[Nut-upsuser] Monitoring for an alarm
pribyl at lowlevel.cz
Tue Jun 18 12:12:54 BST 2019
On Tue, 18 Jun 2019, Roger Price wrote:
> On Mon, 17 Jun 2019, Adam Pribyl wrote:
>> I found one of UPS has a
>> ups.alarm : Battery charger fail! Internal UPS fault!
>> Is there a way to monitor for this kind of failure? In upsmon I did not
>> and event type for alarms like this...
> See github issue "upsmon: add ALARM support #415"
> dated 4th April 2017.
Ah, thanks, I see there is even a branch with the code... not merged
> Meanwhile, it would be simple to run a cron job every 8 hours which read
> ups.alarm and compared that value with the previous value. If the value has
> changed, notify the sysadmin.
Hm, ok, I'll write the script to search for alarms for all the UPS
devices, as I have a central monitoring for them. Doing that on each of
them would not be feasible.
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