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CyberPower UPS Battery Setup

posted Jan 28, 2011, 1:32 PM by Dong Xu   [ updated Feb 4, 2011, 1:27 PM ]
1. Plug in the computer to the UPS device and plug in the usb lead.
2. Go to
3. Download the rpm for the correct version for the PC architecture and the rpm install guide.
4. Follow the instructions in ppl-rpm-install-guide.pdf
5. Modify /etc/ to have an email automatically sent on power failure.
6. Modify /etc/pwrstatd.conf to set time delays for shutdown after loss of power and low battery and low battery threshold.