Subject: Re: apcupsd
To: Ian Harding <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 07/05/2003 16:52:33
On Thu, Jul 03, 2003 at 03:22:34PM -0700, Ian Harding wrote:
> This is a little OT, but...
> I have apcupsd up and running, all happy.  But whenever I restart the
> machine, it will not start back up.  It hangs the boot sequence for quite
> some time (I have not ha dthe patience to wait for it to give up, if it ever
> would).
> This has happened before, and after some fiddling, I have got it back up.
> Usually fiddling with minicom.  I assume I accidentally do something right
> in that fiddling.

I added 'local' to the appropriate line in /etr/ttys line, e.g.:
tty00   "/usr/libexec/getty std.9600"   unknown off secure local

Manuel Bouyer <>
     NetBSD: 24 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference