[ts-gen] QQQQ example: was: Re: Some Newbie Questions

R P Herrold herrold at owlriver.com
Mon Jul 14 10:51:31 EDT 2008


On Sun, 13 Jul 2008, R P Herrold wrote:

>> Could you give me an example of just receiving tick data on 
>> the QQQQs. That is, all the steps, including any DB table 
>> queries or manipulation?

> QQQQ, the ETF stock, or NQ, the Future?  I am not 
> immediately sure that we have it as the retrieval of ETF 
> symbols was also a but 'dirty' in the data, but we can and 
> will certain add both, if not present.

It looks like STK:SMART:QQQQ: is 136

$ echo "select tick 136 1; wait 10; exit;"  | ./shim --data \
 	cout | tee /tmp/QQQQ-cap.txt

works fine.

herrold at xeon shim-080711]$ ls -al /tmp/QQQQ-cap.txt
-rw-rw-r-- 1 herrold herrold 17508 Jul 14 10:47 /tmp/QQQQ-cap.txt
[herrold at xeon shim-080711]$ wc /tmp/QQQQ-cap.txt
   195  1317 17508 /tmp/QQQQ-cap.txt
[herrold at xeon shim-080711]$

I placed a copy of 'QQQQ-cap.txt' at:
      http://www.herrold.com/QQQQ-cap.txt

-- Russ herrold


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