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hardware:ups [2021/03/26 10:54]
Jamie McCallum
hardware:ups [2022/04/22 09:26] (current)
Warren Hankey [Check Setup]
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 The NUT control software is installed at a few sites and can be used to directly control Cyberpower and UPSonic UPS.  The NUT control software is installed at a few sites and can be used to directly control Cyberpower and UPSonic UPS. 
  
-The main use at the moment is to power cycle the DBBC3HB - its UPS is currently connected to ''flexbuffhb''.+The main use at the moment is to power cycle the DBBC3s at both Mt. Pleasant and Katherine. 
 + 
 +====== Check Basic Setup====== 
 + 
 +  Ensure RfSwOnForS is turned ON at pduhb and ipske  for mixed mode observations AUM, AUA etc 
 +   
 +  Otherwise wide band mode is enabled, where symptoms include reported bad delays on IF's  
 + 
 +====== Hobart12 ====== 
 +To reboot DBBC3HB, use the following commands <code>ssh observer@weather 
 +su 
 +upscmd  CyberPower load.off 
 +### wait 10s 
 +upscmd  CyberPower load.on 
 +</code> 
 + 
 +The ''upscmd'' will prompt for a username and password (''admin'' and the root pw.) 
 + 
 +====== Katherine ====== 
 +To reboot DBBC3KE, use the following commands <code>ssh observer@dell2ke 
 +su 
 +upscmd  UPS-DBBC3 load.off 
 +### wait 10s 
 +upscmd  UPS-DBBC3 load.on 
 +</code> 
 +The upscmd will prompt for a username and password (admin and the root pw.) 
 + 
 +If you have error messages when running these commands, try killing any NUT processes (with ''pkill -9 nut'') and then restart with ''/etc/init.d/nut-server start'' . If that doesn't kill the running nut command, then restart the nut server with "/etc/init.d/nut-server restart" 
 + 
  
 ====== Installation ====== ====== Installation ======
 apt-get install nut apt-get install nut
  
-Then edit the /etc/nut/ files - vc0/flexbuffhb have templates for a working configuration +Then edit the /etc/nut/ files - vc0/flexbuffhb/dell2ke have templates for a working configuration 
  
 ===== UPS interaction and control ===== ===== UPS interaction and control =====
 To see the list of available commands, use  To see the list of available commands, use 
  
-''upscmd  -l CyberPower''+''upscmd -l  CyberPower''
  
 To switch the UPS off or on, use: To switch the UPS off or on, use:
  
-''upscmd  -l CyberPower load.off'' or ''upscmd  -l CyberPower load.on''+''upscmd  CyberPower load.off'' or ''upscmd  -l CyberPower load.on''
  
 You will need to run this as root, using the admin username. You will need to run this as root, using the admin username.