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index 85d982e..556a1f4 100644 (file)
@@ -28,6 +28,7 @@
 // For detSpec is used the alias name.
 //
 
+#include <stdexcept>
 #include "AliShuttle.h"
 
 #include "AliCDBManager.h"
@@ -67,6 +68,7 @@
 #include <sys/wait.h>
 
 #include <signal.h>
+using namespace std;
 
 ClassImp(AliShuttle)
 
@@ -96,9 +98,9 @@ fOutputRedirected(kFALSE)
        //
 
        if (!fConfig->IsValid()) AliFatal("********** !!!!! Invalid configuration !!!!! **********");
-       for(int iSys=0;iSys<4;iSys++) {
+       for(int iSys=0;iSys<5;iSys++) {
                fServer[iSys]=0;
-               if (iSys < 3)
+               if (iSys < 4)
                        fFXSlist[iSys].SetOwner(kTRUE);
        }
        fPreprocessorMap.SetOwner(kTRUE);
@@ -117,7 +119,7 @@ AliShuttle::~AliShuttle()
        //
 
        fPreprocessorMap.DeleteAll();
-       for(int iSys=0;iSys<4;iSys++)
+       for(int iSys=0;iSys<5;iSys++)
                if(fServer[iSys]) {
                        fServer[iSys]->Close();
                        delete fServer[iSys];
@@ -200,6 +202,7 @@ Bool_t AliShuttle::StoreLocally(const TString& localUri,
        //
        // returns 0 if fail, 1 otherwise
 
+
        if (fTestMode & kErrorStorage)
        {
                Log(fCurrentDetector, "StoreLocally - In TESTMODE - Simulating error while storing locally");
@@ -234,8 +237,11 @@ Bool_t AliShuttle::StoreLocally(const TString& localUri,
        if (!(AliCDBManager::Instance()->GetStorage(localUri))) {
                Log("SHUTTLE", Form("StoreLocally - Cannot activate local %s storage", cdbType));
        } else {
+               Int_t logLevel = AliLog::GetGlobalLogLevel();
+               AliLog::SetGlobalLogLevel(AliLog::kError);
                result = AliCDBManager::Instance()->GetStorage(localUri)
                                        ->Put(object, id, metaData);
+                AliLog::SetGlobalLogLevel((AliLog::EType_t)logLevel);
        }
 
        if(!result) {
@@ -243,6 +249,7 @@ Bool_t AliShuttle::StoreLocally(const TString& localUri,
                Log(fCurrentDetector, Form("StoreLocally - Can't store object <%s>!", id.ToString().Data()));
        }
 
+
        return result;
 }
 
@@ -256,7 +263,7 @@ Bool_t AliShuttle::StoreOCDB()
        //
        
        UpdateShuttleStatus(AliShuttleStatus::kStoreStarted);
-                               
+                       
        if (fTestMode & kErrorGrid)
        {
                Log("SHUTTLE", "StoreOCDB - In TESTMODE - Simulating error while storing in the Grid");
@@ -276,7 +283,7 @@ Bool_t AliShuttle::StoreOCDB()
        Bool_t resultMetadata = kTRUE;
        if(fCurrentDetector == "GRP") 
        {
-               Log("StoreOCDB - SHUTTLE","Storing Run Metadata file ...");
+               Log("SHUTTLE","StoreOCDB - Storing Run Metadata file ...");
                resultMetadata = CopyFilesToGrid("metadata");
        }
        
@@ -352,6 +359,7 @@ Int_t AliShuttle::StoreOCDB(const TString& gridURI)
                        Form("StoreOCDB - cannot activate main %s storage", type));
                return -2;
        }
+       gridSto->SetMirrorSEs(fgkMirrorSEs.Data());
 
        gridIds = gridSto->GetQueryCDBList();
 
@@ -484,7 +492,7 @@ Bool_t AliShuttle::CleanReferenceStorage(const char* detector)
        
        if (!dirList) return kTRUE;
                        
-       if (dirList->GetEntries() < 3) 
+       if (dirList->GetEntries() < 3) // to be changed to 4?
        {
                delete dirList;
                return kTRUE;
@@ -865,7 +873,7 @@ const char* AliShuttle::GetRefFilePrefix(const char* base, const char* detector)
        //
 
        TString offDetStr(GetOfflineDetName(detector));
-       TString dir;
+       static TString dir;
        if (offDetStr == "ITS" || offDetStr == "MUON" || offDetStr == "PHOS")
        {
                dir.Form("%s/%s/%s", base, offDetStr.Data(), detector);
@@ -874,8 +882,6 @@ const char* AliShuttle::GetRefFilePrefix(const char* base, const char* detector)
        }
        
        return dir.Data();
-       
-
 }
 
 //______________________________________________________________________________________________
@@ -946,8 +952,13 @@ AliShuttleStatus* AliShuttle::ReadShuttleStatus()
                fStatusEntry = 0;
        }
 
-       fStatusEntry = AliCDBManager::Instance()->GetStorage(GetLocalCDB())
-               ->Get(Form("/SHUTTLE/STATUS/%s", fCurrentDetector.Data()), GetCurrentRun());
+       Int_t path1 = GetCurrentRun()/10000;
+       try{
+                fStatusEntry = AliCDBManager::Instance()->GetStorage(GetLocalCDB())
+                        ->Get(Form("/SHUTTLE/%s/%d", fCurrentDetector.Data(), path1), GetCurrentRun());
+        } catch(std::exception& x) {
+                AliInfo(TString::Format("%s",x.what()));
+        }
 
        if (!fStatusEntry) return 0;
        fStatusEntry->SetOwner(1);
@@ -974,15 +985,22 @@ Bool_t AliShuttle::WriteShuttleStatus(AliShuttleStatus* status)
        }
 
        Int_t run = GetCurrentRun();
+       Int_t path1 = run/10000;
+       TString path1_string = Form("%d",path1);
 
-       AliCDBId id(AliCDBPath("SHUTTLE", "STATUS", fCurrentDetector), run, run);
+       AliCDBId id(AliCDBPath("SHUTTLE", fCurrentDetector, path1_string), run, run);
 
        fStatusEntry = new AliCDBEntry(status, id, new AliCDBMetaData);
        fStatusEntry->SetOwner(1);
 
+       Int_t logLevel = AliLog::GetGlobalLogLevel();
+        AliLog::SetGlobalLogLevel(AliLog::kError);
+
        UInt_t result = AliCDBManager::Instance()->GetStorage(fgkLocalCDB)->Put(fStatusEntry);
 
-       if (!result) {
+        AliLog::SetGlobalLogLevel((AliLog::EType_t)logLevel);
+
+       if (!result) {
                Log("SHUTTLE", Form("WriteShuttleStatus - Failed for %s, run %d",
                                                fCurrentDetector.Data(), run));
                return kFALSE;
@@ -1022,8 +1040,13 @@ void AliShuttle::UpdateShuttleStatus(AliShuttleStatus::Status newStatus, Bool_t
        status->SetStatus(newStatus);
        if (increaseCount) status->IncreaseCount();
 
