[Nut-upsuser] config file locations

Gene Heskett gheskett at wdtv.com
Wed Oct 22 03:51:04 UTC 2014

On Tuesday 21 October 2014 22:06:48 Charles Lepple did opine
And Gene did reply:
> Hi Gene,
> On Oct 21, 2014, at 9:12 PM, Gene Heskett <gheskett at wdtv.com> wrote:
> >> configure: error: libgd not found, required for CGI build
> >> 
> >> And gdlib does not appear to be available from the repo's.
> Sorry, I must have missed that message.
> This is still with Ubuntu 10.04, right?
> http://packages.ubuntu.com/source/lucid/nut lists the build
> dependencies, and it looks like both libgd2-xpm-dev and
> libgd2-noxpm-dev are still available. (NUT does not explicitly need
> the XPM support, so either one should work.)
> I will admit that we haven't done much with the NUT CGI stuff lately. A
> few years ago, someone pointed me towards collectd, which logs
> min/max/average values to RRD databases (among others), and I have
> been using that to get hourly/daily/weekly/monthly summaries via CGI
> scripts (/usr/share/doc/collectd-core/examples/collection3). NUT
> monitoring seems to be available in the collectd version that is in
> 10.04. Something to consider if you are looking for more than just an
> instantaneous readout: http://packages.ubuntu.com/lucid/collectd

Can you snapshot the stuff in collectd.conf that enable nut monitoring?

And where then do I read the results?

Cheers, Gene Heskett
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