Re: Electricity Cutoffs, EXT3 and Filesystems
>---- Original Message ----
>Subject: Re: Electricity Cutoffs, EXT3 and Filesystems
>Date: Sun, 02 Nov 2008 04:28:58 -0600
>>On 11/02/08 03:39, Volkan YAZICI wrote:
>>>  Yes, we have couples of UPS boxes around, but they are not
>>> of standing the load for many hours. And yes, this is "Banana
>>> Republic" and companies cut your electricity off without a
>>Connect your UPSs to your servers with the relevant communications
>>wires, and then run UPS daemons like apcupsd or nuts. They will
>>cleanly shutdown the computers when the batteries get low.
>>Ron Johnson, Jr.
>>Jefferson LA USA
>>"I won't have to worry about putting gas in my car, I won't
>>have to worry about paying my mortgage."
>>Peggy Joseph, on why she loves Obama
Also make sure your UPS has some good surge protection. there
usually is a heafty transient each time the power is restored.
Lastly do NOT connect a printer to the UPS.
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