[mythtv-users] [OT] UPS's and 24x7 MythBoxen...
bradallenfuller at yahoo.com
Wed Jul 27 22:00:08 EDT 2005
chris at cpr.homelinux.net wrote:
>On Wed, Jul 27, 2005 at 07:50:35PM -0300, Paul Pick wrote:
>>BTW: I'll second the opinion that apcupsd is better than the
>> apc power* software.
>Heh. I didn't even know that APC had their own Linux software. The
>only complaint I have with the apcupsd package is that I have a laser
>printer that causes brown-outs on the basement circuit, so every time
>someone in the house prints anything I get about 6 broadcasts and a
>bunch of email messages. Every time the apcupsd package is updated I
>have to go back in there and comment out the wall calls.
That's not a problem with apcupsd, that's a problem with your printer or
your service. If it's a new-ish printer, then I'd look at your service
box to see if you have a problem. A printer starting up should not draw
that much current.
More information about the mythtv-users