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Old 08-29-2008, 10:34 AM   #1
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apcupsd help

Good day

I just installed apcupsd 3.14.4 from
but i am not seeing any gui for the ups, my question is, is there suppose to be a gui and if not is there an app that i can use to monitor my ups

As for configurations I followed the readme-slackware from the below site, do i need any additional configurations?

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Old 08-29-2008, 12:51 PM   #2
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APCUPSD is not intended to provide a gui, only a monitoring daemon. The gnome power monitor applet (and thus, I suspect KDE's as well) is capable of reading this information and providing you a status based on it.
Old 08-29-2008, 01:38 PM   #3
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Ok thanks for the reply, will look into the kde power monitor applet and see if i could find one


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