How to run production executable with filtering in 4.3.0


The production executable, runMC, is built in the mcProduction package and performs all three of the simulation steps: event generation, detector simulation, and reconstruction.

Setup a test release and check out the package

Edit the tcl files to simulate the process you are interested in

Suppose we are interested in simulating b bbar events. Then

Add generator-level filtering

Suppose you would like to select events with a high Pt lepton. Then you should do the following:

A few more things to set...

You are ready to run!



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