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Re: can anyone recommend a UPS to works good with 7.3, 8.0?



I'll stand corrected on the software issue.  I think the situation
is better now.  See http://www.sibbald.com/apcupsd/.
Thanks to Stephen W. Orr.

I still think the manageability is not good.  But the price is.

----- Original Message -----
From: <redhat_valhalla yahoo com au>
To: <valhalla-list redhat com>
Sent: Friday, April 18, 2003 1:00 AM
Subject: Re: can anyone recommend a UPS to works good with 7.3, 8.0?


> On Thu, 17 Apr 2003, John Meagher wrote:
>
> > Check into the managability of whatever you get.
> > The low-end APC systems like the Back-UPS Pro
> > 1100 have a "serial" port, but it's nonstandard
> > wiring,  doesn't use ASCII characters and can't
> > tell you anything about the UPS except that the
> > AC power failed.  Definitely not for servers and
> > no Linux support.  Look for something that can
> > monitor and control your input, battery, and load,
> > maybe with an ethernet port.
>
> I had thought (without putting it to the test) that APC support for
> Linux was good.
>
> I'd check with the APC website to see what's there. Also, check
whether
> the GNU package supports it.
>
>
> >
> >
> > ----- Original Message -----
> > From: "Keith Mastin" <kmastin beechtree ca>
> > To: <valhalla-list redhat com>
> > Sent: Thursday, April 17, 2003 5:50 PM
> > Subject: Re: can anyone recommend a UPS to works good with 7.3, 8.0?
> >
> >
> > >
> > > > Hello people,
> > > > I have to setup a redhat linux server for a site, but the last
thing
> > to
> > > > do is the UPS.  Can anyone recommend a UPS that works good with
> > redhat?
> > > > One name that comes to mind is APC....but just wanted to confirm
> > with
> > > > wisdom of the list.
> > >
> > > APC has some good UPS systems, but if you want a rock-solid UPS
with
> > > excellent power cleaning ability, then check out powerware.
> > >
> > > --
> > > Keith Mastin
> > > BeechTree Information Technology Services Inc.
> > > Toronto, Canada
> > > (416)696 6070
> > >
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