[Ubuntu-US-CA] Meeting Tomorrow (3/6)

Grant Bowman grantbow at gmail.com
Sun Mar 7 03:18:24 UTC 2010

I second Troy's recommendation.  I highly recommend http://www.apc.com
brand but make sure to get a more expensive one with AVR or "active
voltage regulation" such as the RS line.  I think the smallest one is
the BR500 with a list price of $109.99.  I'm sure you can get them
cheaper elsewhere.

Grant Bowman

On Sat, Mar 6, 2010 at 3:38 PM, Troy Ready <Troy.Ready at rezitech.com> wrote:
> I use a couple of APCs at home and love them. For the models with a USB interface (maybe all of them?), there's a package in the Ubuntu repositories for interfacing with them (shutdown at a certain power percentage, send an e-mail at power outages, etc).
> -Troy
> -----Original Message-----
> From: ubuntu-us-ca-bounces at lists.ubuntu.com [mailto:ubuntu-us-ca-bounces at lists.ubuntu.com] On Behalf Of Neal Bussett
> Sent: Saturday, March 06, 2010 14:49
> To: Ubuntu US California
> Subject: Re: [Ubuntu-US-CA] Meeting Tomorrow (3/6)
>> Just a quick question.  Your subject says "Meeting Tomorrow (3/6) but is
>  > dated today which is 3/6.  So is it today (3/6) or tomorrow (3/7)?
>  > Sorry if I misunderstand but I am new to this list and IRC as well.
> Hi Andy,
> That's totally just me and a PEBKAC error.  Tomorrow is the 7th, and
> that's when we're having our meeting.
> The URL for the meeting is also:
> https://wiki.ubuntu.com/CaliforniaTeam/Meetings/10March07
> Power outages make computers unhappy, so I've been dancing with
> recovery/reinstllation all weekend and it's apparently reduced my
> ability to properly read a calendar.
> On a related topic, anyone know good / bad brands for Uninterruptable
> Power Supplies?
> (and sorry for breaking threading, my webmail is stupid)
> Neal Bussett
> Ubuntu California

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