+       Int_t logLevel = AliLog::GetGlobalLogLevel();
+        AliLog::SetGlobalLogLevel(AliLog::kError);
+
        AliCDBManager::Instance()->GetStorage(fgkLocalCDB)->Put(fStatusEntry);
 
+        AliLog::SetGlobalLogLevel((AliLog::EType_t)logLevel);
+
        SendMLDetInfo();
 }
 
@@ -1067,8 +1090,8 @@ Bool_t AliShuttle::ContinueProcessing()
                dynamic_cast<AliPreprocessor*> (fPreprocessorMap.GetValue(fCurrentDetector));
        if (!aPreprocessor)
        {
-               Log("SHUTTLE", Form("ContinueProcessing - %s: no preprocessor registered", fCurrentDetector.Data()));
-               return kFALSE;
+               Log("SHUTTLE", Form("ContinueProcessing - %s: no preprocessor registered", fCurrentDetector.Data()));
+               return kFALSE;
        }
 
        AliShuttleLogbookEntry::Status entryStatus =
@@ -1090,7 +1113,7 @@ Bool_t AliShuttle::ContinueProcessing()
                if (fTestMode == kNone)
                {
                        Log("SHUTTLE", Form("ContinueProcessing - %s requires strict run ordering"
-                                       " but this is not the first unprocessed run!"));
+                                           " but this is not the first unprocessed run!",fCurrentDetector.Data()));
                        return kFALSE;
                }
                else
@@ -1098,7 +1121,7 @@ Bool_t AliShuttle::ContinueProcessing()
                        Log("SHUTTLE", Form("ContinueProcessing - In TESTMODE - "
                                        "Although %s requires strict run ordering "
                                        "and this is not the first unprocessed run, "
-                                       "the SHUTTLE continues"));
+                                           "the SHUTTLE continues",fCurrentDetector.Data()));
                }
        }
 
@@ -1165,6 +1188,29 @@ Bool_t AliShuttle::ContinueProcessing()
                // Send mail to detector expert!
                Log("SHUTTLE", Form("ContinueProcessing - Sending mail to %s expert...", 
                                    fCurrentDetector.Data()));
+               // det experts in to
+               TString to="";
+               TIter *iterExperts = 0;
+               iterExperts = new TIter(fConfig->GetResponsibles(fCurrentDetector));
+               TObjString *anExpert=0;
+               while ((anExpert = (TObjString*) iterExperts->Next()))
+                       {
+                               to += Form("%s, \n", anExpert->GetName());
+                       }
+               delete iterExperts;
+               
+               if (to.Length() > 0)
+                       to.Remove(to.Length()-3);
+               AliDebug(2, Form("to: %s",to.Data()));
+
+               if (to.IsNull()) {
+                       Log("SHUTTLE", Form("List of %s responsibles not set!", fCurrentDetector.Data()));
+                       return kFALSE;
+               }
+
+               Log(fCurrentDetector.Data(), Form("ContinueProcessing - Sending mail to %s expert(s):", 
+                                   fCurrentDetector.Data()));
+               Log(fCurrentDetector.Data(), Form("\n%s", to.Data()));
                if (!SendMail(kPPEMail))
                        Log("SHUTTLE", Form("ContinueProcessing - Could not send mail to %s expert",
                                            fCurrentDetector.Data()));
@@ -1176,7 +1222,8 @@ Bool_t AliShuttle::ContinueProcessing()
                Bool_t increaseCount = kTRUE;
                if (status->GetStatus() == AliShuttleStatus::kDCSError || 
                    status->GetStatus() == AliShuttleStatus::kDCSStarted ||
-                   status->GetStatus() == AliShuttleStatus::kFXSError)
+                   status->GetStatus() == AliShuttleStatus::kFXSError ||
+                   status->GetStatus() == AliShuttleStatus::kOCDBError)
                                increaseCount = kFALSE;
                                
                UpdateShuttleStatus(AliShuttleStatus::kStarted, increaseCount);
@@ -1200,6 +1247,9 @@ void AliShuttle::SendMLRunInfo(const char* status)
                runType += fLogbookEntry->GetRunParameter("log");
                runType += ")";
        }
+       if (fLogbookEntry->GetDATestMode()){
+               runType += " (DATest)";
+       }
        TMonaLisaText  mlRunType("SHUTTLE_runtype", runType);
 
        TList mlList;
@@ -1316,21 +1366,27 @@ Bool_t AliShuttle::Process(AliShuttleLogbookEntry* entry)
        // Initialization
        Bool_t hasError = kFALSE;
 
-       // Set the CDB and Reference folders according to the year and LHC period
-       TString lhcPeriod(GetLHCPeriod());
-       if (lhcPeriod.Length() == 0) 
-       {
-               Log("SHUTTLE","Process - LHCPeriod not found in logbook!");
-               return 0; 
-       }       
-       
-       // build cdb paths (repeat each time, LHCperiod might have changed)
-       fgkMainCDB.Form("alien://folder=%s%d/%s/OCDB?user=alidaq?cacheFold=/tmp/OCDBCache", 
-                                       fConfig->GetAlienPath(), GetCurrentYear(), lhcPeriod.Data());
-       
-       fgkMainRefStorage.Form("alien://folder=%s%d/%s/Reference?user=alidaq?cacheFold=/tmp/OCDBCache", 
-                                       fConfig->GetAlienPath(), GetCurrentYear(), lhcPeriod.Data());
-       
+       // Set the CDB and Reference folders according to the year
+
+       // build cdb paths (repeat each time, run might be a DATest run)
+       if (!fLogbookEntry->GetDATestMode()){
+               fgkMainCDB.Form("alien://folder=%s%d/OCDB?user=alidaq?cacheFold=/tmp/OCDBCache", 
+                               fConfig->GetAlienPath(), GetCurrentYear());
+               
+               fgkMainRefStorage.Form("alien://folder=%s%d/Reference?user=alidaq?cacheFold=/tmp/OCDBCache", 
+                                      fConfig->GetAlienPath(), GetCurrentYear());
+       }
+       else {
+               fgkMainCDB.Form("alien://folder=%s%d/DATest/OCDB?user=alidaq?cacheFold=/tmp/OCDBCache",
+                               fConfig->GetAlienPath(), GetCurrentYear());
+               
+               fgkMainRefStorage.Form("alien://folder=%s%d/DATest/Reference?user=alidaq?cacheFold=/tmp/OCDBCache",
+                                      fConfig->GetAlienPath(), GetCurrentYear());
+       }
+
+       AliDebug(2,Form("Main CDB storage = %s",fgkMainCDB.Data()));
+       AliDebug(2,Form("Main Reference storage = %s",fgkMainRefStorage.Data()));
+
        // Loop on detectors in the configuration
        TIter iter(fConfig->GetDetectors());
        TObjString* aDetector = 0;
@@ -1357,7 +1413,7 @@ Bool_t AliShuttle::Process(AliShuttleLogbookEntry* entry)
                Log("SHUTTLE", Form("\t\t\t****** run %d - %s: START  ******",
                                                GetCurrentRun(), aDetector->GetName()));
 
-               for(Int_t iSys=0;iSys<3;iSys++) fFXSCalled[iSys]=kFALSE;
+               for(Int_t iSys=0;iSys<4;iSys++) fFXSCalled[iSys]=kFALSE;
                
