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Old 07-10-2003, 10:22 PM   #1
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Linux Redhat7.1 + UPS

I have a functioning CyberPower 325SL UPS hooked to the serial port on my linux rh7.1 box.

When I cut the power and it goes to battery, I dont really see any message from powerd or that init is going to halt for the powerfail.
Does this take longer than immediate to occur? Or do I need to manually activate (or maybe install) powerd?
Old 08-20-2003, 12:31 PM   #2
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you have configure powerd.conf! (suse:/etc/)
have a look to the man page of powerd
and under ther are some exaples in the packed-doc's wich will help you!

Old 08-20-2003, 01:00 PM   #3
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Its cool, I already fixed it. I recently upgraded to RH9 and am running the powstatd program, it works like a charm


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