[Nut-upsuser] Request For Additional Status Confirmation
roger at rogerprice.org
Sun Mar 7 10:06:41 GMT 2021
On Sat, 6 Mar 2021, Jon Kinne via Nut-upsuser wrote:
> I created a script called "reboot_notify" and saved it in usr/local/bin, and
> it looks like this:
Yes, good approach to the problem. In my solution there was an error. Instead
of "@reboot root ups-report &", I should have said "@reboot nut ups-report &".
It was bad security to execute as superuser.
> # Have the system pause while all the mail elements load,
> sleep 60
> # and then run the script:
> sudo /usr/local/bin/reboot_notify
Do you need to get root involved? If a hacker can substitute his reboot_notify
for yours, he gets full control.
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