                Int_t initialMem = GetMem(getpid());
                Log("SHUTTLE", Form("Memory consumption before forking is %d", initialMem));
@@ -1383,18 +1439,56 @@ Bool_t AliShuttle::Process(AliShuttleLogbookEntry* entry)
                        {
                                Long_t expiredTime = time(0) - begin;
 
-                               if (expiredTime > fConfig->GetPPTimeOut())
+                               // the run-dependent timeout is the timeout from the configuration plus a twentieth of
+                               // the run duration, e.g. 3 additional minutes for 1h run or 1/2h for a 10h run
+                               Int_t runDepTimeOut = fConfig->GetPPTimeOut() + (GetCurrentEndTime() - GetCurrentStartTime()) * 0.05;
+                               if (expiredTime > runDepTimeOut)
                                {
-                                       TString tmp;
-                                       tmp.Form("Process - Process of %s time out. "
-                                                       "Run time: %d seconds. Killing...",
-                                                       fCurrentDetector.Data(), expiredTime);
-                                       Log("SHUTTLE", tmp);
-                                       Log(fCurrentDetector, tmp);
+                                        TString logMsg;
+                                       AliShuttleStatus *currentStatus = ReadShuttleStatus();
+                                       AliShuttleStatus::Status newStatus = AliShuttleStatus::kInvalid;
+                                       
+                                       if (currentStatus->GetStatus() == AliShuttleStatus::kDCSStarted)
+                                       {
+                                               // in case the pp goes in TimeOut while retrieving the DCS DPs
+                                               // set status to kDCSError
+                                               
+                                               logMsg.Form("Process - Process of %s timed out while retrieving the DCS DataPoints. Run time: %ld seconds. Killing... and setting status to DCSError.",
+                                                               fCurrentDetector.Data(), expiredTime);
+                                               newStatus = AliShuttleStatus::kDCSError;
+                                       }
+                                       else if (currentStatus->GetStatus() <= AliShuttleStatus::kPPDone)
+                                       {
+                                               // in case pp not yet done set status to kPPTimeOut
+                                       
+                                               logMsg.Form("Process - Process of %s timed out. Run time: %ld seconds. Killing...",
+                                                               fCurrentDetector.Data(), expiredTime);
+                                               newStatus = AliShuttleStatus::kPPTimeOut;
+                                       }
+                                       else if (currentStatus->GetStatus() == AliShuttleStatus::kStoreStarted)
+                                       {
+                                               // in case the pp goes in TimeOut while storing the objects in the OCDB
+                                               // set status to kStoreError
+                                               
+                                               logMsg.Form("Process - Process of %s timed out while storing the OCDB object. Run time: %ld seconds. Killing... and setting status to StoreError.",
+                                                               fCurrentDetector.Data(), expiredTime);
+                                               newStatus = AliShuttleStatus::kStoreError;
+                                       }
+                                       else 
+                                       {
+                                               // in other cases don't change the status
+                                               
+                                               logMsg.Form("Process - Process of %s timed out in status = %s. Run time: %ld seconds. Killing... without changing the status",
+                                                               fCurrentDetector.Data(), currentStatus->GetStatusName(), expiredTime);
+                                       }
+                               
+                                       Log("SHUTTLE", logMsg);
+                                       Log(fCurrentDetector, logMsg);
 
                                        kill(pid, 9);
 
-                                       UpdateShuttleStatus(AliShuttleStatus::kPPTimeOut);
+                                       if (newStatus != AliShuttleStatus::kInvalid)
+                                               UpdateShuttleStatus(newStatus);
                                        hasError = kTRUE;
 
                                        gSystem->Sleep(1000);
@@ -1415,7 +1509,7 @@ Bool_t AliShuttle::Process(AliShuttleLogbookEntry* entry)
                                        if (expiredTime % 60 == 0)
                                        {
                                                Log("SHUTTLE", Form("Process - %s: Checking process. "
-                                                       "Run time: %d seconds - Memory consumption: %d KB",
+                                                       "Run time: %ld seconds - Memory consumption: %d KB",
                                                        fCurrentDetector.Data(), expiredTime, mem));
                                                SendAlive();
                                        }
@@ -1471,10 +1565,14 @@ Bool_t AliShuttle::Process(AliShuttleLogbookEntry* entry)
                                        Log("SHUTTLE", "Process - Could not redirect stderr");
                                
                        }
+
+                       Log("SHUTTLE", "Executing TGrid::Connect");
+                       TGrid::Connect("alien://");
                        
                        TString wd = gSystem->WorkingDirectory();
-                       TString tmpDir = Form("%s/%s_%d_process", GetShuttleTempDir(), 
-                               fCurrentDetector.Data(), GetCurrentRun());
+                       Int_t dir_lev1 = GetCurrentRun()/10000;
+                       TString tmpDir = Form("%s/%d/%d/%s_process", GetShuttleTempDir(), 
+                               dir_lev1, GetCurrentRun(), fCurrentDetector.Data());
                        
                        Int_t result = gSystem->GetPathInfo(tmpDir.Data(), 0, (Long64_t*) 0, 0, 0);
                        if (!result) // temp dir already exists!
@@ -1523,11 +1621,11 @@ Bool_t AliShuttle::Process(AliShuttleLogbookEntry* entry)
                        else if (success == 0)
                        {
                                Log("SHUTTLE", 
-                                       Form("\t\t\t****** run %d - %s: PP ERROR ******",
+                                       Form("\t\t\t****** run %d - %s: ERROR ******",
                                                GetCurrentRun(), aDetector->GetName()));
                        }
 
-                       for (UInt_t iSys=0; iSys<3; iSys++)
+                       for (UInt_t iSys=0; iSys<4; iSys++)
                        {
                                if (fFXSCalled[iSys]) fFXSlist[iSys].Clear();
                        }
@@ -1612,11 +1710,24 @@ Int_t AliShuttle::ProcessCurrentDetector()
        {
                UpdateShuttleStatus(AliShuttleStatus::kSkipped);
                UpdateShuttleLogbook(fCurrentDetector, "DONE");
+               if (!UpdateTableSkippedCase(fCurrentDetector.Data()))
+               {
+                       AliError(Form("Could not update FXS tables for run %d !", GetCurrentRun()));
+               }
                Log(fCurrentDetector, Form("ProcessCurrentDetector - %s preprocessor is not interested in this run type", fCurrentDetector.Data()));
        
                return 2;
        }
        
+       // checking if OCDB is reachable
+       AliCDBEntry* testEntry = GetFromOCDB("SHUTTLE","GRP/CTP/DummyConfig");
+       if (!testEntry){
+               // OCDB is not accessible, going in OCDBError for current detector
+               AliError("OCDB Test entry not accessible");
+               UpdateShuttleStatus(AliShuttleStatus::kOCDBError);
+               return 0;
+       }
+
        TMap* dcsMap = new TMap();
        
        aPreprocessor->Initialize(GetCurrentRun(), GetCurrentStartTime(), GetCurrentEndTime());
@@ -1662,6 +1773,7 @@ Int_t AliShuttle::ProcessCurrentDetector()
 
