[Nut-upsdev] Re: [Nut-upsuser] Ablerex 625L USB version

Peter Selinger selinger at mathstat.dal.ca
Thu Feb 1 03:15:01 CET 2007

Jon Gough wrote:
> Carlos,
>     I have implemented that and it works.
>     What I want to do is run the T<n>  command to have it test for a 
> different length of time than the standard 10 secs. If I can get this 
> to work then I can send other commands to setup the UPS correctly, ie 
> wait 10 mins after loss of power before shutting servers down, but 
> make sure there is 2 mins of power left to allow for shut down to occur.

I don't think that kind of functionality belongs in the driver. The
driver should limit itself to reading information and sending commands
to the UPS. Decisions about when and how to shut down should be left
to upsmon, which does it uniformly for all drivers.

-- Peter

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