Why am I always doubting my own decisions?
I got a cheap line-interactive UPS because it has very little power usage, it's quiet, and the USB status connection is supported by my Synology NAS (or NUT usbhid-ups, for that matter). All I want to be able to do is bridge the short power dips I've been seeing about once a year, and organize for an orderly shutdown if power is out for a longer time.
But now it's here - just how much cooler would it have been to get a networked UPS with more features?
@mmu_man Yes, but it still can fetch status information from supported UPSes via USB (or serial), and then redistribute that over the network to other nodes.
@galaxis I have both. Having network connectivity isn't much better unless you want every host to be a nut server instead of one server plus clients.
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