File System ???
ml at the-view.eclipse.co.uk
Wed Jul 13 18:34:45 UTC 2005
On Tue, 2005-07-12 at 17:44 -0400, Hugh Crissman wrote:
> * Robbo <ml at the-view.eclipse.co.uk> [2005-07-12 19:55:36]:
> > If your having many power outages get a UPS, only way to safeguard your
> > data than any filesystem changeover would do when suffering a power
> > outage.
> Funny thing is, it is on a UPS. I do not have it set to gracefully shutdown on power outage. What tool in linux does this? Really, the only thing it
> does is buy me time for when I am at home and can manually shut everything down. Even though power outages are not a regular occurance, I would like
> to fix this as well if anyone has any suggestions.
Most UPS's use a serial cable to the PC to tell the PC whats going on,
all thats needed software wise is the package upsd or apcupsd (if UPS
If you have more than 1 PC connected to the UPS, the software can
shutdown other PC's as well even though it's not directly connected to
the UPS via serial cable.
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