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CAWCR-BoM ACCESS NWP Ngamai Migration Working Group


Issues and Task List table

  • Updated before Meeting 10

  • This table contains the main current items relevant to the working group.
  • Previous versions of this table are also available in notes for Meetings 1-4, and links on the main page.
  • Issues no longer active can be seen in earlier table versions.


No. ITEM STATUS/COMMENTS Contact Person
3 Setup and rebuild of /apps Complete, except for some Verify and Mars aspects.
ACTION: Monitor Status.
/apps, rab
6 Intel compiler 11.0.83 No longer required.
ACTION: None.
/apps, rab
7 Source Code for UM UM source repository already in access-svn.
ACTION: None.
azs
8/9/10 Source Code for VAR,OPS,SURF Migrate all SVN repositories from solar to ngamai early October. Migrate to accessdev & access-svn later.
ACTION: Prepare for migration. Monitor reliability of access-svn server.
azs
11 ~access directory Goal of having interoperability with raijin is not straightforward, particularly with executable and libraries. Need to handle case by case. $HOST or $MACH subdirectory required in some instances. Also see Scott's tildeAccess notes.
ACTION: Address case by case as ~access is being setup.
access.admin
12 GCOM Libraries Updated path/name: example: ~access/apps/gcom/GCOM3.5/ngamai/bld_12.1.8.273_1.6.5_new_optns-03.
ACTION: Information on building gcom to be documented on the wiki.
azs,martin,ScottWales,ilia
13 Migrate Trac databases Preparing for cutover from solar to ngamai 1st weekend of Oct.
ACTION: Prepare for migration.
azs
14 UM Small execs Do for vn7.3, 7.5, 7.6, 8.2 and 8.4. May be able to use copy from raijin.
ACTION: No report.
martin
15 Migrate UMUI, VARUI, OPSUI and SCSUI * Preparing for cutover from solar to ngamai 1st weekend of Oct.
* Prototypes working on ngamai, accessing databases on ngamai, solar, cherax, submitting jobs to ngamai, solar, raijin.
* Databases to be moved at cutover point.
ACTION: Prepare for migration.
azs, zhihong, ilia, xiao, say
16 CAP program on ngamai * vn8.1 now available and set up on Raijin.
* Sufficient for time being; not urgent to port to ngamai, as we can create ancils on raijin and copy to ngamai.
* Need to install also on ngamai.
ACTION: ???
martin
17 Re-compile/build UM 7.5/7.6 Executables for APS1 - Global, Regional, Access-C ... * Executable builds basically all done.
* Work in progress on documented of builds. NMOC to re-build all operational execs.
ACTION: Detailed documentation for each build to be available on wiki.
ilia,xiao,azs,wenming,martin
17i Martin's Worms Plots of growth of differences between UM runs have been produced for validation.
ACTION: Done.
martin
18 MARS scripts and exes Solar MARS ported to ngamai. MARS7 version in progress, as per Robin's report.
ACTION: None for this WG.
ttl
19 Porting/Migration website * NCI access_wiki in use.
ACTION: None.
azs,rab,mjn
20 Web serving and documentation from ngamai httpd from ngamai is active. nothing setup yet.
ACTION: Monitor status.
rab, Porting Group
21 fcm utility fcm 1.5 used succssfully, but not fcm 2.3. fcm2.3 will need perl with appropriate libraries from /apps. See 3.
ACTION: Monitor status.
martin, /apps
24 UM Ancillaries input data. Since UM ancillaries, in particular for N512 can be quite large, propose that it go into /access/ancils instead of into UMDIR (or into /access/data/ancils).
ACTION: No update.
access.admin,azs
26 APS1 suites AG1, AR1, AC1 all working and tested in research trials; operational trial versions in progress; see meeting notes for further details.
ACTION: Continuing work.
xiao,joan
27 APS2 suite APS2 porting needed before solar switch-off.
ACTION: ???
ciwt,xiao,sergei,joan
34 Higher management's Porting plan. Information from this WG feeding into porting project reporting.
ACTION: Continue to provide info as required.
rab,mjn
35 SMS Installed and running on ngamai; being used in APS1 suites.
Discussion of NMOC vs CAWCR include files aspects still to occur.
ACTION: Conider future directions when operational porting has finished.
/apps,joan,wenming
36 Verify * NWP verification software to be ported to ngamai and raijin.
* Chris Bridge to handle this, NMOC to manage.
* ngamai version will be included in /apps; raijin version to follow.
ACTION: NMOC to report progress on this item.
ChrisBridge
37 Python-matplotlib plotting systems Ported to ngamai, raijin.
ACTION: None.
wenming, /apps
38 Configuration Management of systems/suites that go into operation * Suites covered in item 26 work.
* Executables covered in item 17.
ACTION: Work continuing.
Porting Group
39 Turboboost * Turboboost is set on raijin.
* Not critical to operational porting activity.
* Will be investigated on ngamai after porting has been completed.
ACTION: ???
ilia,rab
40 Hyperthreading * Not critical to operational porting activity.
* Will be investigated on ngamai after porting has been completed.
ACTION: ???
ilia,rab
41 Level of thread support for OpenMPI library * Not critical to operational porting activity.
* Will be investigated on ngamai after porting has been completed.
ACTION: ???
ilia,rab
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