ups fully charged?

ToddAndMargo ToddAndMargo at
Mon Sep 7 05:47:47 CEST 2015

On 09/06/2015 08:34 PM, killermoehre wrote:
> Am 06.09.2015 um 23:41 schrieb ToddAndMargo:
>> On 09/03/2015 09:23 AM, ToddAndMargo wrote:
>>> Hi All,
>>> xfce 4.10; Scientific Linux 7.1  (RHEL clone).
>>> When I log in, I have been getting a "notifyd" pop up
>>> that my UPS is fully charged.
>>> Did I do that?
>>> Can it be configured?
>>> Will whatever it is replace "apcupds"?
>>> Many thanks,
>>> -T
>> It is part of Xfce Power Manager.  I had apparently installed
>> it once and then removed it, but the whole thing did not come out.
>> I have it back in now and I do like it.
>> Question: in a server situation where a user is not logged
>> in most of the time (from the console), will this plugin's
>> back end still control UPS shutdown in a power outage?
>> Or is it best to install APCUPSD?
>> Many thanks,
>> -T
> This plugin will only show you things. If you want automated reaction for a server, use APCUPSD (and using a graphical environment on a server is a sinn, IMHO).
> Regards

In "Xfce Power Manager", "Settings", "System" tab, it has
a section called "Critical power".  Your choices are

Critical Power Lever xx%

       Do nothing

Seems to me it is actually doing somersetting.  What am I
missing?   (I have mine set on 10% and Shutdown.)


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