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Re: [vox-tech] UPS for a debian linux system
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Re: [vox-tech] UPS for a debian linux system

On Fri, 2003-12-12 at 12:03, dylan wrote:
> Hi-
> I am in the market for a relatively low power UPS that can keep a small PC
> server alive for a couple minutes should the power go out. Furthermore, it
> would be ideal if this UPS would have a serial interface that could be used
> to notify the linux box that it is running on battery power - and power down
> the system should the power remain out for a long time.
> i have used an Back-UPS Pro with PowerChute Plus on a Red Hat 6 system long
> ago - and it worked great...

Woah. PowerChute runs under Linux? I have a Back-UPS 650 which a serial
cable. I can't get apcupsd to recognize my UPS (when I bring up the
daemon and hit the test switch, the unit kills power to the server).

> I happen to have one of these units, but i has no battery.... does anyone
> know where to get one..?
> thanks in advance!
> Dylan
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R. Douglas Barbieri

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