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The first implementation of the automatic VFAT masking was quite stringent in order to remove most of the problems during data taking.
It is time to relax the requirements to more reasonable levels where only the unsynchronized VFAT are masked dynamically during data taking.
How Has This Been Tested?
Tested successfully during data taking up to tens of kHz on the Phase-II test beam. Pending high rate long duration tests at p5 on GE1/1...
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