Subject: Re: UPS to use with NetBSD?
To: Thomas Mueller <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 07/05/2001 21:29:03
On Thu, Jul 05, 2001 at 03:19:01AM -0400, Thomas Mueller wrote:
> What brand of UPS is preferred to use with NetBSD?  Two leading brands are APC
> and Tripp Lite, I believe there are others.  I will need one with a new computer
> to protect against power surges and avoid interruption due to split-second power
> outages.  Currently I have an APC BackUPS Pro 420, manufactured August 1995,
> which will be woefully inadequate for a new computer.  If I stay with APC, I
> will be eligible for TradeUPS discount.

I'm using APC smartUPS, monitored with the apcupsd package. I'm happy with

Manuel Bouyer <>