                        if (fConfig->GetDCSAliases(fCurrentDetector, iServ)->GetEntries() > 0)
                        {
+                               Log(fCurrentDetector, Form("Querying %d DCS aliases", fConfig->GetDCSAliases(fCurrentDetector, iServ)->GetEntries()));
                                aliasMap = GetValueSet(host, port, 
                                                fConfig->GetDCSAliases(fCurrentDetector, iServ), 
                                                kAlias, multiSplit);
@@ -1684,6 +1796,7 @@ Int_t AliShuttle::ProcessCurrentDetector()
                        
                        if (fConfig->GetDCSDataPoints(fCurrentDetector, iServ)->GetEntries() > 0)
                        {
+                               Log(fCurrentDetector, Form("Querying %d DCS data points", fConfig->GetDCSDataPoints(fCurrentDetector, iServ)->GetEntries()));
                                dpMap = GetValueSet(host, port, 
                                                fConfig->GetDCSDataPoints(fCurrentDetector, iServ), 
                                                kDP, multiSplit);
@@ -1776,14 +1889,16 @@ void AliShuttle::CountOpenRuns()
 {
        // Query DAQ's Shuttle logbook and sends the number of open runs to ML
        
+       SendAlive();
+       
        // check connection, in case connect
-       if (!Connect(3)) 
+       if (!Connect(4)) 
                return;
 
        TString sqlQuery;
        sqlQuery = Form("select count(*) from %s where shuttle_done=0", fConfig->GetShuttlelbTable());
        
-       TSQLResult* aResult = fServer[3]->Query(sqlQuery);
+       TSQLResult* aResult = fServer[4]->Query(sqlQuery);
        if (!aResult) {
                AliError(Form("Can't execute query <%s>!", sqlQuery.Data()));
                return;
@@ -1834,12 +1949,12 @@ Bool_t AliShuttle::QueryShuttleLogbook(const char* whereClause,
        entries.SetOwner(1);
 
        // check connection, in case connect
-       if (!Connect(3)) return kFALSE;
+       if (!Connect(4)) return kFALSE;
 
        TString sqlQuery;
        sqlQuery = Form("select * from %s %s order by run", fConfig->GetShuttlelbTable(), whereClause);
 
-       TSQLResult* aResult = fServer[3]->Query(sqlQuery);
+       TSQLResult* aResult = fServer[4]->Query(sqlQuery);
        if (!aResult) {
                AliError(Form("Can't execute query <%s>!", sqlQuery.Data()));
                return kFALSE;
@@ -1854,7 +1969,7 @@ Bool_t AliShuttle::QueryShuttleLogbook(const char* whereClause,
        }
 
        // TODO Check field count!
-       const UInt_t nCols = 23;
+       const UInt_t nCols = 26;
        if (aResult->GetFieldCount() != (Int_t) nCols) {
                Log("SHUTTLE", "Invalid SQL result field number!");
                delete aResult;
@@ -1870,6 +1985,11 @@ Bool_t AliShuttle::QueryShuttleLogbook(const char* whereClause,
                if (!entry)
                        continue;
 
+               // DA test mode flag
+               TString daTestModeString(aRow->GetField(2), aRow->GetFieldLength(2)); // field 2 = DA test mode flag 
+               Bool_t daTestMode = (Bool_t)daTestModeString.Atoi();
+               entry->SetDATestMode(daTestMode);
+
                // loop on detectors
                for(UInt_t ii = 0; ii < nCols; ii++)
                        entry->SetDetectorStatus(aResult->GetFieldName(ii), aRow->GetField(ii));
@@ -1890,13 +2010,13 @@ AliShuttleLogbookEntry* AliShuttle::QueryRunParameters(Int_t run)
        //
 
        // check connection, in case connect
-       if (!Connect(3))
+       if (!Connect(4))
                return 0;
 
        TString sqlQuery;
        sqlQuery.Form("select * from %s where run=%d", fConfig->GetDAQlbTable(), run);
 
-       TSQLResult* aResult = fServer[3]->Query(sqlQuery);
+       TSQLResult* aResult = fServer[4]->Query(sqlQuery);
        if (!aResult) {
                Log("SHUTTLE", Form("Can't execute query <%s>!", sqlQuery.Data()));
                return 0;
@@ -1934,38 +2054,58 @@ AliShuttleLogbookEntry* AliShuttle::QueryRunParameters(Int_t run)
        UInt_t startTime = entry->GetStartTime();
        UInt_t endTime = entry->GetEndTime();
        Bool_t ecsSuccess = entry->GetECSSuccess();
-       
-       TString totEventsStr = entry->GetRunParameter("totalEvents");  
-       Int_t totEvents = totEventsStr.Atoi();
+       TString runType = entry->GetRunType();
+       TString tmpdaqstartTime = entry->GetRunParameter("DAQ_time_start");
+       TString recordingFlagString = entry->GetRunParameter("GDCmStreamRecording");
+       UInt_t recordingFlag = recordingFlagString.Atoi();
+       UInt_t daqstartTime = tmpdaqstartTime.Atoi();
        
        UInt_t now = time(0);
-       // TODO make this a configuration parameter
-       Int_t dcsDelay = 120;
-       
-       // runs are accepted if they have ecsSuccess set or more than 1 event
-       if (startTime != 0 && endTime != 0 && endTime > startTime && (totEvents > 1 || ecsSuccess) && (endTime < now - dcsDelay))
-       {
-               if (ecsSuccess == kFALSE)
-                       Log("SHUTTLE", Form("Processing run %d although in status ECS failure, Reason: %s", run, entry->GetRunParameter("eor_reason")));
-               return entry;
-       }
+       Int_t dcsDelay = fConfig->GetDCSDelay()+fConfig->GetDCSQueryOffset();
 
        Bool_t skip = kFALSE;
                                
