[Nut-upsuser] grep ID /etc/os-release
mark at mehconsulting.com
Thu Nov 19 16:10:36 GMT 2020
On 11/19/2020 6:09 AM, Roger Price wrote:
> I would like to build a list of the user names and configuration file locations
> for the most common distributions which include NUT. So far I have:
> Distrib User Config directory
> debian nut /etc/nut/
> opensuse upsd /etc/ups/
> These will be used to produce more user-friendly tools and documentation for
> NUT. If you use some other distribution, could you report
> 1. How does the distribution identify itself?
> Suggestion: command grep ID /etc/os-release
> 2. Which non-root user is used to run the upsd and upsmon daemons?
> Suggestion: command ps -ef | grep upsd | grep -v -E "grep|cupsd"
> 3. Where does the distribution place the NUT configuration files?
> Suggestion 1: command locate upsd.conf | grep -E "^/etc" | grep -v cups
> Suggestion 2: command ls -d /etc/*/* | grep "upsd.conf" | grep -v cups
> I am particularly interested in Fedora, CentOS, Ubuntu, Mint, Arch and ***BSD.
> My thanks for any help you can provide. Roger
For CentOS 7 the user is 'nut' and the config directory is /etc/ups
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