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Turn off computer automatically when there's no electricity

I'm wondering that I could not find anything useful on Google. I'm using a cheap UPS which actually prevents my computer to be turned off immediately if there are some electricity issues (they are ...
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How to set shutdown criteria for network ups tools in Debian Jessie

I have installed the nut-server and nut-client pagages for debian and I do have communication with a dell ups. I can send shutdown and start commands via upsdrvctl and the UPS is fully supported ...
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apcupsd on Linux does not report on APC BackUPS Pro 900

From what documentation I could find, the UPS should be (is!) supported by Linux and ought to work with apcupsd. I looked for specific problems such as the infamous Microlink protocol, and found none. ...
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Can a consumer-level (i.e. cheap) UPS trigger a custom script on power failure on Linux?

I am essentially trying to build is a poor mans server failover solution. The non-profit organization I am part of is planning to host several web applications. In order to save on hosting costs we ...
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in-car server, avoid disk error when power interruption?

guys I have a low powered 1U server in my car which collect some data, but when I stop my car and remove my key, the power for the linux box will be cut immediately for the computer. And power back ...
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Shut Down VMware guest applications when UPS kicks in

So my situation is that I am running VMware workstation to run a LAMP server for some lightweight data collection. My host OS is Windows XP. I have a APC UPS that is set to shut down the PC via ...
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Can my Linux box turn off the UPS after it shuts down?

I have an APC UPS with all my computer peripherals plugged into it. When I'm done using the computer, I'd like to be able to type "shutdown" or "init 0" and walk away from the machine, trusting that ...