[Nut-upsdev] Nut (git) upsdrvctl fails without "-u root start <upsname>", upsd fails on state file GID

Charles Lepple clepple at gmail.com
Fri Jan 10 04:56:24 UTC 2014

On Dec 16, 2013, at 5:52 PM, David C. Rankin wrote:

> On 12/16/2013 09:06 AM, Charles Lepple wrote:
>> If you want, we can take a look at the output of the aforementioned udevd
>> command from your system. Please compress the output, and if the list bounces
>> it, I'll extract the relevant portion from the bounce message.
>> I have a funny feeling we might either have a Debian-specific dependency on
>> 91-permissions.rules, or some other package is masking the NUT udev rule.
> Charles,
>  I'll be glad to get the information from my box, but we have to get upsd
> running again. See thread: "kernel update to 3.12.5-1, now: upsd[617]:
> getaddrinfo: Servname not supported for ai_socktype". upsd quit working after my
> kernel update today. I have no ideas what the ai_socktype error is, but I've
> seen quite a bit of coding arguments about how to implement it on the web.
> Perhaps the latest kernel makes the way nut does it not work anymore. That's for
> the other thread though...

^ I think this has been addressed, right?

>  If the output from my udev test is large, I'll just post if for download on my
> site and include a link in the email. Thanks again for your help.

Any updates on the udev debug output?


Charles Lepple
clepple at gmail

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