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Re: Finding some UPS which works with OpenBSD


In lists.openbsd-misc, you wrote:
> I want to buy a UPS system to protect my server machines against power
> faults. My servers run openbsd so I would like to find some UPS system
> which work with openbsd. Looking the mailling list archives I have found
> some info about this topic but no one point me to some good UPS system. My
> question is: is there anyone who is using some UPS system with his openbsd
> machine? I know that exist some package (basically nut) which was created
> to do this kind of things but I would like to know your experiences with
> this topic.

I can definitely recommend NUT, it offers all you would expect for
managing a UPS and more... Although I've not yet attached a UPS
directly to an OpenBSD box, it is linked with a Linux box and
is/was monitored from Solaris, Linux, OpenBSD and MS Windows. 

Ciao, Arne.
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