Using A APC UPS With Linux
A UPS is a great way to protect your system from power outages. Below is a guide to set a managed UPS with Linux.
Install The Software
Modify Required APCUPSD File
Change the file so that the line ""ISCONFIGURED=NO"" now reads ""ISCONFIGURED=YES""
Connect the UPSYou can check to see if it was picked up properly by viewing the log files.
Change APCUPSD Configuration File
Modify the following entries to reflect the following:
Test The UPS Connection
Restart The UPS Daemon
View Current Status Of UPS
View Log Of UPS Events