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Re: [SLE] Multiple Linux on one UPS
  • From: Joe & Sesil Morris <Joe_Morris@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 02 Aug 2001 22:17:38 +0800
  • Message-id: <3B696102.8010204@xxxxxxx>
Raul Gutierrez Segales wrote:

>> Connect the UPS to one Linux, the master. It tells the slaves to shutdown,
>> wait a period for comfirmation, shuts itself down and turns off
>> the UPS. Details depend on the UPS brand and model and which UPS software
>> you are using.
> Do you know where I can get "free" software for a Junior UPS cause
> the factory that sold me the UPS wants to charge me 100 bucks for
> the software and the serial a cable, do you think that is a fair
> price?

Try the package smartups. Its on the CDs. It will do what you want. Just read the documentation and, if you know a bit of soldering, make your own cable. It is not that hard and a lot less than $100.

Joe & Sesil Morris
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