-       if (totEvents <= 1) 
-       {
-               Log("SHUTTLE", Form("QueryRunParameters - Run %d has 1 event or less - Skipping!", run));
-               skip = kTRUE;
-       }
-       else if (endTime != 0 && endTime >= now - dcsDelay)
-       {
-               Log("SHUTTLE", Form("Skipping run %d for now, because DCS buffer time is not yet expired", run));
-       }
-       else
-       {
-               Log("SHUTTLE", Form("QueryRunParameters - Invalid parameters for Run %d: "
-                       "startTime = %d, endTime = %d. Skipping (Shuttle won't be marked as DONE)!",
-                       run, startTime, endTime));
+       // runs are processed if
+       //   a) runType is PHYSICS and ecsSuccess is set
+       //   b) runType is not PHYSICS and (ecsSuccess is set or DAQ_time_start is non-0)
+       // effectively this means that all runs are processed that started properly (ecsSucess behaviour is different for PHYSICS and non-PHYSICS runs (check with ECS!)
+       if (startTime != 0 && endTime != 0) {
+               if (endTime > startTime) { 
+                       if (endTime >= now - dcsDelay) {
+                               Log("SHUTTLE", Form("Skipping run %d for now, because DCS buffer time is not yet expired", run));
+                       } else {
+                               if ((runType == "PHYSICS" || runType == "STANDALONE") && recordingFlag == 0){
+                                       Log("SHUTTLE", Form("QueryRunParameters - Run type for run %d is %s but the recording is OFF - Skipping!", run, runType.Data()));
+                                       skip = kTRUE;
+                               } 
+                               else {
+                                       if (runType == "PHYSICS") {
+                                               if (ecsSuccess) {
+                                                       return entry;
+                                               } else {
+                                                       Log("SHUTTLE", Form("QueryRunParameters - Run type for run %d is PHYSICS but ECS success flag not set (Reason = %s) - Skipping!", run, entry->GetRunParameter("eor_reason")));
+                                                       skip = kTRUE;
+                                               } 
+                                       } else {
+                                               if (ecsSuccess || daqstartTime > 0) {
+                                                       if (ecsSuccess == kFALSE)
+                                                               Log("SHUTTLE", Form("Processing run %d although in status ECS failure (Reason: %s), since run type != PHYSICS and DAQ_time_start != 0", run, entry->GetRunParameter("eor_reason")));
+                                                       return entry;
+                                               } else {
+                                                       Log("SHUTTLE", Form("QueryRunParameters - Run type for run %d is %s, ECS success flag was not set (Reason = %s) and DAQ_time_start was NULL - Skipping!", run, runType.Data(), entry->GetRunParameter("eor_reason")));
+                                                       skip = kTRUE;
+                                               }
+                                       }
+                               }
+                       }
+               } else {
+                       Log("SHUTTLE", Form("QueryRunParameters - Invalid parameters for run %d: startTime equal to endTime: %d %d - Skipping!", run, startTime, endTime));
+                       skip = kTRUE;
+               }
+       } else {
+         Log("SHUTTLE", Form("QueryRunParameters - Invalid parameters for Run %d: "
+                             "startTime = %d, endTime = %d. Skipping (Shuttle won't be marked as DONE)!",
+                             run, startTime, endTime));
        }
        
        if (skip)
@@ -1976,6 +2116,10 @@ AliShuttleLogbookEntry* AliShuttle::QueryRunParameters(Int_t run)
                {
                        AliError(Form("Could not update logbook for run %d !", run));
                }
+               if (!UpdateTableSkippedCase("ALL"))
+               {
+                       AliError(Form("Could not update FXS tables for run %d !", run));
+               }
                fLogbookEntry = 0;
        }
                        
@@ -1998,13 +2142,17 @@ TMap* AliShuttle::GetValueSet(const char* host, Int_t port, const TSeqCollection
        TMap* result = 0;
        if (type == kAlias)
        {
-               result = client.GetAliasValues(entries, GetCurrentStartTime(), 
-                       GetCurrentEndTime());
+               //result = client.GetAliasValues(entries, GetCurrentStartTime()-offset, 
+               //      GetCurrentEndTime()+offset);
+               result = client.GetAliasValues(entries, GetStartTimeDCSQuery(), 
+                       GetEndTimeDCSQuery());
        } 
        else if (type == kDP)
        {
-               result = client.GetDPValues(entries, GetCurrentStartTime(), 
-                       GetCurrentEndTime());
+               //result = client.GetDPValues(entries, GetCurrentStartTime()-offset, 
+               //      GetCurrentEndTime()+offset);
+                       result = client.GetDPValues(entries, GetStartTimeDCSQuery(), 
+                       GetEndTimeDCSQuery());
        }
 
        if (result == 0)
@@ -2056,7 +2204,7 @@ const char* AliShuttle::GetFile(Int_t system, const char* detector,
        TString whereClause = Form("run=%d and detector=\"%s\" and fileId=\"%s\"",
                                                                GetCurrentRun(), detector, id);
 
-       if (system == kDAQ)
+       if (system == kDAQ || system == kDQM)
        {
                whereClause += Form(" and DAQsource=\"%s\"", source);
        }
@@ -2131,10 +2279,12 @@ const char* AliShuttle::GetFile(Int_t system, const char* detector,
                                filePath.Data(), fileSize.Data(), fileChecksum.Data()));
 
        // retrieved file is renamed to make it unique
-       TString localFileName = Form("%s/%s_%d_process/%s_%s_%d_%s_%s.shuttle",
-                                       GetShuttleTempDir(), detector, GetCurrentRun(),
+       Int_t dir_lev1 = GetCurrentRun()/10000;
+       TString localFileName = Form("%s/%d/%d/%s_process/%s_%s_%d_%s_%s.shuttle",
+                                    GetShuttleTempDir(), dir_lev1, GetCurrentRun(), detector,
                                        GetSystemName(system), detector, GetCurrentRun(), 
                                        id, sourceName.Data());
+       Log("SHUTTLE",Form("file from FXS = %s",localFileName.Data())); 
 
 
        // file retrieval from FXS
@@ -2292,8 +2442,8 @@ TList* AliShuttle::GetFileSources(Int_t system, const char* detector, const char
                return NULL;
        }
 
-       TString sourceName = 0;
-       if (system == kDAQ)
+       TString sourceName = "";
+       if (system == kDAQ || system == kDQM)
        {
                sourceName = "DAQsource";
        } else if (system == kHLT)
@@ -2371,7 +2521,7 @@ TList* AliShuttle::GetFileIDs(Int_t system, const char* detector, const char* so
                return NULL;
        }
 
-       TString sourceName = 0;
+       TString sourceName = "";
        if (system == kDAQ)
        {
                sourceName = "DAQsource";
@@ -2435,11 +2585,24 @@ Bool_t AliShuttle::Connect(Int_t system)
        //
 
        // check connection: if already connected return
-       if(fServer[system] && fServer[system]->IsConnected()) return kTRUE;
+
+       if(fServer[system] && fServer[system]->IsConnected()) {
+               // ping the server              
+               if (fServer[system]->PingVerify()==kTRUE){ // connection is still alive
+                       return kTRUE;
+               }               
+               else{
+                       AliWarning(Form("Connection got lost to FXS database for %s. Closing and reconnecting.",
+                                       AliShuttleInterface::GetSystemName(system)));
+                       fServer[system]->Close();
+                       delete fServer[system];
+                       fServer[system] = 0x0;
+               }
+       }
 
        TString dbHost, dbUser, dbPass, dbName;
 
-       if (system < 3) // FXS db servers
+       if (system < 4) // FXS db servers
        {
                dbHost = Form("mysql://%s:%d", fConfig->GetFXSdbHost(system), fConfig->GetFXSdbPort(system));
                dbUser = fConfig->GetFXSdbUser(system);
@@ -2454,8 +2617,8 @@ Bool_t AliShuttle::Connect(Int_t system)
        }
 
        fServer[system] = TSQLServer::Connect(dbHost.Data(), dbUser.Data(), dbPass.Data());
-       if (!fServer[system] || !fServer[system]->IsConnected()) {
-               if(system < 3)
+               if (!fServer[system] || !fServer[system]->IsConnected()) {
+               if(system < 4)
                {
                AliError(Form("Can't establish connection to FXS database for %s",
                                        AliShuttleInterface::GetSystemName(system)));
@@ -2478,8 +2641,11 @@ Bool_t AliShuttle::Connect(Int_t system)
                case kHLT:
                        aResult = fServer[kHLT]->GetTables(dbName.Data());
                        break;
+               case kDQM:
+                       aResult = fServer[kDQM]->GetTables(dbName.Data());
+                       break;
                default:
-                       aResult = fServer[3]->GetTables(dbName.Data());
+                       aResult = fServer[4]->GetTables(dbName.Data());
                        break;
        }
 
