Generic ICIMACS: The WC Initialization File WC.INI

1/9/98 : JAM

(ICIMACS = Instrument Control and Image Acquisition System


On startup, the WC program loads its defaults and saved values from the initialization file WC.INI. The operation of the program can be changed in both trivial and profound ways by changing the values in the WC.INI file.

The hash or pound sign "#" is the remark character; any line beginning with the remark character is ignored by the WC on startup.


# Next two lines are login name and password for the telnet session
LOGIN=dts
PASSWORD=not$forth
# BWSCALE is obsolete
BWSCALE= 1
# Use data disks?
DISKENABLE=T
# Testmode is for debugging
TESTMODE=F
# Do software handshaking on IC/WC SCSI bus?
HANDSHAKING=F
HANDSHAKEPORT= 4
# Use serial port for telescope controller?
TCPRESENT=T
TCENABLE=T
TCPORT=4
# Obsolete
FITSMode=T
# Obsolete
DIRPATH=/home4/ritchey/data
# Obsolete
LASTFILE=F:\dew.130
# Start ariel on startup?
ENABLEARIEL=T
EXECUTEARIEL=ariel
# Custom interrupts for serial ports 3 and 4
IRQ3=IR5
IRQ4=IR15
# Enable communication logging?
LOGENABLE=T
# On-screen echoing on/off
VERBOSE

Imaging Sciences Laboratory
Revised: January 9, 1998 [jam]