[Nut-upsuser] newmge-shut warning (was: MGE Ellipse 800 shutdown problems)

Arnaud Quette aquette.dev at gmail.com
Thu Oct 25 19:51:11 UTC 2007

I'm now doubting if I've made this statement or not, so here it is:
newmge-shut is *not* ready for production usage!

I've lately found some bugs during the MGE PSP 3.0.4/3.0.5/3.0.6 updates.

So for the moment, prefer to keep using mge-shut.

2007/10/25, Rózsa Gábor <mailer.tovis at freemail.hu>:
> newmge-shut ???
> Shutdown, switch of ups does not work. Using command
> #upsmon -c fsd -u monmaster
> shutdown the boxes but the ups leave untached - I plugged back online
> manually.
> Using ups-cgi (old version found in etch) not reports ONBATTERY.
> No message to all connected users ONBATTERY
> No changes in battery charge level
> After reboot web status show "LOWBATTERY" as low as 26% (I doesnt check
> upsc)!!!
> I do not recognize "stale" situation - but I do not know that I should be
> happy or not.
> What to do now?

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