@@ -2496,7 +2662,7 @@ Bool_t AliShuttle::UpdateTable()
 
        Bool_t result = kTRUE;
 
-       for (UInt_t system=0; system<3; system++)
+       for (UInt_t system=0; system<4; system++)
        {
                if(!fFXSCalled[system]) continue;
 
@@ -2529,7 +2695,7 @@ Bool_t AliShuttle::UpdateTable()
                        const char* source = ((TObjString*) aFXSarray->At(1))->GetName();
 
                        TString whereClause;
-                       if (system == kDAQ)
+                       if (system == kDAQ || system == kDQM)
                        {
                                whereClause = Form("where run=%d and detector=\"%s\" and fileId=\"%s\" and DAQsource=\"%s\";",
                                                        GetCurrentRun(), fCurrentDetector.Data(), fileId, source);
@@ -2547,8 +2713,8 @@ Bool_t AliShuttle::UpdateTable()
 
                        delete aFXSarray;
 
-                       TString sqlQuery = Form("update %s set time_processed=%d %s", fConfig->GetFXSdbTable(system),
-                                                               now.GetSec(), whereClause.Data());
+                       TString sqlQuery = Form("update %s set time_processed=%ld %s", fConfig->GetFXSdbTable(system),
+                                               (ULong_t)now.GetSec(), whereClause.Data());
 
                        AliDebug(2, Form("SQL query: \n%s",sqlQuery.Data()));
 
@@ -2569,6 +2735,61 @@ Bool_t AliShuttle::UpdateTable()
        return result;
 }
 
+//_______________________________________________________________________________
+Bool_t AliShuttle::UpdateTableSkippedCase(const char* detector)
+{
+       //
+       // Update FXS table filling time_processed field in all rows corresponding to current run and detector
+       // if detector = "ALL" update all detectors
+       //
+
+       Bool_t result = kTRUE;
+
+       TString detName(detector);
+
+       for (UInt_t system=0; system<4; system++)
+       {
+
+               // check connection, in case connect
+               if (!Connect(system))
+               {
+                       Log(fCurrentDetector, Form("UpdateTableSkippedCase - Couldn't connect to %s FXS database", GetSystemName(system)));
+                       result = kFALSE;
+                       continue;
+               }
+
+               TTimeStamp now; // now
+
+               // Loop on FXS list entries
+               TIter iter(&fFXSlist[system]);
+                       
+               TString whereClause;
+               if (detName == "ALL") whereClause = Form("where run=%d and time_processed IS NULL;",GetCurrentRun());
+               else whereClause = Form("where run=%d and detector=\"%s\" and time_processed IS NULL;",GetCurrentRun(), detector);
+
+               //Log("SHUTTLE",Form(" whereClause = %s ",whereClause.Data()));
+
+               TString sqlQuery = Form("update %s set time_processed=%ld %s", fConfig->GetFXSdbTable(system),
+                                       (ULong_t)now.GetSec(), whereClause.Data());
+
+               AliDebug(2, Form("SQL query: \n%s",sqlQuery.Data()));
+
+               // Query execution
+               TSQLResult* aResult;
+               aResult = dynamic_cast<TSQLResult*> (fServer[system]->Query(sqlQuery));
+               if (!aResult)
+               {
+                       Log("SHUTTLE", Form("UpdateTableSkippedCase - %s db: can't execute SQL query <%s>",
+                                                       GetSystemName(system), sqlQuery.Data()));
+                       result = kFALSE;
+                       continue;
+               }
+               delete aResult;
+               
+       }
+
+       return result;
+}
 //______________________________________________________________________________________________
 Bool_t AliShuttle::UpdateTableFailCase()
 {
@@ -2578,7 +2799,7 @@ Bool_t AliShuttle::UpdateTableFailCase()
 
        Bool_t result = kTRUE;
 
-       for (UInt_t system=0; system<3; system++)
+       for (UInt_t system=0; system<4; system++)
        {
                // check connection, in case connect
                if (!Connect(system))
@@ -2597,8 +2818,8 @@ Bool_t AliShuttle::UpdateTableFailCase()
                                                GetCurrentRun(), fCurrentDetector.Data());
 
 
-               TString sqlQuery = Form("update %s set time_processed=%d %s", fConfig->GetFXSdbTable(system),
-                                                       now.GetSec(), whereClause.Data());
+               TString sqlQuery = Form("update %s set time_processed=%ld %s", fConfig->GetFXSdbTable(system),
+                                       (ULong_t)now.GetSec(), whereClause.Data());
 
                AliDebug(2, Form("SQL query: \n%s",sqlQuery.Data()));
 
@@ -2627,7 +2848,7 @@ Bool_t AliShuttle::UpdateShuttleLogbook(const char* detector, const char* status
        //
 
        // check connection, in case connect
-       if(!Connect(3)){
+       if(!Connect(4)){
                Log("SHUTTLE", "UpdateShuttleLogbook - Couldn't connect to DAQ Logbook.");
                return kFALSE;
        }
@@ -2673,7 +2894,7 @@ Bool_t AliShuttle::UpdateShuttleLogbook(const char* detector, const char* status
 
        // Query execution
        TSQLResult* aResult;
-       aResult = dynamic_cast<TSQLResult*> (fServer[3]->Query(sqlQuery));
+       aResult = dynamic_cast<TSQLResult*> (fServer[4]->Query(sqlQuery));
        if (!aResult) {
                Log("SHUTTLE", Form("UpdateShuttleLogbook - Can't execute query <%s>", sqlQuery.Data()));
                return kFALSE;
@@ -2712,7 +2933,6 @@ UInt_t AliShuttle::GetCurrentEndTime() const
 
        return fLogbookEntry ? fLogbookEntry->GetEndTime() : 0;
 }
-
 //______________________________________________________________________________________________
 UInt_t AliShuttle::GetCurrentYear() const
 {
@@ -2742,16 +2962,17 @@ const char* AliShuttle::GetLHCPeriod() const
 }
 
 //______________________________________________________________________________________________
-void AliShuttle::Log(const char* detector, const char* message)
+void AliShuttle::Log(const char* detector, const char* message, UInt_t level)
 {
        //
        // Fill log string with a message
        //
-
-       TString logRunDir = GetShuttleLogDir();
-       if (GetCurrentRun() >=0)
-               logRunDir += Form("/%d", GetCurrentRun());
        
+       TString logRunDir = GetShuttleLogDir();
+       if (GetCurrentRun() >=0) {
+               Int_t logDir_lev1 = GetCurrentRun()/10000;
+               logRunDir += Form("/%d/%d", logDir_lev1, GetCurrentRun());
+       }               
        void* dir = gSystem->OpenDirectory(logRunDir.Data());
        if (dir == NULL) {
                if (gSystem->mkdir(logRunDir.Data(), kTRUE)) {
@@ -2768,7 +2989,7 @@ void AliShuttle::Log(const char* detector, const char* message)
                toLog += Form("run %d - ", GetCurrentRun());
        toLog += Form("%s", message);
 
