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Matthew Seaman m.seaman at
Sun Jun 15 14:04:54 PDT 2003

On Sun, Jun 15, 2003 at 01:23:18PM -0700, ase at wrote:
> Hello,
> I currently have an APC  Smart-UPS 1000, It is connected to my win2k
> machine using a serial cable and using power chute I can have the computer
> shutdown when the battery gets low. There are 3 computers connected to
> it, my FreeBSD server, my gentoo workstation, and my windows 2000 workstation.
> What I'd really like to do is find a way to run a daemon the server that
> will shutdown my windows and gentoo machines after it goes X number of
> minutes into ups mode.
> Anyone know any software of the like?

    ports: sysutils/nut

Should do everything that you require.



Dr Matthew J Seaman MA, D.Phil.                       26 The Paddocks
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