobomb'; 
             export DJANGO_SETTINGS_MODULE=infobomb.settings; 
             /home/infobomb/infobomb/scripts/extract-n-check-data.pl > /dev/null 2>&1
*/10 * * * * /home/infobomb/eeap/eeap_sync.py >> /home/infobomb/eeap/log.txt

Editing Log

  • stewie.cs.earlham.edu:/home/infobomb/eeap/eeap_sync.py
    • Changed password (Mikio)
  • stewie.cs.earlham.edu:/home/infobomb/infobomb/settings.py
    • Changed password (Mikio)

Note (How to log into to infobomb database)

  • How to log in to infobomb database?
    • $psql -d infobomb -h db.cs.earlham.edu -U infobomb
    • password: ***************

Documentation on Zoey setup and mashup preparation

Zoey Guide

  • Recover Ubuntu
  • Update Ubuntu
  • Virtual Box
  • Windows XP
  • Serial Driver
  • EcoWatch
  • Data Transfer (File name problem)

Inventory

Inventory