-       AliInfo(toLog.Data());
+       AliLog::Message(level, toLog, MODULENAME(), ClassName(), FUNCTIONNAME(), __FILE__, __LINE__);
        
        // if we redirect the log output already to the file, leave here
        if (fOutputRedirected && strcmp(detector, "SHUTTLE") != 0)
@@ -2802,8 +3023,9 @@ TString AliShuttle::GetLogFileName(const char* detector) const
        
        if (GetCurrentRun() >= 0) 
        {
-               fileName.Form("%s/%d/%s_%d.log", GetShuttleLogDir(), GetCurrentRun(), 
-                       detector, GetCurrentRun());
+               Int_t logDir_lev1 = GetCurrentRun()/10000;
+               fileName.Form("%s/%d/%d/%s.log", GetShuttleLogDir(), logDir_lev1, GetCurrentRun(), 
+                       detector);
        } else {
                fileName.Form("%s/%s.log", GetShuttleLogDir(), detector);
        }
@@ -2845,7 +3067,6 @@ Bool_t AliShuttle::Collect(Int_t run)
        if (!fMonaLisa)
                fMonaLisa = new TMonaLisaWriter(fConfig->GetMonitorHost(), fConfig->GetMonitorTable());
                
-       SendAlive();
        CountOpenRuns();
 
        TString whereClause("where shuttle_done=0");
@@ -3043,7 +3264,7 @@ Bool_t AliShuttle::SendMail(EMailTarget target, Int_t system)
 
        if (target == kDCSEMail || target == kFXSEMail) {
                if (!fFirstProcessing)
-               return kTRUE;
+                       return kTRUE;
        }
 
        Int_t runMode = (Int_t)fConfig->GetRunMode();
@@ -3146,10 +3367,12 @@ Bool_t AliShuttle::SendMail(EMailTarget target, Int_t system)
                if (system == kDAQ) sys="DAQ";
                else if (system == kDCS) sys="DCS";
                else if (system == kHLT) sys="HLT";
+               else if (system == kDQM) sys="DQM";
                else return kFALSE;
                body = Form("Dear  %s FXS experts, \n\n",sys.Data());
                body += Form("SHUTTLE couldn\'t retrieve data from the FXS for detector %s "
                             "in run %d!!\n\n", fCurrentDetector.Data(), GetCurrentRun());
+               body += Form("The contacted server was:\nDB: %s\nFXS:%s\n\n", fConfig->GetFXSdbHost(system), fConfig->GetFXSHost(system));
        }
        else {
                subject = Form("%s %s Shuttle preprocessor FAILED in run %d (run type = %s)!",
@@ -3178,10 +3401,10 @@ Bool_t AliShuttle::SendMail(EMailTarget target, Int_t system)
        
        
        body += Form("Find the %s log for the current run on \n\n"
-               "\thttp://pcalishuttle01.cern.ch:8880/%s/%d/%s_%d.log \n\n", 
-               fCurrentDetector.Data(), logFolder.Data(), GetCurrentRun(), 
-                               fCurrentDetector.Data(), GetCurrentRun());
-       body += Form("The last 10 lines of %s log file are following:\n\n", fCurrentDetector.Data());
+               "\thttp://pcalishuttle02.cern.ch/%s/%d/%d/%s.log \n\n", 
+                    fCurrentDetector.Data(), logFolder.Data(), GetCurrentRun()/10000,  
+                               GetCurrentRun(), fCurrentDetector.Data());
+       body += Form("The last 15 lines of %s log file are following:\n\n", fCurrentDetector.Data());
 
        AliDebug(2, Form("Body begin: %s", body.Data()));
 
@@ -3189,9 +3412,9 @@ Bool_t AliShuttle::SendMail(EMailTarget target, Int_t system)
        mailBody.close();
        mailBody.open(bodyFileName, ofstream::out | ofstream::app);
 
-       TString logFileName = Form("%s/%d/%s_%d.log", GetShuttleLogDir(), 
-               GetCurrentRun(), fCurrentDetector.Data(), GetCurrentRun());
-       TString tailCommand = Form("tail -n 10 %s >> %s", logFileName.Data(), bodyFileName.Data());
+       TString logFileName = Form("%s/%d/%d/%s.log", GetShuttleLogDir(), 
+               GetCurrentRun()/10000, GetCurrentRun(), fCurrentDetector.Data());
+       TString tailCommand = Form("tail -n 15 %s >> %s", logFileName.Data(), bodyFileName.Data());
        if (gSystem->Exec(tailCommand.Data()))
        {
                mailBody << Form("%s log file not found ...\n\n", fCurrentDetector.Data());
@@ -3220,7 +3443,6 @@ Bool_t AliShuttle::SendMail(EMailTarget target, Int_t system)
 
        return result == 0;
 }
-
 //______________________________________________________________________________________________
 const char* AliShuttle::GetRunType()
 {
@@ -3269,12 +3491,12 @@ const char* AliShuttle::GetTriggerConfiguration()
        // Receives the trigger configuration from the DAQ logbook for the current run
        
        // check connection, if needed reconnect
-       if (!Connect(3)) 
+       if (!Connect(4)) 
                return 0;
 
        TString sqlQuery;
        sqlQuery.Form("SELECT configFile FROM logbook_trigger_config WHERE run = %d", GetCurrentRun());
-       TSQLResult* result = fServer[3]->Query(sqlQuery);
+       TSQLResult* result = fServer[4]->Query(sqlQuery);
        if (!result)
        {
                Log("SHUTTLE", Form("ERROR: Can't execute query <%s>!", sqlQuery.Data()));
@@ -3283,7 +3505,7 @@ const char* AliShuttle::GetTriggerConfiguration()
        
        if (result->GetRowCount() == 0)
        {
-               Log("SHUTTLE", "ERROR: Trigger configuration not found in logbook_trigger_config");
+               Log("SHUTTLE", "WARNING: Trigger configuration not found in logbook_trigger_config");
                delete result;
                return 0;
        }
@@ -3311,6 +3533,100 @@ const char* AliShuttle::GetTriggerConfiguration()
 }
 
