[Nut-upsuser] One little thing not quite correct in my configuration
clepple at gmail.com
Wed Sep 9 13:07:10 UTC 2009
On Sep 9, 2009, at 8:36 AM, James Moody wrote:
> All of this work is being done on the system that has the UPS - I'm
> not trying to do any network monitoring yet. The symptom is that
> when I try to use 'upsc' I get the failure message "Error: server
> disconnected" on the console, and this line in /var/log/daemon.log:
> <date/name> upsd: Rejecting TCP connection from 127.0.0.1
> My current suspicion is I don't have the upsd.users file set up
> quite correctly. Questions:
> (1) are the users listed in upsd.conf real system users (ie, as
> listed in /etc/passwd file), or are they just defined within nut.
Completely separate from /etc/passwd.
> (2) what is this 'upsc.conf' file mentioned in the man page for
> upsc? The man page systems knows nothing about it, and I can't find
> a description through web browsing. Or is this an obsolete file?
It's a typo (mea culpa). It should be 'ups.conf'.
> I'm running an Ubuntu 8.10 server, and the latest release of nut
> available through the package manager.
Is that 2.2.2-6ubuntu1?
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