[Nut-upsuser] nut vs ups fail

Stuart D. Gathman stuart at gathman.org
Wed May 8 22:39:22 BST 2019

On Tue, 7 May 2019, Gene Heskett wrote:

> May 07 10:40:21 coyote upsd[12110]: fopen /var/run/nut/upsd.pid: No such
> file or directory

Some time ago, Fedora made /var/run a symlink to /run which is a tmpfs
filesystem.  Thus, any subdirectories must be created afresh each boot.
The packager for nut may have neglected this.  Try creating the
/var/run/nut directory, make it writable but nut.  If that lets you
start nut-server properly, then it is made permanent by adding a file to
Then create a bug report for the nut package.

 	      Stuart D. Gathman <stuart at gathman.org>
"Confutatis maledictis, flamis acribus addictis" - background song for
a Microsoft sponsored "Where do you want to go from here?" commercial.

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