 //______________________________________________________________________________________________
+const char* AliShuttle::GetCTPTimeParams()
+{
+       // Receives the CTP time parameters from the DAQ logbook for the current run
+       
+       // check connection, if needed reconnect
+       if (!Connect(4)) 
+               return 0;
+
+       TString sqlQuery;
+       sqlQuery.Form("SELECT alignmentFile FROM logbook_trigger_config WHERE run = %d", GetCurrentRun());
+       TSQLResult* result = fServer[4]->Query(sqlQuery);
+       if (!result)
+       {
+               Log("SHUTTLE", Form("ERROR: Can't execute query <%s>!", sqlQuery.Data()));
+               return 0;
+       }
+       
+       if (result->GetRowCount() == 0)
+       {
+               Log("SHUTTLE", "WARNING: CTP time params not found in logbook_trigger_config");
+               delete result;
+               return 0;
+       }
+       
+       TSQLRow* row = result->Next();
+       if (!row)
+       {
+               Log("SHUTTLE", "ERROR: Could not receive logbook_trigger_config data");
+               delete result;
+               return 0;
+       }
+
+       // static, so that pointer remains valid when it is returned to the calling class       
+       static TString triggerTimeParams(row->GetField(0));
+       
+       delete row;
+       row = 0;
+       
+       delete result;
+       result = 0;
+       
+       Log("SHUTTLE", Form("Found trigger time parameters: %s", triggerTimeParams.Data()));
+       
+       return triggerTimeParams;
+}
+
+//______________________________________________________________________________________________
+const char* AliShuttle::GetTriggerDetectorMask()
+{
+       // Receives the trigger detector mask from DAQ logbook
+       
+       // check connection, if needed reconnect
+       if (!Connect(4)) 
+               return 0;
+
+       TString sqlQuery;
+       sqlQuery.Form("SELECT BIN(BIT_OR(inputDetectorMask)) from logbook_trigger_clusters WHERE run = %d;", GetCurrentRun());
+       TSQLResult* result = fServer[4]->Query(sqlQuery);
+       if (!result)
+       {
+               Log("SHUTTLE", Form("ERROR: Can't execute query <%s>!", sqlQuery.Data()));
+               return 0;
+       }
+       
+       if (result->GetRowCount() == 0)
+       {
+               Log("SHUTTLE", "ERROR: Trigger Detector Mask not found in logbook_trigger_clusters");
+               delete result;
+               return 0;
+       }
+       
+       TSQLRow* row = result->Next();
+       if (!row)
+       {
+               Log("SHUTTLE", "ERROR: Could not receive logbook_trigger_clusters data");
+               delete result;
+               return 0;
+       }
+
+       // static, so that pointer remains valid when it is returned to the calling class       
+       static TString triggerDetectorMask(row->GetField(0));
+       
+       delete row;
+       row = 0;
+       
+       delete result;
+       result = 0;
+       
+       Log("SHUTTLE", Form("Found Trigger Detector Mask: %s", triggerDetectorMask.Data()));
+       
+       return triggerDetectorMask;
+}
+
+//______________________________________________________________________________________________
 void AliShuttle::SetShuttleTempDir(const char* tmpDir)
 {
        //
@@ -3344,24 +3660,16 @@ Bool_t AliShuttle::TouchFile()
        }
 
        TString dir;
-       dir.Form("%s%d/%s/SHUTTLE_DONE", fConfig->GetAlienPath(), GetCurrentYear(), GetLHCPeriod());
+       dir.Form("%s%d/SHUTTLE_DONE", fConfig->GetAlienPath(), GetCurrentYear());
        // checking whether directory for touch command exists
-       TString commandLs;
-       commandLs.Form("ls %s",dir.Data());
-       TGridResult *resultLs = dynamic_cast<TGridResult*>(gGrid->Command(commandLs));
-       if (!resultLs){
-               Log("SHUTTLE",Form("No result for %s command, returning without touching",commandLs.Data()));
-               return kFALSE;
-       }
-       TMap *mapLs = dynamic_cast<TMap*>(resultLs->At(0));
-       if (!mapLs){
-               Log("SHUTTLE",Form("No map for %s command, returning without touching",commandLs.Data()));
-               delete resultLs;
-               resultLs = 0x0;
+        TGridResult* resultLs = gGrid->Ls(dir.Data());
+       if (!resultLs){ // unfortunately we don't get this for ls of a non existing dir
+               Log("SHUTTLE",Form("No result for \"Ls(\"%s\")\", returning without touching", dir.Data()));
                return kFALSE;
        }
-       TObjString *valueLsPath = dynamic_cast<TObjString*>(mapLs->GetValue("path"));
-       if (!valueLsPath || (TString)(valueLsPath->GetString()).CompareTo(dir)!=1){ 
+
+        if ( resultLs->GetEntries() == 1 && !resultLs->GetFileName(0) ) {
+          // this is what we currently get for ls of a non existing dir
                Log("SHUTTLE",Form("No directory %s found, creating it",dir.Data()));
 
                // creating the directory
@@ -3412,7 +3720,85 @@ Bool_t AliShuttle::TouchFile()
        }
        delete resultTouch;
        resultTouch = 0x0; 
+       Log("SHUTTLE", "Sucessfully touched the file");
        return kTRUE;
 }
+//______________________________________________________________________________________________
+UInt_t AliShuttle::GetStartTimeDCSQuery()
+{
+       // Return Start Time for the DCS query
+       //
+       // The call is delegated to AliShuttleInterface
+
+       return GetCurrentStartTime()-fConfig->GetDCSQueryOffset();
+}
+//______________________________________________________________________________________________
+UInt_t AliShuttle::GetEndTimeDCSQuery()
+{
+       // Return End Time for the DCS query
+       //
+       // The call is delegated to AliShuttleInterface
+
+       return GetCurrentEndTime()+fConfig->GetDCSQueryOffset();
+}
+//______________________________________________________________________________________________
+void AliShuttle::SendMLFromDet(const char* value)
+{
+       // 
+       // Sending an information coming from the current detector to ML
+       //
+       
+       TMonaLisaText  mlText(Form("%s_RunCondition", fCurrentDetector.Data()), value);
+
+       TList mlList;
+       mlList.Add(&mlText);
+
+       TString mlID;
+       mlID.Form("%d", GetCurrentRun());
+       fMonaLisa->SendParameters(&mlList, mlID);
+
+       return;
+}
+//______________________________________________________________________________________________
+TString* AliShuttle::GetLTUConfig(const char* det)
+{
+       // 
+       // Getting ltuFineDelay1, ltuFineDelay2, ltuBCDelay for detector det from logbook_detectors table in logbook
+       //
+       
+       if (!Connect(4)) 
+               return 0;
+
+       TString sqlQuery;
+       sqlQuery.Form("select LTUFineDelay1, LTUFineDelay2, LTUBCDelayAdd from logbook_detectors WHERE run_number = %d and detector = \"%s\";", GetCurrentRun(),det);
+
+       TSQLResult* result = fServer[4]->Query(sqlQuery);
+       if (!result){
+               Log("SHUTTLE","ERROR: No result found for the LTU configuration query");
+               return 0x0;
+       }
+       if (result->GetRowCount() == 0){
+               Log("SHUTTLE",Form("ERROR: LTU configuration not found in logbook_detectors for detector %s, returning null pointer",det));
+               delete result;
+               return 0x0;
+       }
+       if (result->GetFieldCount() != 3){
+               Log("SHUTTLE",Form("ERROR: not all the required fields are there for the LTU configuration for detector %s (only %d found), returning a null pointer",det, result->GetFieldCount()));
+               delete result;
+               return 0x0;
+       }
+       TSQLRow* row = result->Next();
+       if (!row){
+               Printf("ERROR: Could not receive logbook_detectors data, returning null pointer");
+               delete result;
+               return 0x0;
+       }
+       TString* ltuConfigString = new TString[3];
 
+       ltuConfigString[0] = row->GetField(0);
+       ltuConfigString[1] = row->GetField(1);
+       ltuConfigString[2] = row->GetField(2);
 
+       return ltuConfigString;
+
+}