Subject: Re: rc.d: client-server dependencies
To: Martin Husemann <>
From: Geert Hendrickx <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 08/15/2006 15:27:00
On Tue, Aug 15, 2006 at 03:14:56PM +0200, Martin Husemann wrote:
> On Tue, Aug 15, 2006 at 01:12:16PM +0000, Mike M. Volokhov wrote:
> > Only if upsd will always be installed with upsmon. Otherwise it tuns upsmon's
> > problem into upsd's one :-)
> All four (upsd, upsmon, upslog and upsdriver) are installed by the same pkg.
> The pkg is tiny, so I don't think splitting it up into client and server parts
> would make sense.

Probably not.  Also, the system running upsd will also run upsmon in the
majority of the cases.  The only exception would be a host connected to a
UPS via a serial cable (or otherwise) while not receiving power from it.  

I already applied this fix to the sysutils/ups-nut package.