[Nut-upsuser] ups not being started sat reboot

Phil Stracchino phils at caerllewys.net
Sat Sep 5 17:58:01 BST 2020

On 2020-09-05 05:23, Roger Price wrote:
> On Sat, 5 Sep 2020, Gene Heskett wrote:
>> But runs normally if started.  On a rpi4 running an uptodate raspbian 
>> buster, how do I set it to auto start at boot time?
> Hello Gene, By "auto start" I assume you mean the automatic power on of a box 
> when wall power returns after a power failure. For this to work, two things are 
> needed:
>   1. The UPS power outlets have been turned off.
>   2. The box's BIOS has been set to "power up on AC return".  (The words may 
> change, it depends on the BIOS.)

You might also be able to leverage wake-on-lan here, since much modern
hardware is never really fully "off" as long as it is powered.

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